Guide for writing a dissertation proposal

There is a specific format for writing a dissertation proposal. But first:

Front cover

Check with you tutor and facility all of the information that is needed on this page.


The title that you use for the proposal and during the research may change. It is very usual that as the research progresses, the title needs to become more precise and exact. It does not mean the project has changed or any of the methodology, just that the title gains more clarity and reflects the true depth of your work.


Aims and objectives


Qualitative data collection and sampling.

Literature review

Scope and constraints



This should have enough details to convince your tutor that you have thought in realistic terms just how much work and effort will go into this project. It will also help you an dyour tutor identify any weaknesses in your plan.

Outline of sections/chapters




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