The University Grants Commission (UGC) has extended dates for the submission of thesis by MPhil and PhD students.
â€œExtension of six months, may also be granted for submitting evidence of publication and presentation in two conferences. However, tenure of fellowship will remain upto five years only,â€ the UGC notice reads.
â€œIn continuation to UGC Public Notice dated 16 March, 2021 on the above mentioned subject, and keeping in view the larger interest of the research scholars, a further extension of six months beyond 31.12.2021, i.e., till 30th June 2022, for submission of thesis by M.Phil/Ph.D. students may be granted by the Universities,â€ the UGC has said.
â€œIt is also notified that the extension for submission of M.Phil./Ph.D. thesis till June, 2022 shall be applicable to all such students whose due date of submission of M.Phil./ Ph.D. thesis is on or before 30 June 2022,â€ it has added.