What does postgraduate mean?

Definitions for postgraduate
poʊstˈgrædʒ u ɪt, -ˌeɪtpost·grad·u·ate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. graduate student, grad student, postgraduateadjective

    a student who continues studies after graduation

  2. graduate(a), postgraduateadjective

    of or relating to studies beyond a bachelor's degree

    "graduate courses"


  1. postgraduatenoun

    A person continuing to study in a field after having successfully completed a degree course.

  2. postgraduateadjective

    Those studies which take place after having successfully completed a degree course.


  1. postgraduate

    A postgraduate is a person who has successfully completed a graduate degree such as a master's or doctoral degree, or someone who is studying for such a degree. It refers to any studies or programs a student undertakes after completing their bachelor's degree.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of postgraduate in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of postgraduate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of postgraduate in a Sentence

  1. Lee Raby:

    That’s the glass-half-empty way of looking at it, the reverse is also true: Individuals who received the most care were doing on average better on the academic tests and were more likely to go to college and graduate, and sometimes get postgraduate degrees.

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