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Preparing for the Viva.

The UK viva is an odd bird.  Unlike oral defences in other countries, you are not examined by your supervisors in the viva. Instead, your examiners appoint someone from within your university and an expert from a different University to … Continue reading

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The date for my Viva has now been set. From what I can tell the viva is somewhat unique to the UK. Whereas most Phd students seem defend their work to a committee comprised of their supervisors, in the viva … Continue reading

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