Guidelines of UCAS Mid-term Assessment

  • 王艺唯
  • 2022-03-01
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* This page is for PhD students enrolled in 2022 and after.

Requirements: PhD students shall complete all course and credit-transfer, pass Opening Speech assessment and gain preliminary results in research before planning Mid-term Assessment.

Time: For PhD students, Mid-term Assessment shall be completed before the end of the fifth semester after UCAS enrollment and at least a half year before the defense.

Procedure: Mid-term Assessment assesses the progress of dissertation research. It includes Presentation, Q&A and Grading sessions. The student should send presentation slides to all panel members in advance.

  • It takes at least 30 minutes in total. The presentation shall be within 20 minutes.
  • Presentation shall contain research significance, major research progress, existing problem, research plan in next step and reference.

Documents: Mid-term Assessment Report and Registration Form for Mid-term Assessment shall be filled out and signed accordingly within a week after the assessment and be sent to At the same time, the student needs to fill out the UCAS online system and contact the Chinese supervisor to assess in the system.

Panel member: The assessment panel consists of Chinese and Danish supervisors. The chair of assessment panel is Chinese supervisor who hosts the assessment.