MSc thesis documents

Below you can find the thesis documents for each study programme (contract and manual) and some specific points of attention.
If your study programme is not on the list, please contact our thesis coordinator Joanne Leerlooijer (education.cpt@wur.nl).


 


Study programmes

Communication, Health and Life Sciences (MCH)

Thesis codes

  • CPT-81333 MSc thesis Strategic Communication (33 ECTS)
  • CPT-80833 MSc thesis Knowledge, Technology and Innovation (33 ECTS)

Thesis manual
The thesis manual contains:

  • Course description
  • Thesis contract

Download the thesis manual.
Download the assessment form.
Download the printing allowance.

Important specifics

  • Main supervisor is staff from COM or KTI.
    2nd supervisor is someone from Life Sciences or an external person, make an agreement about the division of supervision is fixed (e.g. 50/50 or 70/30).
  • At the examination at least 3 persons are present including the main supervisor (2nd supervisor Life Sciences and 3rd evaluator COM/KTI).
  • MCS students need to present the research proposal and a draft of the final thesis report in a colloquium, as part of their study. The supervisor is supposed to be present and chair and assess the presentation.

Graduation form for supervisor

Development and Rural Innovation (MDR)

Thesis codes

  • CPT-80830, MSc Thesis Knowledge, Technology and Innovation
  • CPT-81330, MSc Thesis Strategic Communication
    Thesis manual

The thesis manual contains:

  • Course description
  • Thesis contract

Download the thesis manual.
Download the assessment form.
Download the printing allowance.

Important specifics

  • Without a signed contract and approved proposal the student is not allowed to do fieldwork abroad!
  • Main supervisor is staff from COM or KTI.
  • (If applicable) 2nd supervisor is someone from RDS or KTI.
    Head of the chair group (Peter Feindt) or a representative is responsible for the final assessment of the thesis.
  • At the examination at least two persons are present, including the main supervisor.
  • If there is a co-supervisor, all supervisors are to be present at the examination.
  • Students from MDR need to present their results from the fieldwork. The supervisor has to be present, but doesn’t have to chair the meeting.

Graduation form for supervisor

International Development Studies (MID)

Thesis codes

  • CPT-80833, MSc Thesis Knowledge, Technology and Innovation
  • CPT-81333, MSc Thesis Strategic Communication

Thesis manual
The thesis manual contains:

  • Course description
  • Thesis contrac

Download the thesis manual.
Download the assessment form.
Download the printing allowance.

Important specifics

  • Without an approved proposal the student is not allowed to do fieldwork abroad!
  • Main supervisor is staff from COM or KTI.
    Head of the chair group (prof. Peter Feindt or prof. Cees Leeuwis) or a representative is responsible for the final assessment of the thesis.
  • At the examination at two persons are present, including the main supervisor.
  • If there is a co-supervisor, all supervisors are to be present at the examination.
  • MID students need to present the research proposal and a draft of the final thesis report in a colloquium, as part of their study. The supervisor is supposed to be present and chair and assess the presentation.


Graduation form for supervisor

Management Economics and Consumer Studies (MME)

Thesis codes

  • CPT-80833, MSc Thesis Knowledge, Technology and Innovation
  • CPT-81333, MSc Thesis Strategic Communication

Thesis manual
The thesis manual contains:

  • Course description
  • Thesis contract

Download the thesis manual.
Download the assessment form.
Download the printing allowance.

Important specifics
MME students need to present the research proposal and a draft of the final thesis report in a colloquium, as part of their study. The supervisor is supposed to be present and chair and assess the presentation.

Graduation form for supervisor