Acknowledgements

In the acknowledgements, you thank those who have helped you at any stage in the research or writing-up process; for example, your supervisor, other academic and/or technical staff in your school, experts in other institutions who may have provided advice or access to information, funding bodies, and those close to you that have given you help o support.

When writing your acknowledgements, use a variety of sentence structures and vocabulary to make the text more interesting. For example:

  • I would like to thank ….
  • I would like to express my gratitude to ....
  • Thanks are also due to ….
  • I acknowledge the contribution of ....
  • I am also indebted to ....