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Questions about the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree, including requirements such as dissertations and university programs leading to a Ph.D.

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I’ve frequently heard people claim that individuals who hold PhDs are not “real” doctors. These people assert that only physicians can rightfully claim this title, and that it’s inappropriate for PhD … -holders to use this term. For some reason, many also think that the MD is much more difficult to attain than a PhD for example in computer science. So - should Ph.D.s Be Referred To As ‘Doctor? Ps: currently i am a PhD student and don't know why the question is being devoted! …
asked Mar 27 '17 by Krebto
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Are there any benefits of getting a PhD from a university over getting it from an institute? Note that, at least in the case of Germany, some institutes are considered better than universities and … have more strict rules in admission and normally owned by a private organization. So, is a PhD from a governmental/public university better than a PhD from private institute? …
asked Mar 16 '17 by Krebto
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Whenever you use findmyprof.org website, the search query result list down the websites that matches your request. Note that you can set a window size for the first 10 or 50 professors in that domain. …
answered Mar 7 '17 by Krebto
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Considering German institution/university where I am doing my Ph.D. now, you are the person who is responsible for finding a second supervisor to your thesis. Regulations for Doctoral Degree Studie …
answered Apr 7 '17 by Krebto
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We are two students working in the same field under the supervision of the same professor within his chair and all of our publications are done together. Hence I am curious: Is it generally possible in academia to submit a PhD thesis with two authors? …
asked Mar 21 '17 by Krebto
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When I was applying for PhD I was considering Germany, UK, Austria and Switzerland in my search for a position. So far, I found that each university/region has their own policies in application … who apply for PhD? Is a general recommendation letter (I have 4 letters from different professors) from your previous professors where they indicate positivity about the candidate enough for such a PhD application? …
asked Mar 16 '17 by Krebto
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The University of Minnesota library system maintaining electronic dissertations library contained 2,536 records for Phd students. The range was incredibly variable (minimum of 21 pages, maximum of …
answered Mar 13 '17 by Krebto