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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 CMO stipulates that only HEIs that existed for at least 25 years and possess a well-acknowledged academic reputation, institutional values and mission, among others, can confer honorary doctorate degrees," De Vera said.
Paul received the Doctorate degree from the Chief Guest Dr.
Abdullah bin Nasser al- Harrasi, Chairman of the Public Authority for Radio and TV (PART) the honorary doctorate degree in science in recognition of his scientific and cultural efforts.
HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani was awarded an honorary doctorate degree in law from Neelain University in Sudan, in appreciation of his support for the peace march in Sudan, his role in combating corruption and strengthening the rule of law, and in recognition of his efforts in Qatar's sponsorship of the Doha Document for Peace in Darfur that consolidated the foundations of security, stability and peace in the region.
Athari Salem Salman Al-Sabah where she presented a copy of her doctorate degree on constitutions balances in legislative practices.
She possesses a master's degree in a highly-valued field and is now studying for her doctorate degree. A doctorate degree will virtually guarantee her a job that will pay enough to help support her mother and seven sisters.
He also holds a doctorate degree in higher education leadership from Northcentral University (Ariz.).
YOGAguru Baba Ramdev is a school dropout and did not study beyond middle standard but he may soon get an honourary doctorate degree from Haryana Agriculture University if sources are to be believed.
HM Chief Inspector of Probation Paul McDowell spoke about the UK's "morbid punishment addiction" as he picked up an Honorary Doctorate degree from Birmingham City University.
KUALA LUMPUR (CyHAN)- The International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM) awarded Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoy-an, currently on an official visit to Malaysia, last stop of his East Asia tour, an honorary doctorate degree on Friday.
Patna: A murder convict serving life term in a Bihar jail for over 12 years has achieved the rare distinction of being awarded the doctorate degree despite being in long custody in what the jail authorities say will serve as an inspiration to the society.

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