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doctorate

The degree or status of a doctor as conferred by a university. A higher postgraduate qualification. See also DOCTOR OF MEDICINE.
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The other three eminent Nigerians who were conferred with the Honorary Doctorate degrees of Doctor of Administration were Hajiya Amina Mohammed Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Amina Mohammed, former Nigerian High Commissioner to the UK, Dr.
Seven other people were conferred Doctorate Degrees for their extraordinary contribution to their related profession.
In the past, those who have been conferred honorary doctorate degrees by HAU, include, former prime ministers Chaudhary Charan Singh, Narasimha Rao, Manmohan Singh, former deputy PM Chaudhary Devi Lal and former Haryana CMs Bansi Lal and Bhupinder Singh Hooda.
MANILA -- The Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) has updated its policy on the conferment by higher learning institutions of honorary doctorate degrees to allow noncollege graduates to receive the distinction.
Tsai, 68, with a doctorate degree in urban planning from Princeton University, was former vice minister of the CEPD and chief of the Environmental Protection Administration.
Ras Al Khaimah: Disability has not been a hindrance for a 61-year-old Emirati who has just received his doctorate degree.
Hegna earned her juris doctorate degree at Willamette University and has focused on labor, employment and benefits law and commercial litigation.
Before investing time and money in the pursuit of a doctorate degree, thoroughly research your options.
He received his master's degree from Tulane University and his doctorate degree from the University of Brussels in Belgium.
The 53-year-old economist, who holds a doctorate degree from the University of Chicago, has promised to keep a tight reign on fiscal policy to avoid a return to the hyperinflation that marked the 1980s.
The study examines individuals who earned a doctorate degree in science or engineering from a U.
International student chapters were created in Canada and Finland, and a student chapter in France seemed logical considering the large number of highly qualified students who graduate each year with a master's or doctorate degree in papermaking and converting.