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Looking for PhD tips? Why not check Twitter

Dr Sara Althari published some key tips on getting through a PhD on Twitter helping many others through her personal experience

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Seeta Bhardwa

Editor, THE Student
August 28 2018


Twitter can sometimes be an absolute minefield of different opinions, angry comments and just downright rudeness. But every now and then a Twitter thread appears that is helpful and insightful and sparks thoughtful discussion and advice. 

One such thread was by Dr Sara Althari, who recently received her PhD from the University of Oxford making her part of just a small handful of Saudi women who have ever achieved this. 

On completing her PhD, Sara took to Twitter to share some tips she had picked up about how to get through a PhD. And you can see them below: 

What do you think of these tips? Do you have any others to add?

Read more: What is a PhD? Advice for PhD students


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