From self-doubt to applying for a PhD – interview with my former student Jacob

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Oxford Academy of English
From self-doubt to applying for a PhD - interview with my former student Jacob

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From self-doubt to applying for a PhD. Today I am talking to one of my former students – Jacob – who enrolled on a master’s course at a London University not knowing much what to expect. He talks about his journey from questioning if he should be pursuing a higher-education diploma, feeling lost to finding the right help and finally, finishing his course with honours.

I would also like to take a moment and congratulate Jacob on his achievement as it is Jacob who put so much time and effort into his degree. I can’t say how grateful I am that he has found time in his busy timetable to jump on my podcast show and share his experience with you 🥰

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