7. Thesis Grades: The Grade of J or the Grade of U



Each term a student successfully completes a semester of thesis units (6.ThM)--in which they have submitted the thesis proposal or are in the process of writing the thesis--they will receive a grade of J (satisfactory).  During the semester that students submit a thesis for the MEng degree, their supervisor will provide the undergraduate office with a final letter grade.  Incompletes are not granted for 6.ThM.  

If a student fails to submit a thesis proposal within the first term of the MEng Program, the Undergraduate Office will record a grade of U (unsatisfactory). Thesis supervisors may also request a grade of U if students do not make satisfactory progress on the thesis project.

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