You will be able to revise your title during the course of your research if you are accepted for admission.
Examples of the thesis titles of some of our current and recent research students can be seen on our Current Projects page. Abstract The proposal should include a concise statement of your intended research of no more than 100 words.
The proposal, sometimes called the prospectus, is composed mainly of the Introduction, Research Questions, Literature Review, Research Significance and Methodology.
It may also include a dissertation/thesis outline and a timeline for your proposed research.
Many research proposals are too broad, so reflecting on your key research questions is a good way to make sure that your project is sufficiently narrow and feasible (i.e.
one that is likely to be completed with the normal period for a MJur, MPhil or Ph D degree).
This will allow you to demonstrate a familiarity with the relevant field as well as the ability to communicate clearly and concisely. Research Questions The proposal should set out the central aims and questions that will guide your research.
Before writing your proposal, you should take time to reflect on the key questions that you are seeking to answer.
It sets out the central issues or questions that you intend to address.
It outlines the general area of study within which your research falls, referring to the current state of knowledge and any recent debates on the topic.