You’ve finished your degree and are now considering a doctorate. When you take a doctoral programme, working on your thesis will be a big part of your life over the coming years and therefore requires a significant time commitment. It sounds appealing, but you should still give it careful consideration and make sure you’re well prepared:
If you’re able to answer the following questions with a clear ‘YES’, you’ll be in a good position to tackle these challenges:
I’m highly motivated and have a clear idea about what topic I’d like to research.
I’ve made sure that the University of Klagenfurt has researchers who are able to supervise my chosen research subject.
I’m aware of the serious time commitment required for a thesis project and am able to plan my life in a way that allows me to give my full attention to my thesis over the coming years.
On the following pages, you’ll find answers to the following questions: