NINT Knowledge Base
How do I select a graduate program?
Will people judge me negatively for skipping department seminars?
Am I reading enough of the scientific literature? Should I read for breadth or depth?
Should I take courses that are not directly part of my research topic?
Usefulness of prior industry experience before entering grad school?
Evaluating Grad Schools on grounds other than research
What is the difference between Ph. D programs with coursework and those without it?
Advisor isn't advising
Are master's degrees in the US mostly meant to prepare you for a Ph.D?
Is it possible for a student in first year of Ph.D to secure funding for attending conferences?
Attending graduate school at my undergraduate university
What are the options for fellowships for international grad students in USA?
Details an applicant should include/exclude in an introductory letter to a prospective grad school adviser?
How do I not get impatient when other people ask me to describe my research?
What is the typical time period after which an incoming grad student is expected to start publishing?