Deadlines and important dates - the Dissertation Committee

The Dissertation Committee has a meeting every other week, except for the summer period. The dates below are set to give you enough time for all stages of the dissertation process. You may only defend your thesis and have your constituent papers pre-reviewed within the defence dates.

Fall semester 2022

Fall semester 2022
Meeting Deadline Earliest possible date of defence
2022-08-16 2022-08-02 2022-10-21
2022-08-30 2022-08-16 2022-11-03
2022-09-12 2022-08-29 2022-11-18
2022-09-26 2022-09-12 2022-12-02
2022-10-11 2022-09-27 2022-12-16
2022-10-25 2022-10-11 2023-01-13
2022-11-08 2022-10-25 2023-01-27
2022-11-21 2022-11-07 2023-02-10
2022-12-05 2022-11-21 2023-02-27

Spring semester 2023

Spring semester 2023
Meeting Deadline Earliest possible date of defence
2023-01-10 2022-12-14 2023-03-17
2023-01-24 2023-01-10 2023-03-31
2023-02-06 2023-01-24 2023-04-14
2023-02-20 2023-02-06 2023-04-28
2023-03-07 2023-02-21 2023-05-12
2023-03-21 2023-03-07 2023-05-26
2023-04-03 2023-03-20 2023-06-09
2023-04-17 2023-03-30 2023-06-20
2023-05-02 2023-04-18 2023-08-18
2023-05-15 2023-04-27 2023-09-01
2023-05-29 2023-05-11 2023-09-15
2023-06-12 2023-05-25 2023-09-29

Note, it is not possible to submit any thesis to KIB or have a dissertation on any of the dates below.

2023-04-07—2023-04-10 Easter holiday

2023-05-01 Public holiday

2023-05-18—2023-05-19 Public holiday and bridge day

2023-06-05—2023-06-06 Bridge day and public holiday

During the period 2023-07-01—2023-08-14 you must make an appointment with KIB when you plan to hand in the statutory copies.

 

Defense dates

Fall semester 2022: 8 August - 21 December

Spring semester 2023: 9 January - 20 June

Fall semester 2023: 7 August - 19 December

The Dissertation Committee is appointed by the Committee for Doctoral Education to oversee compliance with the examination rules and to ensure the highest possible quality of theses published by Karolinska Institutet. The Dissertation Committee has meetings both in Solna and in Huddinge.

Members in the Dissertation Committee

Contact

The Dissertation Committee

Questions about the public defence application