Master's Thesis Master's Thesis MPEF students write a Master's Thesis during their second year. If accepted, the Master's Thesis is graded and weighted with 18 ECTS Credits. The Master's thesis already includes extensive scientific work which may be exteded to become an important part of the research proposal for the PEF Ph.D. programme. You have a maximum of one year to complete your thesis. We require a topic from the MPEF core studies. The thesis must be written in English and supervised by a core SEPS faculty member. The co-supervisor has to be a member of the PEF programme committee.