Usually lawyers are not required to hold a LLM degree.
In fact, getting into PhD can be very competitive just with Bachelors degree. Because you have not taken any advanced level classes or have not done any significant thesis or journal publications, there are few things that schools really look for.
Few of these are listed below: TOEFL is also required for international students. For international students, having Electives in the related research area in the final year of Bachelors or in general having advanced coursework in the research area.
An outstanding Statement of Purpose SOP describing your research interests and future plans for research and professional goals. Subjective GRE Test related to your area. This is mandatory for some schools, but most schools recommend it. Having a good subjective GRE Test score proves that you are technically competent for PhD if you have no research experience.
Research paper publications, Conference publications or any journal publications. If you have done any Technical projects with your professor or your final year project can also help. Major in two research areas or extra course work related to Research area Advantages for PhD: Some of you may be thinking about like, what a Major is?
I did not know until I got to US. Anyways, a Major is your concentration or focus of education in your Bachelors. One can have two major and it is called double major and if you have 3 majors then triple major….
You will need to take additional classes to get double or triple major. Now that you know what a major is, one of the additional important thing for PhD admission is, if you have technical knowledge in the form of an additional major or if you have taken extra classes that can help you with research for a particular PhD degree, you will have preference for PhD admission.
Let me explain with an example. If you do not know, PhD in Economics has lot of Mathematics involved and they expect you to have significant coursework or knowledge with Advanced Mathematics.
Imagine you have a Bachelors degree with Mathematics and Economics Majors, then you have higher chances of admission. Because, you have Mathematics in addition to just having Economics that is helpful for PhD admission.
The committee judges you based on your Economics and Mathematical capabilities.I recently completed the Bachelor of Science program in Criminal Justice at CCU, and it was the best thing I have ever done for myself.
The convenience of completing this at your own pace, made it possible for a busy person like myself. For Honours and coursework Masters theses, format requirements should be explained by your School or supervisor.
For PhD and MPhil theses, there are specific requirements on the formatting and presentation of theses which can be found on the Graduate School's website..
For PhD and MPhil theses, there are a few things of which to take particular note. Yvonne N. Bui′s How to Write a Master′s Thesis is a step-by-step guidebook that demystifies a process that can often prove to be overwhelming and confusing to graduate students. The tone and format of this applied book is reader-friendly and includes practical suggestions that .
Ravi. If you wish to study abroad for UG, PG, PhD and Diploma Degree then you would be required to appear for English proficiency test #PTEAcademic as it is the world’s leading computer-based test.
You don’t have to be a bachelor to get a bachelor’s degree, but you do need to demonstrate mastery to get a master’s degree. Either way, you should know how to correctly spell the degree you have; avoid misspelling them as masters degree and bachelors degree.
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