You already experienced bad effects of rahu.
When planets are not favourable,even if you get
job there will be many problems.
While making attempts to get job,you can use this
free time to improve the quality of life.
You can do penance to reduce the wrath of planets.
Take daily 3 cold water baths.Cold water contains
divinity.Another important thing in penance,is
Brahmacharya.Have sex only once in two months.
Give more gap betgween two sexes.I think you are
YOu wrote that you want to do Ph.D.
You can do reasearch on how to increase the quality
of life through penance.
You read ancient literature how our rishis tried
to improve their quality of life,by diet discipline
and sex discipline. firstname.lastname@example.org