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How to approach profs from different unis for (mini) research projects?

If all you want is to be assigned a project, then I'd suggest that you just ask one of your local professors to make a suggestion. However, if you want guidance and a final evaluation, the problem is ...
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What should I do if I messed up my pre-thesis project and I just want to end it as soon as possible and switch a group for master thesis?

I was in a similar situation before. I (undergraduate student then) was drawn to one of the projects of a lab and realized that wasn't at all what my supervisor of that project (a phd student) is ...
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What should I do if I messed up my pre-thesis project and I just want to end it as soon as possible and switch a group for master thesis?

To add to Marianne013s excellent answer: In Germany, people are often expected to be quite self-reliant and independent in their work and probably the PhD student thinks everything is ok because you ...
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What should I do if I messed up my pre-thesis project and I just want to end it as soon as possible and switch a group for master thesis?

German here. All I can say is, ask early, ask often and ask a lot of people. My guess is what you interpret as a "laid back" attitude/"non-pushy environment" is actually your ...
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