It is important to access the scientific credibility of a research paper, and the journal impact factor is an important criteria. But we may find diverse, and contrast opinions on this from senior academicians, and researchers who insist that it is nothing other than a measure of the prestige of the journal. It surely is…

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A good thesis is an outcome of a lot of hard work, and extensive research for a long span of time. The writer has to be confident about the work that has been done, before it is submitted for approval. At the inception stage of the work, the emphasis is on collecting, and compiling information…

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What is required to give a successful Ph.D. defense? You need to prepare hard, keep your stress levels in control and ensure that you chances of sailing through it are the maximum. A very vital trait of a Ph.D. defense is that it’s uniquely unpredictable. You can only control that bit part of it which…

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After you have completed your research work, your work is still far from completion. This is the final stage but still important and time consuming as writing up your research may be one of the most difficult tasks of a project. The final report should be concise, good and effective and that is a task…

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Firstly, do we mean the same thing by Methods and Methodology? A lot of researchers may call them as synonyms and use them interchangeably. However there is some distinction that is there, between both the terms and that is very important for researchers to know. Methodology, to understand better is primarily the theory of the…

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Comprehending humans has been a challenge ever since. That is the reason that research in Social Sciences positions   challenges that are altogether different and unique as compared to natural sciences. In natural sciences it is possible to replicate the results by repeated experiments and get conclusive with results but in social sciences, it is all…

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Being able to express the given idea in the word limit prescribed is the trait of a good academic writer. You must know how to not elaborate unnecessarily and have a crisp and succinct academic writing style. Here are some key ideas for that: Being concise is first thing: You must be concise with your…

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If an enriched writing style is what you want, you need to inculcate in yourself few skills and work towards enhancing as well as nurturing them. Here is the way:  Have a planned writing schedule: Good planning is very essential if you want to have a fixed and consistently enriched academic writing style. Some of…

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A successful PhD application is the beginning of the PhD journey and a work well begun is always half done. Here are some tips with which you can boost up your chances of getting your PhD application accepted: Have your research about the course, university, subject and other related factors before applying. You must have…

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It would not be uncommon to sit in front of a blank screen, clueless when you start to write a research paper. It is quite natural that it may not occur to you what you intended to write in your paper or something you had read somewhere that you wanted to incorporate. In addition, you…

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