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He was also studying for a diploma in stress management and had used his experiences to help colleagues. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This gave him a taste for education and he returned to Cambridge to take a teaching diploma. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Normally a company sending a senior executive on a business school or diploma course has little choice. Times, Sunday Times (2006)And there is uncertainty about the new diploma qualification. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is a really good balance between diploma and degree as things stand. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He now hopes to take his diploma. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The new vocational diplomas will be no different. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The educational system becomes a focus of struggle for diplomas and degrees. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)Yet a combined diploma and degree system leaves room to move up the hierarchy and enjoy career progress. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He is studying for a diploma in vehicle systems at a local college and doing work experience at a garage. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The younger son went to a university near our family home and completed his degree and diploma about four years ago. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Take a diploma in personal training. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Have new diplomas defied their critics? Times, Sunday Times (2009)Those who failed had had 11 years of compulsory education and a diploma course. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The first students begin diploma courses in September with the programme rolled out over five years. The Sun (2008)Eighty per cent study for a diploma, which is less theoretical. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Students were more likely to leave degree courses than diplomas, it was found. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He is studying for a youth work diploma at college and wants to go on to university to get a specialist youth work degree. The Sun (2010)After passing basic qualifications, he is studying for a diploma in applied science and wants to become a doctor. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He claimed to be paying 3,500 a year to study for a diploma leading to a degree course in information technology. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A number of the participants then became interested in engineering and science and went on to take the engineering diploma. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A new extended diploma option will be available to brighter students from 14 to boost academic skills. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I did a college diploma to become a medical receptionist but haven't been able to find work. The Sun (2011)From September, schools will be encouraged to offer a new range of qualifications called diplomas. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The new diplomas have been hailed by the Government as the most significant educational reform in 40 years. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A diploma takes two years' part-time study. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'diploma'
British English: diploma /dɪˈpləʊmə/ NOUN
A diploma is a qualification which may be awarded to a student by a university, college, or high school.
He was awarded a diploma in business management.
- American English: diploma
- Arabic: دِبْلُوما
- Brazilian Portuguese: diploma
- Chinese: 文凭
- Croatian: diploma
- Czech: diplom
- Danish: diplom
- Dutch: diploma
- European Spanish: diploma
- Finnish: diplomi
- French: diplôme
- German: Diplom
- Greek: δίπλωμα
- Italian: diploma
- Japanese: 免状
- Korean: 졸업장
- Norwegian: diplom
- Polish: dyplom
- European Portuguese: diploma
- Romanian: diplomă
- Russian: диплом
- Spanish: diploma
- Swedish: diplom
- Thai: ประกาศนียบัตร
- Turkish: diploma
- Ukrainian: диплом
- Vietnamese: văn bằng
Definition of diploma from the Collins English Dictionary
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