7 Tips to Write a Doctoral Thesis

Doctoral Thesis Tips

The doctoral thesis is the path to the highest academic degree awarded by a University. Some do it by having the title, to make college degree, for further investigation or because it allows to continue linked to a focal point after the residence.

1. Define the concrete time being dedicated to the PhD degree. Establish clearly a few hours every day or a day or two a week, depending on what allows health care activity. "If we are not very strict in respecting those moments, assistance always end up eating time to the thesis. We will always find something more priority to do. That is why must be faithfully meet the work objectives".

2. Properly manage the data. Suggests starting the inclusion of the information in the database from the beginning, not to leave it to the end.

3. Be systematic when it comes to doing things. Always save a backup copy, and every time you expand the database, saving two copies (one for work on her and the other in the cloud, on a disk, or wherever). So when the manuscript, both items, and the final report.

4. Use a good manager of bibliographic references. They shall provide the work tools such as Endnote.

5. Choose the topic of the thesis. Many times it may not be the theme that you like most, nor the more glamorous. You have to be realistic, it is better to join a team that already have experience in research, with proven solvency at the time of having directed other thesis and project work have assets to those who join.

6. Find a good director. In his case was who got him thinking and avoided to abandon the doctorate. "I guided, advised and corrected when necessary. It gave way to all articles that served as the basis for my doctoral thesis". You must be the leader of the Group and allow, at the same time, to develop the work with freedom.

Beware of bad managers, "there are many cases where doctoral students, using them as labor and leaving them prey pulled when the results are not as expected".

7. Patience, perseverance and constancy. It is a hard, but not impossible. Therefore, those who are really convinced that you want to do it, recommends be patient and consistent.

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