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Share It seems up to 30 per cent plagiarism is acceptable in thesis submitted for PhD in Mysore University. A guide who was suspended for five years after his doctoral student was found to have plagiarized 27 per cent of his work, took up the defence that up to 30 per cent plagiarism was acceptable under the rules of the university.
This, and the failure to follow procedure, made the HC quash the order of the University suspending him.
A student, named Mashi Ansariopted for Mahadevaiah as a guide for his doctoral program. The colloquium committee found his research and thesis satisfactory and recommended it for evaluation by examiners.
Two external examiners suggested changes to the thesis, which was made and the examiners recommended for the award of PhD to Ansari.
Meanwhile, Dr Thangamuthu alleged his work had been plagiarized while writing the thesis that was submitted. A mandatory show cause notice for alleged plagiarism was required to be given to the accused, which was not extended by the university. Since it was in acceptable limits, punitive action was not warranted.
The HC said the university had not provided adequate opportunity to the petitioner to show cause in his case and it was therefore illegal. The subject expert had reported 27 per cent plagiarism and if the permitted limit is 30 per cent, it had to be examined by the syndicate.
In nearly all universities, anti-plagiarism software is used to catch any material copied from other sources.I am a final year PhD in UK in a scientific discipline and I am writing my thesis.
I have already published 2 journal papers and I have submitted 2 more papers for publications.
My department does. We received a complaint from an author claiming that her PhD thesis had been plagiarized in a journal article.
After many discussions, the editorial office decided that the authors should resolve this issue among themselves, as it was an author dispute. The university said yes. I also received an email telling me that the PhD thesis would be going back onto the shelves that weekend, and on to Ethos at the British Library.
Her thesis adviser, Professor of War and Peace Studies Richard K. Betts, declined to comment, as did Columbia University, which has previously rescinded at least one Ph.D. for plagiarism. Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D.
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