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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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He was presented with the doctorate by the Council's president Prof M.
"The maximum number of students an academic staff shall supervise in any given academic year shall be: master's 5 and doctorate 3," reads the regulations.
[USA], May 12 (ANI): Justin Timberlake along with Missy Elliot and composer Alex Lacamoire received honorary doctorates from Berklee College of Music in Boston.
The university also conferred Honorary Doctorates of Letters on her fellow band members Noel Hogan, Mike Hogan and Fergal Lawler.
Speaking at the conferment of the doctorate degree on him on Tuesday, the former governor of Kaduna state noted, 'I was in Portcourt to attend an occasion and at the time I landed at Kaduna international airport, I was told that the occasion(convocation ceremony) was over.
"It aims to provide the same privilege given to those who passed the bar or board examinations to holders of doctorate degrees which is equivalent to, if not more than the bar or board examinations," he said.
Burke earned two bachelor's degrees from University of California, Irvine, a master's degree from California State University and a doctorate from Pepperdine University.
People who meet the academic requirements that allow them to access an official third cycle program or who complete the first year of an official doctorate can apply.
in Political Science and received his Juris Doctorate from DePaul University College of Law.
Earlier, the President and Senate of the Ala-Too International University of Kyrgyzstan Republic have also conferred the Honorary Doctorate to Md Sabur Khan for his contribution to education in entrepreneurship.
IANS Priyanka Chopra says she is heartbroken to miss out on the special moment of getting honoured with a doctorate degree by Bareilly International University because of a flight delay due to smog.
Khartoum, 24 Dec (SUNA) - The University of Khartoum on Monday bestowed the Honorary Doctorate in Law on the visiting Turkish President Reccep Tayyib Erdogan amid august official, political and academia presence.

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