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Does it matter where you got your bachelor's degree when applying to PhD?

The fact that you're applying to (continental) Europe makes a huge difference for two reasons: Many countries here (e.g. Germany) don't have "top-tier" and "lower-tier" ...
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Does it matter where you got your bachelor's degree when applying to PhD?

As a former professor, I can say that a degree from a highly respected undergrad school will catch my attention. At the school where I taught, professors individually offered admission (and support) ...
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Does it matter where you got your bachelor's degree when applying to PhD?

I live in Germany and the only thing a professor ever cared was if you have enough experience or projects relevant to the PhD you're applying to and good grades. Like Buffy mentioned it's your Masters ...
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Does it matter where you got your bachelor's degree when applying to PhD?

To add to the great answer by Buffy, PhD applications are considered on multiple factors, and the school the candidate went to, is just one of them. As mentioned above, you have a master's school to ...
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Does it matter where you got your bachelor's degree when applying to PhD?

Since your masters is from a well regarded institution it is very unlikely that where you did your bachelors will raise any issues. You will have proven yourself on advanced topics in your field. The ...
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