postgraduate definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, or seeking higher level study after graduation from high school or university.
    • Those researches which take place after having successfully finished a diploma course.
    • Of, regarding, or designating, the studies pursued after graduation, esp., after obtaining the bachelor's degree at a college; graduate.
    • of or concerning researches beyond a bachelor's level
  • noun:
    • a person who is involved with postgraduate research.
    • one continuing to examine in a field after having effectively finished a degree training course.
    • A graduate; one learning after graduation.
    • a student just who goes on studies after graduation
  • others:
    • that belong or associated with or prosecuting a training course of study pursued after graduation: since, postgraduate lectures; a postgraduate length of study; a postgraduate student.

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