Mechanical & Mechatronic Engineering
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Current postgraduate students

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​General​

​- SU PG Studies guide 2018 - welcome and orientation

-Postgraduate timetable meeting 2018

- Timetable 2018​

- Exam procedures 2017/2018​​ (revised Oct 2017)

- Test week with venues



Study Guide

-Study Guide for M and PhD students 2018 (16 February 2018​)​​​​


International Office – Postgraduate skills

https://www0.sun.ac.za/international/current-students/postgraduate-students/postgraduate-skills.html​


Procedures for purchasing, workshop work and safety

- Please visit the Undergraduate Current page for different procedures regarding purchasing, workshop work and safety


Guides and Templates

- Please visit the Undergraduate Current page for the Guide for Writing Technical Reports, and the Guide for using SI Units
- Please visit the Undergraduate Current page for different templates you might need

-  Formatting Requirement​s for Dissertations, Theses and MEng Project Reports (Word Document)

-  Formatting Requirements for Dis​sertations, Theses and MEng Project Reports (PDF Document)

Click here to download a front page template

- SU Plagiarism Declaration (PDF)



- Provisions as to the format, final submission, duplication and binding of Master’s the​ses (M, 5.7, p. 158) and doctoral dissertations (PhD, 6.11​, p. 176)​​​

- E-thesis instruction​ (Departmental administrator to nominate, upload and approve e-thesis)​

Turnitin: Error uploading thesis​

-Latest SU policies on Plagiarism (including the compulsory use of Turnitin or a similar tool before submission of projects/theses/dissertations for examination)


Tips for Thesis

Hints for Thesis Writing​
How to write a great research paper


LateX

LateX installation
LateX presentation (2014)​