Graduation thesis writing guidance in Business Administration, HUFS
Procedures and Schedule for Graduation Thesis (Undergraduate Dissertation)
10/7 ~ 10/15 - Submit Your Thesis plan to the Business Office (C503) (10.9 is the Substitute holiday for Hangul Proclamation day)
10/16 ~ 10/25 - Advising professors are assigned to students and examination schedule will be posted on the Business School homepage
11/11 ~ 11/15 - The first thesis review session
11/18 ~ 11/22 - The second (and the last) thesis review session.
11/25 ~ 11/29 - Submit your Final Thesis to the Business Office (C503) &
Extra review session (for those who cannot attend the first and second review sessions)
12/2 ~ 12/5 - Submit your Final Thesis to the Business Office (C503) (* Only those who are subject to reviewing in extra thesis)
* More information (requires no conditions)
Let me tell you about the addition from this semester.
Those who are subject to the graduation thesis review must attend the graduation thesis preparation briefing.
Please note that if you do not attend, you will be excluded from the graduation examination.
- Meeting schedule/location for graduation thesis preparation
o Schedule (approximately 30 minutes to 1 hour) : 11/1 (Fri) 1pm
o Place : Cyber building 515
If you can not attend because of class or other reasons, submit a certificate separately.
2. Graduation Thesis Plan
Graduation thesis is for students who major in business administration as their First and Second major and also have enrolled in more than or equal to seven semesters
The graduation thesis plan should, in the most cases, fill out all the details using the form posted on the Business Admininstration homepage (Only A4 1 page, summarize if longer)
Select your 'research field' that best describes your research interest. It is used in assigning your advising professor. (If you select a research field that seems irrelevant to your work, it will be re-assigned. Contact the BA office for any questions)
Table of Contents and Summary should be briefly written so that it shows the overall outline
3. Assigning your advising professor
In the most cases, your advising professor will be assigned who is most relevant to your research field.
(*Some other advising professor can be assigned when there are too many students in a single field.)
The first and second review session will be conducted by the same advising professor. The second review session is conducted after your revision of the first review feedback.
Which advising professor was assigned and what his/her review session schedule is will be uploaded on the homepage of Business school a week after the Thesis plan submission deadline period.
Please check the notice on the homepage. (It will not be notified individually)
A graduate-to-be (someone who is expected to graduate soon) must check the review session schedule of your advising professor. Also, review sessions are only to be held on scheduled dates.
In case where you cannot make the adviser’s schedule, you must arrange a separate meeting with the adviser prior to the review session through the previously announced contact information.
Do not visit your adviser’s lab without prior appointment or call him/her by their contact information, unexpectedly.
4. Plagiarism test
O Before the first review, you should conduct a plagiarism test by yourself. The result paper of the plagiarism test and thesis must be submitted together.
The plagiarism rate must be below 30%. Otherwise, you will fail.
5. 1st, 2nd review & extra review period
Graduation Thesis Plan submission period.
Before 1st review, you must print out three forms which are on the 자료실(Documents) of BA homepage. After filling them out, request your 1st review to your adviser. You should attach these forms to the front page of thesis.
*forms: 졸업논문_표지Graduation thesis_cover
졸업논문_제출_및_승인서 Graduation thesis approval
졸업논문심사결과_보고서Graduation Thesis Advising Report
If the review is not complete during the 1st and 2nd review sessions, you should complete your review during the extra review period.
Thesis evaluation criteria (Acceptance criteria must be at least 3 points for all 3 items) *Each item has a perfect score of 4.
n innovative problem-solving
n ethical leadership
6. Final Submission Graduation Thesis
As a rule, the graduation thesis must be submitted during the final submission period
After you have taken the second review session, and before you submit your documents to the office, you MUST send an email with a compressed file attached to it (including these: Scanned pdf file of Graduation thesis_cover, Graduation thesis approval, Graduation Thesis Advising Report & Thesis (Word file))
-Name of compressed file: ex) 2019-2_201101001(student ID)_Your name
Please keep in mind that we do NOT accept your submission before you send us an email attached with a compressed file.
After sending the email attached with a compressed file, visit the BA office (C503) and submit your documents in a rail clear holder. (We allow someone else submitting on behalf of you. You must submit both by e-mail and by visiting the office in order to graduate. When you submit the original copy of your graduation thesis, also submit the original copy of the thesis review form that is signed by your professor.)
o Required documents: Thesis, Graduation thesis_ cover, Graduation thesis approval, Graduation Thesis Advising Report
o Place for submission: Business Office (C503)
o Date of Submission : 11/24 - 11/29
As a rule, if you submit after the Final Thesis deadline, we will Not receive them Except for specific reasons accepted by the Curriculum Committee including the vice dean of Business School. (If you are taking employment training, then someone else should submit it on behalf of you. We do not accept Postages)
O The graduation thesis follows the form specified by the Business School:
n. MS Word
n. Font: Clearly Gothic (맑은 고딕)
n. Font Size: 11pt
n. Line Spacing: 1.5
If, you can't use MS word program, you can use hangle program.
In this case, Font Size 10, Line Spacing 160
amount of thesis: Around 20 pages, not including the reference.)
o An example of how to write with respect to research methods.
O For the thesis, the followings are included:
. Theoretical Background
. Conclusions & Implications
o. For the case study, the following are included:
II. Theoretical backgrounds / Frame of Analysis
III. A Case Analysis
IV. Conclusions & Implications
(One or two cases need to be analyzed in depth)
You will not pass the Review session if your work is shown in a class assignment form or if you use PowerPoint. You must write according to the research paper form of Business Administration.
the next semester’s Final Thesis submission.
Ⅴ. Issuing the Certificate of Graduation Thesis
O For various reasons such as graduate school, you can issue a certificate for the Graduation thesis passed if necessary
O In addition to this graduation thesis, you can also issue the previously passed thesis.
So if you want to isuue a certificate, please contact the BA office (Cyber building 503)
자료실(Documents) of BA homepage.
-졸업논문 작성계획서 (Graduation Thesis plan)
-졸업논문 표지(Graduation thesis cover)
졸업논문 제출 및 승인서 (Graduation thesis approval)
졸업논문심사결과 보고서(Graduation Thesis Advising Report)