FACULTY OF ARCHITECTUREDEPARTMENT OF CITY AND REGIONAL PLANNING


Guidelines for Writing Master and Doctoral Theses

Middle East Technical University
Faculty of Architecture
Department of City and Regional Planning

GUIDELINES
FOR WRITING
MASTER and DOCTORAL THESES

This handout aims to provide students with guidelines for writing a Master’s or a Doctoral thesis proposal and thesis, as well as guidelines in conducting a literature review.

Contents

1. Guidelines for Writing a Master’s or a Doctoral Thesis Proposal

2. Guidelines for Writing a Master’s or a Doctoral Thesis

2.1. General rules
2.2. Major headings for a master’s or a doctoral thesis

3. Guidelines in Conducting a Review of Literature

Ankara, Turkey
June 2009