Tag: masters

113 Advisor tries to reproduce my results to ensure my honesty. Is it the norm? 2016-05-14T17:23:25.780

101 Is it ethical for a professor to get masters students to work on open source modules related to the professor's profit-making company? 2014-07-08T15:15:16.613

92 What can I do if my advisor wants me to keep working, even while I'm on medical leave for severe depression? 2016-12-13T11:00:55.433

85 Where did I lose control of my studies? 2017-06-20T16:40:29.600

72 Should I learn to use LaTeX to write up a History Masters Thesis? 2014-03-09T12:45:38.047

51 Will flat earth society membership affect my graduate school application? 2016-05-27T06:37:04.117

48 Accused of cheating on masters final; afraid that appeal will bring retaliation (ruining PhD applications) 2016-01-12T02:34:19.290

48 Would adding paragraph about the motivation provided by someone who doubted me to my final year project acknowledgment be unprofessional? 2017-07-06T14:41:12.663

46 What to do when you spend several months working on an idea that fails in a masters thesis? 2014-11-01T16:22:33.980

42 Parents attending thesis defense? 2016-05-01T02:13:02.407

42 Is beautifying a dissertation looked upon unfavourably by the examiners? 2017-08-23T10:49:41.837

41 Having children while at graduate school 2015-05-22T12:33:46.407

40 How to deal with advisor who wants me to submit dissertation on time even though there's a major problem? 2015-08-24T23:05:25.163

36 How to select a Master's thesis topic if your advisor won't suggest one? 2012-05-22T13:22:14.190

34 What makes a MSc in Computer Science difficult for someone who has no specific background but 10 years of experience as a programmer? 2014-08-07T02:14:51.963

34 Purposeful fail - effect on Master's admission 2017-12-18T14:33:52.410

33 What is a good etiquette to correct a person using wrong title for me? 2015-11-08T08:40:33.300

32 Supervisor ignoring me 2017-06-05T11:20:36.897

29 How would one fail a master thesis defense? 2015-03-14T11:52:50.143

28 How common is it for women to drop out of graduate school because they have children? 2015-02-14T14:51:08.037

27 What are the main differences between undergraduate, master's, and doctoral theses? 2013-01-16T08:06:34.530

27 Is an MS in computer science helpful in improving programming skills? 2015-01-10T20:24:45.433

26 Does doing a PhD in a small/simple university make sense after getting a Master's from a very prestigious school? 2015-06-20T20:17:26.997

26 Feeling pressured to publish thesis results by advisor I don't want to work with anymore 2016-08-14T15:42:36.047

25 How does one go about doing a Ph.D. in Europe as an American? 2014-06-18T06:39:32.880

25 Should I write my master's thesis in English, as a non-native speaker? 2015-07-31T07:00:44.743

24 Writing a letter of recommendation as a graduate student 2014-03-12T07:57:03.757

24 I screwed up the final. What should I do? 2017-12-09T21:07:49.890

22 What are the pros and cons of being co-supervised? 2015-03-19T11:10:54.847

22 What is expected in a masters thesis of a mathematics student? 2016-05-26T12:50:37.057

21 Are master's degrees in the US mostly meant to prepare you for a Ph.D? 2012-02-17T03:03:25.633

21 How might changing topic affect a career in academia? 2012-05-25T10:44:18.863

21 How to deal with advisor not allocating time to me? 2013-01-26T06:12:17.067

21 Too burnt out to continue MSc 2013-04-13T05:30:45.183

20 Are you allowed to copy text from your Master's thesis into your PhD thesis? 2015-03-12T14:36:28.607

20 How to frame early university troubles related to mental illness when applying for masters program after more recent successes at university? 2015-05-08T23:58:16.087

20 Answering "Why do you want to become a research mathematician?"-type questions in a statement of purpose 2015-09-27T12:59:58.940

20 Is it ok for an applied mathematician to research a topic that she has personal experience with? 2016-07-02T05:39:02.263

19 What is the minimum contribution expected from an M.Sc. thesis? 2013-03-09T08:04:15.287

19 Is it ethical to seek a PhD program if you suspect you may want only a Masters? 2014-01-10T17:49:10.357

19 Can you teach at a community college with a master's degree? 2014-02-13T23:37:47.733

19 Is my career over if thesis went bad? 2014-06-05T16:33:25.457

19 Is it possible to support oneself as a lifelong graduate student? 2015-06-29T22:01:59.700

19 Dullness vs. going overboard: Should I be calling people 'enfants terribles' in an academic paper? 2015-08-18T12:51:40.650

19 Does your supervisor have to be able to understand your thesis? 2017-05-30T12:09:29.233

18 I get admited to a PhD program without a master degree. Does it hurt when I apply for a postdoc? 2012-10-14T20:25:40.940

18 Must a master's thesis fall within one's advisor's area of expertise? 2012-12-25T08:39:32.677

18 Is it acceptable to ask a professor who is not your supervisor to provide comments on your thesis draft? 2014-07-24T18:49:32.263

