Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Ph.D. Forms


Degree Audit Checklists

Literatures and Cultures (MELC)
Linguistics (LING)
History (HIST)
Hebrew Bible/Ancient Near East (HB/ANE)
MA Thesis Degree Audit
MA Report Degree Audit 


MELC Milestones
Graduate Degree Planner

Advising and Registration

Advising & Registration
Conference Course Approval 
Research Language Examination
Comprehensive Exam Committee and Courseload Guidelines (required each semester for MEL 393
Comprehensive Exam Written Exam Segment (required the semester of your written exam
Comprehensive Exam Oral Defense Segment (required the semester of your oral defense
Prospectus Writing Segment (required the semester you write your prospectus
Prospectus Defense (required the semester you defend your prospectus


MA Thesis 698A Registration 
MA Thesis 698B Registration 
MA Report Registration
Thesis/Report Penultimate Draft Submission


Candidacy Application

Calhoun Room Scheduling

Calendar Whiz


Travel Funding: Professional Development Awards (Grad School)
Travel Funding: Department-Sponsored Professional Development Awards 
International Office Restricted Regions 
International Office Overseas Travel Request

Dissertation & Graduation

Graduation Process (Instructions)
Graduation Application
Request for Change in Doctoral Committee
Dissertation Formatting Template
Request for Dissertation Defense
Statement of Research with Human Participants
Copyright Tutorial 
Digital Submission Requirement
Dissertation Publication Embargo / Publication Delay Request
Request to End Embargo
Official Request of UT Graduate Transcripts 

You will need Adobe Reader to access the forms. All forms must be emailed to Kelly Houck as typed, digitally-signed PDFs. Scans and paper copies will not be accepted. 


MELC Graduate Studies Committee (GSC)

How to Create a Digital Signature

Graduate Degree Planner / Milestones

Graduate School Forms

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