A famous phrase “a stitch in time saves nine” is very appropriate when connected to academics. Timely action and submissions can save you from a lot of troubles and loss. As a researcher, it is imperative for you to understand the importance of time so that your efforts do not go futile.
Starting from initial time deadlines for preliminary submission of your dissertation to final filing you need to be very accurate and the same needs to be done as per your university’s regulations. Ensure to include the time factor at every step of your research and dissertation writing.
There have been instances, wherein a PhD student or researcher has started his work with high enthusiasm, but gradually it faded away with nearing time deadlines due to pressure of work. During conducting research it is incorrect to assume that you have a lot of time. This may lead you to be overconfident and can result in wasting your year of hard work.
Last-minute corrections are bound to happen when you write dissertations. Then, re-submitting your work on time becomes a crucial task. Thus, earlier you get your dissertation help from your mentor, the more time you will have to do the needful rectifications or changes. Changes here refer to changes in formatting, unattractive or less related dissertation title, inappropriate writing style as against university requirements, etc. After re-working on your dissertation check that your dissertation is final as per remarks mentioned by your mentor or advisor and review the same by yourself before final submission. You need to work closely with your mentor or advisor to avoid such lapses since the beginning.
Your dissertation is submitted and read by your faculties, but till the time, there is no official communication from their desk for your work, consider it to be pending. Do not keep a laid back attitude basis presumption. Various educational institutions, publications and university give information on time deadlines of their courses on their website and they keep updating it, thus, as a research student, you should keep a check on such time deadlines and strictly adhere to it while submitting your final dissertation.