I am using the classic thesis template and I would like to include the names of my supervisors on the left end of the cove page but nothing seems to work. I hope that someone can help with that, for my preamble I use the following:

      % book example for classicthesis.sty
      % Replace twoside with oneside if you are printing your thesis on a single side
      % of the paper, or for viewing on screen.
      11pt, a4paper,



                 \title{Design of Support Tools} 
               \titlehead{A Thesis submitted for the degree}


              I would like to thank my supervisor, Professor Someone. This 
             research was funded by the Imaginary Research Council. 
              A brief summary of the project goes here. 

            \begin{thebibliography}{100} % 100 is a random guess of the total number of 


For my thesis I built my own title page in a seperate file named 'title.tex' because that way it is much more flexible than using the standard title page.

here a quick example how I designed my titlepage including your title:


\textsc{\LARGE A Thesis submitted for the degree}\\[1,5cm]

\begingroup \linespread{1,75} \selectfont 
\textsc{\LARGE Design of Support Tools}\\[1,5cm]



Names of your supervisors



and in the main document include the titlepage with \input{./title.tex}



  • good idea, thanks a lot! I had really stuck with this issue – Stathis Oct 19 '14 at 14:43
  • 1
    Little hint, line spacing is done after the paragraph is finished. I think you will prefer \textsc{\LARGE Design of Support Tools\par} as this is the recommended way. – Johannes_B Oct 22 '14 at 16:05

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