Thursday, March 21, 2013

Check your Contents in the Thesis before Submission

The rule of anti-plagiarism / copyright protection has become very strict in India as well as the World. If you are a Research Scholar pursuing any Degree, you are advised to double check your content to make sure it is not having copied material from any source. Any source includes from any media. The universities of the world has set up the research monitoring committees and have been instructed to use the anti-plagiarism software before thesis submission.

It is also now part of the rule that in case the thesis / dissertation work is caught copied even after the award of the degree, the student as well the guide shall be penalized.

The University Grants Commission of India and other functionaries of the World has directed the Universities to notify that all thesis shall be submitted in Hard Copy as well as Soft Copy.

All these Soft Copies having dissertations and thesis will be sent for investigation and will be uploaded on the Server in Public Domain.

A number of Online Software / Tools are available for Plagiarism Check. You can search "Online Plagiarism Checker". A number of online services will be listed and you can check you contents paragraph wise on these online plagiarism checker tools.

The students can also purchase a good quality software to test the contents.

As per the reports of Times of India Date 6-February-2013, the Germany's education minister Annette Schavan (57) stripped off her doctorate title after an inquiry confirmed plagiarism in her thesis, which was written by her 33 years ago.

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