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Application Process for PhD (Top US University Edition) Part 2

1 hr / Published
By Nazerke

In this podcast we discuss in detail about the application processes for PhD and master’s degrees. Covering all the steps such as: 

  • Finding a PhD
  • Interviews
  • Reference Letters

00:07 Why reach out to PI
06:55 Funding is important?
11:34 PhD interviews
23:45 Interview at Columbia University
33:25 Unexpected question
38:43 Reference letters
46:30 Why PhD?
46:52 Networking, books, listening ...
51:41 After pressure, I wanted to enjoy my life
55:14 For my younger self: "Focus!"
56:27 My favourite thing about science

Science Talk with Naz:

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Nazerke Amangeldy 

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/annazeka_


  • science
  • phd
  • columbia
  • university
  • application
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