Definition of 'postgraduate'
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She has spent the last two years doing pure maths research in Cambridge and before that she was a maths postgraduate at Lisbon University. THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)Rufus, who was actually in the middle of a postgraduate course at Yale, tended to look where he was going. TEN STEPS TO HAPPINESS (2002)At worst that could mean ejection from the postgraduate social work course he'd sweated blood to get on to. FORESTS OF THE NIGHT (2002)
They could decide who got the promotion, the apartment, the new car, or the postgraduate course abroad. OUTCAST (2002)
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Translations for 'postgraduate'
British English: postgraduate /pəʊstˈɡrædjʊɪt/ NOUN
A postgraduate is a student with a first degree from a university who is studying or doing research at a more advanced level.
- American English: graduate student
- Arabic: طَالِبُ دِراسات عُلْيَا
- Brazilian Portuguese: pós-graduado
- Chinese: 研究生
- Croatian: postdiplomac
- Czech: postgraduální student
- Danish: overbygningsstuderende
- Dutch: postdoctoraal
- European Spanish: posgraduado
- Finnish: jatko-opiskelija yliopistossa
- French: étudiant en troisième cycle
- German: Postgraduierter
- Greek: μεταπτυχιακός φοιτητής
- Italian: studente che segue un corso post-laurea
- Japanese: 大学院生
- Korean: 대학원생
- Norwegian: doktorgradsstudent
- Polish: absolwent
- European Portuguese: pós-graduado
- Romanian: absolvent
- Russian: аспирант
- Spanish: posgraduado
- Swedish: forskarstuderande
- Thai: นักศึกษาที่เรียนต่อจากปริญญาตรี
- Turkish: doktora
- Ukrainian: аспірант
- Vietnamese: sinh viên sau đại học
British English: postgraduate ADJECTIVE
Postgraduate study or research is done by a student who has a first degree and is studying or doing research at a more advanced level.
Definition of postgraduate from the Collins English Dictionary
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