18 Is it possible to obtain a Master's degree without Bachelor's degree? 2014-08-04T15:16:32.497

18 How many hours a day on Mathematics as a successful student? 2015-07-17T02:55:01.013

18 How can I help my advisor not lose face when changing from a thesis to non-thesis program? 2015-08-14T12:12:02.183

17 MS degree after a PhD in physics 2013-10-11T20:25:08.943

17 Professor wants my "non-funded" master's data 2015-05-17T01:16:31.423

17 Is it OK for a professor to refuse access to individual test marks? 2017-02-11T13:17:10.833

17 Got stuck with overambitious master thesis 2018-01-27T23:46:18.353

16 What to do when you find someone else is working on the same masters research 2012-10-15T07:53:58.470

16 Master student pursuing PHD: how to spend summer break? 2013-01-06T01:05:50.663

16 How do I plan for my PhD now that I have graduated with a Masters degree without thesis? 2013-02-27T16:00:28.677

16 Is there any way to find Donald Knuth's undergrad/master's thesis? 2014-03-16T14:46:54.007

16 Is it bad to apply to one PhD program with the intent of leaving for another (more prestigious) one? 2015-12-10T04:48:43.087

16 Are the words "I, we, us, his, her, he, she" all prohibited in thesis writing? 2016-06-25T16:57:51.903

15 Advice - MS in mathematics to increase competitiveness for PhD programs? 2012-07-16T22:27:59.447

15 PhD in Germany after Bachelors 2014-01-22T04:39:47.773

15 How to inform an adviser I am ceasing work with him? 2014-06-25T09:16:24.727

15 What to wear for a PhD/ MSc thesis defense? 2014-07-10T08:11:00.390

15 Why did my advisor criticize my work for the first time at my Master's Thesis defense? 2014-09-29T11:23:38.350

15 How to assign authorship when publishing with Bachelor's and Master's students 2015-08-26T17:46:49.340

15 I found a mistake in my master thesis's code 2015-09-21T18:18:13.827

15 Is it OK to ask the graduate chair if my background is competitive? 2016-11-26T19:48:22.610

14 When should one opt for a one-year master's program in the US? 2012-07-31T07:13:10.057

14 Master's and PhD at different Japanese universities 2013-10-30T09:11:19.640

14 How to make a one-year study plan for a difficult exam and remain motivated throughout? 2014-03-01T12:16:15.680

14 (Master's Degree) What are they 'precisely' looking for in a Statement of Purpose, and does a SOP matter when one has excellent GPA? 2014-12-20T23:37:28.087

14 Recalling standard results in a master's thesis appendix for reader's convenience and/or self-containedness 2017-01-02T17:46:32.220

14 What are my obligations as an MSc holder? 2017-04-19T17:18:05.573

13 I have an "integrated masters" degree. How can I eventually gain a PhD? 2012-04-27T13:17:34.130

13 What is research, specifically in Computer Science? 2012-07-28T21:15:36.080

13 Is publishing a graduation requirement in many master's programs? 2012-12-24T12:41:10.220

13 Need help and advice concerning how to apply and look for grad schools 2013-02-25T02:39:18.443

13 How to ask an university for application selection result before accepting an offer from another university? 2013-05-14T19:13:45.720

13 mentioning MOOC's I took in my scholarship application 2014-05-01T17:30:55.663

13 During the defense, how to prove the method I used in my master thesis is correct? 2015-04-22T15:04:49.753

13 Does it make sense for the professor to write a recommendation letter that is directly readable by the student? 2016-06-16T16:30:30.250

13 Discovered a paper very late into my research - what now? 2016-08-10T20:28:16.790

12 Without teaching experience, but industry experience, how can I begin teaching at college level? 2014-02-17T14:37:44.927

12 What makes a Bachelor's thesis different from Master's and PhD theses? 2014-03-29T08:16:47.250

12 Can you cite other master's theses when writing your own? 2014-09-30T11:50:09.913

12 Advisor wants copy of code to give to other student 2015-11-25T05:28:10.193

12 Unintentionally disrespectful in the Statement of Purpose/Academic essay 2016-11-29T05:39:55.377

12 Is it cheating if I develop some part of my MSc. thesis in a hackathon in a team? 2017-03-03T10:31:33.230

12 Segregation rules for females studying in Saudi Arabia 2017-10-26T09:52:20.173

11 CS PhD application with low GPA but extensive research experience 2012-08-22T11:04:31.937

11 Pursuing a Second Master's Degree(Part Time) : pros and cons 2012-08-24T09:19:57.033

11 Methods for finding graduate programs for specific areas of research 2012-11-16T14:50:11.970

11 Do I have a MSc degree if I did the work but did not pay tuition? 2013-04-20T22:54:27.170

11 Admission in research based Master's/Doctoral programme with a bachelor's from a low-ranked University in India 2013-05-08T10:53:51.323

11 Benefits of doing Part III at Cambridge (Pure Math) for US PhD applications 2014-03-08T13:27:56.413

11 Motivating myself to study? 2014-04-25T15:19:21.210

11 publishing papers vs. receiving Masters/PhD 2014-04-27T10:49:11.707