Thesis and dissertation enrolment

Enrolling into the 30-point research essay, 45-point dissertation*, 60-point dissertation and the 120-point thesis.

To find a supervisor for your sub-doctoral research project/course, start by contacting your department’s Postgraduate Adviser. The Postgraduate Adviser will inform you of their department’s specific process to secure a supervisor. You can find a list of Postgraduate Advisers listed below.

*The 45-point dissertation is restricted to ECON 794 90-point research portfolio, to be completed equally as 45-point A and B courses only.


If you are enrolled in the BCom (Hons), BProp (Hons), MCom or MProp (120 point), or MCom or MProp (180 point), you are required to enrol your dissertation or thesis with the relevant department.

Written approval from both your supervisor and Postgraduate Adviser is required before submitting your enrolment. The link below will lead to digital enrolment form.

Ensure that every section of both the approval form and the digital enrolment form are filled in. Forms that are not signed by your supervisor and the Postgraduate Adviser will not be processed.

Business School Departments Postgraduate Adviser List

Department Name Email
Accounting and Finance

Fred Ng (Accounting)

Paul Geertsema (Finance)

Commercial Law Alex Sims
Economics Ryan Greenway-McGrevy
Information Systems and Operations Management Fernando Beltran

Management and International Business Benjamin Fath
Marketing Shahper Richter
Property William Cheung

How long does thesis or dissertation enrolment take?

Business School Student and Academic Services will check if you fulfil all the prerequisites of your programme. This process could take up to five working days.