What its like dating a PhD student?
Dating a PhD student can be a bit like going through the PhD program vicariously–you too will be immersed in their topic as they describe the challenges they face and the revelations they have. If you can think of this as a journey that you are on together, it can be a fun process of learning and discovery.
What should you not ask a PhD student?
5 Things You Should Never Ask a PhD studentTell me about your research. Usually asked over drinks, sometimes in awkward date situations. How is your research going? When will you graduate? What are you going to do with a PhD in (insert field of study here)? So youre basically paid to read?Jun 23, 2016
What should I ask a PhD student?
Ask current grad students:How intense are classes/exams? (hrs/week?)Do you feel there is a collaborative environment with other students?Is there a “central” study area? Or do students mostly work in their offices?How many classes are typical per semester/term? What kind of electives do students take?Nov 10, 2018
What are PhD interview questions?
Top 10 PhD Interview QuestionsTell us about yourself. Why do you want to do a PhD? Why are you interested in this program? What experience makes you a good candidate? How did you develop this proposal? What difficulties would you expect to encounter during this project? What are your strengths and weaknesses?More items
What to consider before doing a PhD?
10 things you need to know before starting a PhD degreeAre you sure you want to do a PhD degree? Choose your project, and supervisor, wisely. Treat it like a job. Be organised. Embrace change – dont get bogged down in the details. Learn how to build, and use, your network. Keep your options open. Balance.More items •Aug 1, 2016