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Why PHD degree is not taken solemnly in India?

What does it mean doing a PhD? The term PhD or Doctorate of Philosophy is an abbreviation of the Latin phrase ‘philosophiae doctor’. A PhD degree typically involves students independently conducting original and significant research in a specific field or subject, before producing a publication-worthy thesis. What is a PhD vs Masters? The two most …

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How many PhD students can really get ‘productive’ use output from their PhD research?

My PhD was one of the most rewarding projects of my life. But I would give three (related) conditions to anyone thinking of doing the same. 1. You need stamina more than intelligence. A professor warned me before I started that a PhD is more a test of stamina than intelligence, and he was right. A …

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