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doctorate

the highest academic degree in any field of knowledge
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Hasan earned a bachelor's from The College of Wooster, a master's from The Ohio State University, an MBA from Southern New Hampshire University and a doctorate from Ohio University.
I've always enjoyed research teaching, so it doctorate was always in the back of my mind.
Some might counter, however, that looking at such crude comparisons of proportions in the population to proportions among earned doctorates or proportions of university professors is inaccurate because it does not account for the relatively small population that earns a doctorate or who works as a university professor.
It's also a privilege to join such internationally recognised individuals who have received Honorary Doctorates from the University - all of whom have contributed a great deal to their respective fields.
Carl Lygo, principal of BPP University College, said: "We are honoured to bestow this honorary doctorate to Charles Tilley.
Brian, 59, from Murton, County Durham, said: "Receiving this doctorate is the pinnacle for me and now I'm managing director of my own company.
Dunphy, 63, added: "I have huge respect for scholars and the work they put into doctorates.
Delivering a speech in the ceremony, Erdogan said that he was awarded with title of honorary doctorate by several universities in Turkey and other countries while he was serving as prime minister.
Yesterday he was presented with an honorary doctorate by the University of Glamorgan at a ceremony at the university's campus in Treforest, near Pontypridd.
The Doctorate of Law in Public, Private, or Criminal Sciences being offered by the Dubai Police Academy, will be offered to officers and civilians from the UAE, GCC states and with certain evaluations to other nationalities, said Major General Khamis Mattar Al Mazeina, acting chief of Dubai Police.
Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh Region, was granted honorary doctorate by Jamia Millia Islamia (National Islamic University) during a ceremony held at the University's headquarters in Delhi.
Summary: The British University in Dubai (BUiD) -- the Middle East's leading research-based postgraduate university -- has announced that its inaugural Doctorate in Education degree has received close to five times as many applicants as there are available places for the 2009 intake.