Example of recommended format for thesis headings: RESULTS

Formatting rules for the thesis of Politecnico di Torino are given by the TOPTESI package, available as:We also strongly advise students to read the following manual (in Italian),that contains useful instructions on principles of written communication:

Format footnotes for your thesis or dissertation following these guidelines:


Please refer to the sample below for the preferred format for thesis preparation:


ABSTRACT (in caps, centred)

(triple space)

THE TITLE OF THE THESIS (in caps, centred)

(triple space)

James John Jones Advisor:
University of Guelph, 1992 Professor J. G. Smith

(triple space)

This thesis is an investigation of. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (double-spaced throughout)


Format for Thesis Project Reports

Endnotes are an acceptable alternative to footnotes. Format endnotes for your thesis or dissertation following these guidelines:

Suggested formats for the abstract, the final thesis, and a copy of the Thesis Approval form are included as Appendices in this handbook. Copies are available to download from the CHP website or they can be picked up in the Honors Office.