Paper-based-thesis on the basis of the old or the new thesis regulation

Thesis procedures approved prior to the effective date of the new thesis regulation dated 2012-12-03 can be carried out in accordance with the Promotion Regulation dated 2006-09-08 if the application for opening the procedure is submitted within three years of the effective date of the new thesis regulation.


Relevant differences between the old and new version are listed below:
Old Thesis Regulation New Thesis Regulation
Registration mandatory Registration obligatory
3 reviewers 2 reviewers (no review by supervisor)
Thesis environment compulsory
Paper-based-thesis: Paper-based-thesis:
at least 3 papers 1 top paper or at least 3 papers

On the basis of which Thesis rules do you want to conclude your thesis project?

Old thesis regulation

New thesis regulation