Doctoral Citation Submission Form

Form Type: Master’s Thesis/Doctoral Dissertation
Form For: Current Students


This form should be used to submit the doctoral citation to be read at the graduate ceremony.

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Doctoral Citation Submission Form

In recognition of the accomplishments of its doctoral graduates, UBC has instituted the reading of doctoral citations during graduation ceremonies.

  • *Citations should be approved by your supervisor before submitting this form. For more information about doctoral citations please visit
  • The citation should be a maximum of 350 characters and summarize, in lay language, the nature of the independent research, the contribution to knowledge made by the candidate in the dissertation, and the intellectual and/or practical value of the work.

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