A readable thesis without language mistakes

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  • 24/7 availability – 365 days per year
  • Professional native speakers
  • Average review score of 9.8

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Only the best editors for your document

Language specialists

Your thesis, paper or dissertation will be proofread and edited by one of our experienced linguists. This professional editor has been carefully selected and trained to edit theses. Thus, only the best editors proofread for Scribbr. Because we also work with a very large and divers group of editors, your thesis will always be checked by someone who is specialized in your field of expertise.

You are in control

You decide what deadline you choose and which parts of your thesis you want proofread and edited. We can correct your thesis within 24 hours, 72 hours or 1 week. We also work during weekends and holidays. You can easily indicate what the editor needs to pay special attention to and share with us your supervisor’s comments.


We take our responsibilities for customer confidentiality with regard to your thesis very seriously. We will never share the content of your document with third parties nor publish it. Our editors sign a confidentiality agreement for every order. They will always deal with your document with the utmost care.

Popular questions about proofreading and editing

What is our Proofreading & Editing service?

Proofreading & Editing entails checking for errors or omissions, whether typographical, linguistic, coding or positional; wrong usage of words and expressions; and inconsistencies. On top of that, your editor will help you become a better writer in the future with a personal improvement letter.

Language use will be improved

Your editor will correct:

  • Spelling
  • Grammar
  • Academic style
  • Sentence structure
  • Punctuation
  • Word choice
  • Incorrect and unclear words or sentences

Personal feedback with tips and suggestions

Your editor will give you feedback about:

Your editor will proofread your document using Word’s Track Changes. When you receive your text back, you can simply accept all changes.


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How long does it take to have my thesis checked?

You can choose between three set time periods. The editor can edit your thesis within 24 hours, 72 hours or 1 week. The deadline is set as soon as you have paid.

Do you need to hand in your thesis in four days? Please choose either the 72 hours or 24 hours deadline. All the editing periods include weekends and holidays.

You will receive a notification via text message and email as soon as your thesis has been edited.

Check the How it works page for more information.

Can I upload my thesis in parts?

Yes, you can upload your thesis in parts. We’ll try and ensure that the same editor checks all separate parts.

When you upload a text for the second time, our system recognizes that you are a returning customer and we will immediately contact the same editor, who has helped you before.

We cannot guarantee that the same editor is available for every part. This depends on the availability of the editor. The shorter the deadline, the bigger the risk that the editor isn’t available.

If the same editor isn’t available to edit your work, we will look for another one and inform you about it beforehand. Every editor, who works for Scribbr edits texts in abidance with the Scribbr Guidelines and will deliver the same high-quality edits.

Can I have my thesis edited during weekends and holidays?

Yes, our editors also work during the weekends and holidays.

Because we have many editors available, we can check your thesis 24 hours per day and 7 days per week. This includes weekends and holidays.

Do you choose for a 72 hour deadline and do you upload your thesis on a Thursday evening? Then you will have your thesis back by Sunday evening!

What type of documents does Scribbr check?

Scribbr is specialized in editing study related documents. We check:

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What payment methods do you accept?

We accept the following payment methods:

Credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Maestro and Diners Club)
Transaction fee of 2% – 3,9%.

Transaction fee of 3,5%.

Transaction fee of 3,2%.

WeChat Pay
Transaction fee of 2%.

No transaction fee.

Proofreading & Editing

When editing your thesis, the editor will check for language and spelling mistakes, grammatical errors, collocation errors, stylistic mistakes, wrong punctuation and sentence structure. We will lift your level of <local language> to a higher level.

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All types of study-related documents

We are specialized in proofreading and editing all study-related documents. Apart from bachelor’s theses and master’s theses, we also correct essays, papers, action plans, plans of approach, reflections, internship reports, PhD theses and dissertations.

Proofreading & Editing is legal

Yes, proofreading and editing your bachelor’s thesis, master’s thesis or dissertation is legal. As long as the content of the scientific achievement is not altered in any way, having your thesis proofread and edited is legal.