Thursday, July 19, 2012

Postgraduate student tips


Summary from PhD GOT (Grad On Time) workshop

Attitude of postgraduate student
  • ·         Commitment
  • ·         Patience
  • ·         Endurance
  • ·         Independent
  • ·         Perseverance
  • ·         Self confidence
  • ·         Self-reliance
  • ·         A desire to excel
  • ·         A commitment to scholarship
  • ·         Can adapt to rigour and stress
  • ·         Good relationship with supervisor
Do
  • ·         Plan from the 1st day
  • ·         Find topic that you interested in
  • ·         Work with fellow PG student
  • ·         Work closely with your supervisor to get full support
  • ·         Critical and thorough review of the literature
  • ·         Take ownership of your work
  • ·         Write and keep writing
  • ·         Good support system with family and friend-appreciate them
  •       Good time management
emotional graph of PG student =P (this real! I'd experience this during master study)

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