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Guide for Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETD's) 

Welcome to the Department of Library Services (DLS) Electronic Thesis/Dissertation Submission Guide. The DLS is committed to provide open access to the University of Pretoria's scholarly outputs by producing simple guidelines for self-submissions.

All Masters and Doctoral students are required to submit their thesis/dissertations to the Institutional Repository, UPSpace, as a graduation requirement. The Institutional Repository Administrator will review all submissions to ensure they adhere to UP's thesis/dissertation guidelines.

This guide will walk you through the process of submitting your thesis/dissertation to the Library's UPSpace. Follow steps 1-5 




Thesis/Dissertation Submissions

Thesis/Dissertation submission and graduation

In order to graduate, students must:


What to submit to the Library?


How to submit your thesis/dissertation and research data?


Guidance and support