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  1. Master of Philosophy

    The Master of Philosophy (MPhil; Latin Magister Philosophiae or Philosophiae Magister) is a postgraduate degree. An MPhil may be awarded to postgraduate students after completing taught coursework and one to two years of original research, which may also serve as a provisional enrolment for a PhD programme. In the United States, an MPhil typically includes a taught portion and a significant research portion, during which a thesis project is conducted under supervision.


  1. Master of Philosophy

    The Master of Philosophy is an advanced postgraduate research degree. The prerequisites required for a Master of Philosophy make it the most advanced research degree before the Doctor of Philosophy. An M.Phil. is in most cases thesis-only, and is regarded as a senior or second Master's degree, standing between a taught Master's and a Ph.D. An M.Phil. may be awarded to graduate students, after completing several years of original research but before the defence of a dissertation, and can serve as a provisional enrollment for a Ph.D.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of master of philosophy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of master of philosophy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  • ماجستير في الفلسفةArabic
  • Maestro de filosofíaSpanish
  • मास्टर ऑफ़ फ़िलॉसफ़ीHindi

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