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Deposit and authorization by the CEDT - 2024

This procedure is the continuation of the request for authorization of deposit and defense of the doctoral thesis by uploading the documentation in sigma




PhD candidates must REGISTER the request for deposit and authorization of defense of the Thesis (by the CEDT) before the deadline that can be found in Sigma. In this document  you will find more detailed information about the process summarized as follows:

The application for the deposit of the doctoral thesis (annex II) together with the associated documentation must be submitted (exclusively in electronic format) at the Registration Office located at the Doctoral School (Cantoblanco campus), at the General Registration Office of the UAM (Rectorate Building) or through the Common Electronic Registry of the General State Administration.

Documentation to be submitted at the Registry:

- Application for authorization to defend the doctoral thesis (annex 2).

- Abstract of the doctoral thesis (in Spanish and English) both in one file.

- Declaration of Ethical Commitment and Originality

- Form about the assignment of rights for the dissemination of the thesis in open access.

Once the deposit of the thesis has been made public for fifteen days, if no allegations against it are received, the EDUAM administration will transfer to the CEDT the request for authorization to defend the doctoral thesis.