In addition to the mandatory coursework at both institutions, as set forth in the agreement, the double degree student is required to write a Master thesis. Students will write the master thesis at the host institution. SGH students will prepare Master Project at EDHEC and EDHEC students will prepare their Master Thesis at SGH.
Once completed, the Master Thesis’ / Project’ credits are listed on the host institution transcript so that the home institution can credit as validated by equivalency.
The partner institutions assure the legal and organizational preconditions required for enabling the double degree students to start with the Master Thesis / Project in their second study year.
The Master Thesis / Project shall be supervised and reviewed by the faculty member from the university at which the student writes the thesis. The language of the Master thesis is English.
Both SGH and EDHEC require an oral defence of the Master Thesis / Project which will be conducted as part of the host institution’s regular procedure.
The management process of the preparation of the Master Thesis / Project should meet all the legal and academic constraints of the institution at which student writes and defends the Master Thesis / Project.
According to the Article 76 paragraph 4 of the Polish Law on Higher Education and Science, all Master Theses (written at SGH) must pass through the Unified Anti-plagiarism System. An appropriate procedure will be prepared in a separate document.