why is a PhD usually structured to take about six years? Are there ever shortcuts to take less time?

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Was talking to some friends about pursuing a PhD and some got turned off after learning it is 6 years because they say it would be exchanging the best years of your working life for someone that may not even guarantee a job you want

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Get one abroad? In Sweden a PhD is ~4 years. It’s like a job, you get salary and have your hours. You kind of need a Master’s degree to be considered for a PhD position though.

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