This article will explain the possible outcomes of a major review.

The outcome of the Major Review will be one of the following:

  • That you have the capability to complete satisfactorily a PhD (or MD) thesis
  • That the application is insufficient to determine this capability

You will be notified of the outcome of the Major Review at the end of the meeting and this will be formally confirmed in writing by the Research Section, Research Degrees Team, Student Administration Services, Department of Student and Academic Administration (DSAA)