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PGR Administrators

Postgraduate Research Administrators manage the eThesis submission process, including through opening and acknowledging submission windows, providing support and guidance to PGR Students, and liaising with the Library’s eThesis Support Service.

eThesis submission system

PGR students complete eThesis submission via MyManchester:

Following successful final submission, University of Manchester eTheses are available via the institutional repository, Pure, and discoverable via the University’s Research Explorer and Library Search.

PGR Administrators can log in to the eThesis submission system to view, open, acknowledge or reject submission windows:

Please contact the eThesis Support Service to request access to this system.

Help and guidance

Find out more about the eThesis submission process, access level requirements for final eTheses, and using the ManageETD system by accessing our PGR Administrator Guide.

The following screenshots of the eThesis submission form may assist you when supporting PGR students through the eThesis submission process. These include a student view of My Manchester:

You can also access screenshots of the new supervisor services section of the ManageETD system, which you can use to check selected or approved access levels for final eTheses, and monitor pending approvals.


You can also contact the eThesis Support Service if you would like more information or assistance.