A PhD in 3 years?
Will you complete your PhD in 3 years or take longer?
Have you already completed your PhD?
I am researching students’ experiences of studying for a PhD. Specifically, I am looking to develop a theory of what helps and hinders students to complete PhDs within the standard 3 year PhD timeframe. To explore this topic, I will be carrying out interviews of current and former PhD students.
I would like to speak to PhD students from all disciplines who:
· are in the 2nd year and above who think they will take longer than 3 years to submit
· are in the 2nd year and above who think they will submit within 3 years
· have submitted in more than 3 years
· have submitted within 3 years
The interview will take approximately 1 hour, although it could take longer by mutual agreement. You will be compensated for your time.All your information will be kept confidential and your details will be anonymised.