March 15, 2005

PhD research degrees: Entry and completion

This report examines the rates of completion for a cohort of students attending UK higher education institutions who began a doctorate degree mainly by research in academic year 1996-97. It is intended to inform discussion about the quality of supervision of postgraduate research in general, and the time and rate of PhD completion in particular.
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