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Review criteria for degree thesis

Review criteria for a master’s degree thesis

 
Graduate School Review criteria for a master’s degree thesis
Business
Administration

1. Originality of the viewpoint, method, content, and conclusion of the thesis
2. Suitability and importance of the theme of the thesis
3. Accuracy of the composition of the thesis, and consistency in the scope of consideration of
subjects
4. Sufficient knowledge in the area of expertise based on a survey of previous studies
5. Substantiation supported by data and materials, and usefulness of proposed solutions
6. Demonstration and cogency in the expansion of the points of an argument, and accuracy and
suitability of the use of technical terms and concepts
7. Suitability of ways of citation, annotation, use of materials, and creation of the bibliography
(Research paper)
The review criteria for the research paper correspond to those for a master’s (degree) thesis.

 Review criteria for a doctoral degree thesis( KOU)

At Toyo University, a doctoral degree thesis (KOU) is rigorously reviewed according to the
following criteria.

 
Graduate School Review criteria for a doctoral degree thesis
Business
Administration
1. The doctoral degree thesis should contribute to a modern management society, step into an
unexplored research area, provide new findings in the area, and have originality.
2. The doctoral degree thesis should reach a high degree of perfection and be supported by
coherent logic, as well as meet the requirements mentioned in item 1 above.
3. The relevant student who has submitted the doctoral degree thesis should be recognized to
have complete ability as a researcher, the sophisticated research capacity to play an active
role as an independent researcher, or the ability to perform highly specialized tasks