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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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Some of the other answers seem to have a rather narrow view of how a PhD operates, so let me share some observations. In the first place, in countries such as the UK and Ireland there is often no … coursework so that the degree is awarded solely on the basis of the thesis and the oral examination on it. (Of course the oral may also examine various things which a PhD in the relevant area should …
answered May 22 '17 by Shane O Rourke