9. What documents must a Student submit once they have completed their Doctoral studies/ qualification?

As per section (4) subsection (4.3) of the NIHSS Doctoral Scholarship agreement states: ‘On having been awarded the degree, the Student must submit the following to the NIHSS, before 30 days elapse’:

  • A copy of the PhD certificate from the university
  • A copy of thesis report (PDF)/and an electronic version of the thesis via https://gms.nihss.ac.za
  • A high-resolution picture of the graduation (Optional)

A Student shall acknowledge the financial assistance of the NIHSS on the title page of the mini thesis/dissertation as well as in all papers and publications that      emanate from the study as follows.

For any queries regarding the submission of Doctoral completion documents, Students can email: graduates@nihss.ac.za