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7 votes
2 answers
48k views

M1 vs M2 in France: In the French system, which one is designed for those interested in Academia, M1 or M2?

21 votes
9 answers
9k views

Is it appropriate to drop by another university's professor's lecture to talk about research afterwards?

13 votes
11 answers
8k views

(When) Is it appropriate to give a "thank you" gifts to a professor who is not your advisor or teacher?

3 votes
2 answers
4k views

What circumstances could justify getting an extension on graduate admission offer deadline?

2 votes
2 answers
3k views

What should I cut out from my SOP for master's programs?

1 vote
2 answers
2k views

If I appeal an admission decision by a German university at the court, would the department take it personally?

4 votes
1 answer
1k views

Do I need to rephrase my conference abstract when submitting the corresponding journal paper?

2 votes
1 answer
1k views

Is getting into MSc programs in Europe easier than PhD in US?

1 vote
2 answers
1k views

What courses should I count when calculating my GPA in major?

7 votes
1 answer
1k views

Applying to a PhD program whose offer I rejected last year

1 vote
1 answer
894 views

Can I submit my application before fall semester grades are released?

1 vote
1 answer
844 views

Can you submit an abstract that was accepted to a conference but not presented, for a different conference?

1 vote
2 answers
755 views

How can I highlight particular authors of an "in preparation" manuscript on my CV?

1 vote
1 answer
664 views

What should I do if the admission committee has missed something in my application and rejected me?

0 votes
0 answers
587 views

Potential conflicting grad school interview events

0 votes
1 answer
529 views

Should you ask for recommendation letter from the professor of a class you didn't get an A in?

7 votes
4 answers
517 views

Is it acceptable to apply to a masters program based on your weakness, rather than you strength?

2 votes
1 answer
441 views

How long should I wait before following up after being wait-listed?

2 votes
1 answer
431 views

Should I ask my supervisor for co-authorship for doing intermediate-step data analysis?

1 vote
1 answer
404 views

What can I do when my coauthors submit a paper which uses our in-progress coauthored work?

1 vote
1 answer
374 views

Do I need to follow traditional cover letter style for applying for an academic position?

0 votes
1 answer
337 views

How detailed should PhD proposal component of a PhD application be? [closed]

0 votes
1 answer
325 views

Reporting fall semester grades [duplicate]

0 votes
2 answers
311 views

Is it appropriate to ask a prospective PhD advisor whether working for them would be good for my career?

2 votes
1 answer
268 views

How much of an academic presentation should be spent on preliminaries?

2 votes
2 answers
255 views

Would you recommend internship, or more courses, for preparing for a PhD in Applied Math? [closed]

3 votes
2 answers
236 views

Is it a good idea to email the admission committee after a suboptimal interview?

4 votes
2 answers
234 views

Do I have a better chance for a PhD in a field I have research experience in or one I have had better courses on?

0 votes
1 answer
146 views

Should I cite a book that I read to prepare for a talk but did not directly use it?

1 vote
1 answer
96 views

How should I cite the beta version of a book used for a talk?