The THESIS online survey was launched in the summer of 2004 and ran for 3 months.
Funding Your Doctorate Table 1: Income sources used throughout a Ph D.
*More that one funding source was often applicable to respondents' situation; therefore, the total is greater that 100%.
Still, more than 85% of respondents listed funding for their research project as their most important source of income; the remaining 14% are dependent on other sources (Figure 1).
Interestingly, a small number--0.2%--depend on unemployment or social welfare payments as their most important source of income.
Next Wave takes a look at the data and what it says about the health of doctoral education in Germany.
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