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  • Teachers are paid more if they have a postgraduate degree.
  • How can someone pursuing a postgraduate degree in American literature display such abominable English-language skills?
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • They were sitting at the back of the classroom-I was giving a special course for postgraduate students, so difficult a course that few outsiders ever ventured to attend these particular lectures.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • Or, better yet, come see me at my postgraduate job, where I’ll be happy to Supersize your order because, you know, we’re friends and all.
    Sarah Dessen  --  This Lullaby

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  • During a brief postgraduate fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh, he had met a member of the Mellon family.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • Rachel’s postgraduate work dealt with alien and pre-Hegira artifacts.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • The astonished McAllister instantly recognized it from scores of radio and television newscasts over the years, its inflections learned in an expensive prep school and several prestigious universities, with a postgraduate career in the British Isles.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • We had barely begun dating when various job opportunities—and a one-year postgraduate program for me—pulled us in different directions across the eastern United States.
    John Grogan  --  Marley & Me
  • Better yet, take postgraduate work if your folks (or hers) could afford it and have another kid and get safely beyond the draft—besides, a doctor’s degree was a union card, for promotion and pay and retirement.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • OUR BASIC SCIENCE TEACHERS were very good, a mix of British and Swiss professors and a few Ethiopian physicians who graduated from the American University of Beirut and then took postgraduate training in England or America.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone

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  • Postgraduate study was not permitted, but they made an exception in my case because I had established a precedent when I was in Pretoria.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • In my free time, I studied for the exams that I had to take to begin postgraduate training in America.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • John intended to be an inventor, which meant that he was to be a physicist; he was to take his postgraduate course under Robert Stadler.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • After a candidate completes all this and if selected as heir, postgraduate work begins: the Egg itself.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • Neither did I John came back for his postgraduate course in physics.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • The exam of the ECFMG—Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates—established that I had the knowledge and credentials to pursue postgraduate training in America.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • "It meant starting all over again, because here you don’t get credit for postgraduate training anywhere else.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • It was confrontation time in the rarefied groves of academe; the Moulmein pagodas of Kipling’s poetry had been replaced by a smart-ass postgraduate student who had no respect for his betters — Kipling would understand that, and torpedo it.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
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