Master's Thesis, Dissertation and Project Work
This page is available under these URLs:
If you are attending a full degree programme at BOKU, you have to follow the guidelines of
Generally as a Bachelor student this means that you have to register for your Bachelor’s thesis
through BOKUonline. Master and PhD students have to search for a topic and supervisor with a
venia docendi or an equivalent qualification on their own. You find more information on the
Website -> Final Degree and under following link:
Please also check BOKU's new thesis platform (only available with BOKUonline login).
Would you like to attend a full PhD programme at BOKU?
For exchange students ONLY
If you wish to work on your thesis, dissertation or project, we ask you to do some research and get in touch with your future BOKU tutor/supervisor.
You can find current job offers and projects at BOKU here.
In our research database FIS you can search for current projects by key words.
Furthermore, the homepages of the institutes might help you to find a (co-)supervisor for your thesis or dissertation.
List of Departments
(the symbols on the left side of this website also lead you to the different department pages)
We do NOT recommend sending mass-emails to multiple professors. Instead, please contact the departmental coordinator in charge.
Lists of Departemental coordinators/Project coordinators
Please write an e-mail to your coordinator with the name of the programme you have completed, your home country and study programme, and explain that you would like assistance to find a supervisor (If you have already found someone on our website you would like to work with, please also add her/his name).
Documents to be included in your e-mail:
- a CV
- a project/thesis/dissertation description
Please include an informal confirmation that your BOKU supervisor is willing to supervise you (e.g a copy of an e-mail) to your application. Only with this document we can accept your application. Please also add the thesis /project work to your Learning Agreement (course number: 000, ECTS number according to your BOKU supervisor or your home university).
Your master thesis, dissertation or project (without BOKU course number) will not be shown on the BOKU transcript of records. Please ask your supervisor for an evaluation letter (on official letter paper with signature and stamp).
In case you are already registered at BOKU and have a BOKUonline login, please also check our new thesis database.