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❶Original post by kikkoman I can only speak for the Sciences but Anyway, other funding agencies have other conditions.

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1. What is your motive for getting a PhD?

Jan 16, Messages: Jan 25, Messages: May 12, Messages: Only 5 incoming students and 5 2nd years get funding and its competitive. Mar 29, Messages: I could be mistaken. Jan 7, Messages: Feb 18, Messages: I am going to a private PhD program which is on the clinical side of the spectrum. It is well funded but not fully. I will be paying about dollars per year.

Nov 15, Messages: You must log in or sign up to post here. Share This Page Tweet. Your member name or email address: Do you already have an account? No, create an account now. Yes, my password is: This mismatch was at the heart of the report released last week by the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario which called on students, that powerful constituency, to "insist" that universities keep track of and release graduation, attrition and job placement numbers.

Educational "purists" will argue that more than any other students, those who enroll in PhDs are there for the learning. Yet in a labour market that increasingly sets unreasonable expectations of new entrants, demanding years of experience for entry-level jobs, just as many students see the PhD as a way to linger outside the market a little longer.

Still, families will have to be made, houses bought, children educated. The technical term for "You are still working on your dissertation? In reality , the years can stretch to as long as a decade. Universities are now taking steps to make sure that most students graduate well before the seven-year mark.

For a variety of reasons , including the structure of a dissertation, degrees take less time in Europe. That year, a recent B. In reality, both will receive raises and the higher educated may even have more bargaining power. So in financial returns, two decades after high school, the B. A third way does exist: What about those students who are in the increasingly slim minority of finding tenure-track jobs?

Francis Xavier University and much higher ones at the University of Toronto. The most important statistic in all of this? This is a space where subscribers can engage with each other and Globe staff.

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Paying for graduate school is costly, especially for PhD programs which can cost upwards of $, Find expert suggestions for paying for a PhD including scholarships, grants, and tips for paying for an advanced degree.

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What would you like to research? What type of training do you want and what are your future ambitions? A PhD is first and foremost a period of research training and an intellectual challenge. Does this sound appealing to you? On a secondary level, a PhD can also be a springboard for specialist expertise, a rite of passage or a job credential.

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In exchange for a salary, you help a professor with his or her research. Ideally, the professor is your thesis advisor and the work you do relates to your dissertation, but that isn't guaranteed. Fellowship. A fellowship is basically a gift (from the university or some outside agency) to . Jul 27,  · Something which applies for most Ph.D. students is that the ‘real’, market-based price of Ph.D. classes is very, very low. I’d guess that 1% of Ph.D. students pay for their own studies, and perhaps 10% in the liberal arts bring in money (grants, scholarships, etc.) from outside of the university.

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Do PhD students normally have to pay fees? Update Cancel. Answer Wiki. 12 Answers. You can't do a PHD unless you find a position and a project. But generally no. PHDs paying fees sounds odd. You don't generally pay to do a job. k Views. DM Fraser. Jul 13,  · Pretty much all reputable PhD (with some rare exceptions) programs automatically provide a tuition waiver and a stipend with an acceptance to their program. So, "all" you need to do is get accepted and there is an almost % (again, there are some .