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PhD Research Proposal Samples

PhD Research Proposal Samples

| June 2, 2013

A PhD research proposal is a statement of potential research that a student proposes to study during his/her PhD course. Since the duration of the PhD is at least three years, the research problem or area of research should be big enough to be studied throughout this period.[1]

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Top PhD Universities & Programs in the UK

Top PhD Universities & Programs in the UK

| June 1, 2013

Business related doctorate programmes are popular choices not only in the UK but also in many countries. Some of the top business research concentrations are the following:[1]

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Where to find Funding for a PhD

Where to find Funding for a PhD

| May 31, 2013

Qualifying for PhD funding depends on several factors. If you are a student from the UK, there are various funded PhD projects that you can apply for. Alternatively, you can apply for scholarships and research grants to help you pursue your doctorate degree. You can also fund your own PhD studies; however, you must provide […]

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How to write a PhD Research Proposal

How to write a PhD Research Proposal

| May 30, 2013

The research proposal is used by the university to assess the quality and originality of your ideas. It is used to evaluate whether you are able to think critically and whether you have a grasp of the relevant literature. It also tells evaluators about your perspectives regarding your research area and helps them to assess […]

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Why should I do a PhD?

Why should I do a PhD?

| May 29, 2013

A PhD is more than just completing an academic degree. It is a path to in-depth knowledge and acquiring unique expertise in a specific field. A PhD is an academic achievement which has a very profound ability to affect your future career and life opportunities whether in industry or academia.

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What would it take to get a PhD?

What would it take to get a PhD?

| May 28, 2013

The requirements for a PhD usually vary depending on the country and/or university. Some universities require students to have completed a master’s degree as a primary qualification for enrolling in a doctorate programme. However, there are some universities which allow exceptional college graduates to directly enter into a doctorate programme. The criteria for selection into […]

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What is a PhD?

What is a PhD?

| May 27, 2013

“If we value the pursuit of knowledge, we must be free to follow wherever that search may lead us. The free mind is no barking dog to be tethered on a ten-foot chain.” Adlai E. Stevenson Jr. (1900-1965)

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