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Doctorate Degree - Meaning of Abbreviations

Doctorate Degree - Meaning of Abbreviations
February 1, 2011 - 02:49 - Udo Ahlbrecht

D .; D. theol. (theologiae)
honorary doctorate in Protestant theology

Dr. agr. (agronomiae)
Doctor of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Dr. cult. (culturae)
Doctor of Cultural Studies

Dr. des. (designatus)
Doctorate between the examination and the handing over of the doctoral certificate

Dr. diac. (diaconiae)
Doctor of Diaconal Studies

Dr. disc. pole. (disciplinae politicarum)
Doctor of Social Science

Dr. forest. (forestalium)
Doctor of Forest Science

Dr. ... habil. (habilitatus)
Doctor who has acquired the license to teach (venia legendi) at universities. Depending on the federal state, the addition Privatdozent (PD) is also placed in front.

Dr. h.c. (honoris causa)
Honorary doctorate due to special scientific or cultural achievements, without completing a scientific examination (honorary doctorate - no academic degree)

Dr. h.c. mult. (honoris causa multiplex)
multiple honorary doctorate; also: Dr. e.h.
(honorary - no academic degrees)

Dr.-Ing. (Engineer)
Doctor of Engineering

Dr. iur. can. (iuris canonici)
Doctor of Canon Law

Dr. iuris. utr. (iuris utriusque)
Doctor of both rights (secular and ecclesiastical)

Dr. jur. (iur) or (iuris)
Doctor of Law

Dr. math. (mathematicarum)
Doctor of Mathematics

Dr. med. (medicinae)
doctor of medicine

Dr. med. dent. (medicinae dentariae)
Doctor of Dentistry

Dr. med. vet. (medicinae veterinariae)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. mult. (multiplex)
Doctor with multiple doctorates

Dr. oec. (oeconomiae)
Doctor of Administration

Dr. oec. publ. (oeconomiae publicae)
Doctor of Political Science

Dr. oec. troph. (oecotrophologiae)
Home economics, nutritional science

Dr. P. H. (Public Health)
Doctor of Health Sciences

Dr. paed. (paedagogiae)
Doctor of Education

Dr. pharm. (pharmaciae)
Doctor of Pharmacy

Dr. phil. (philosophiae)
Doctor of Philosophy

Dr. phil. nat. (philosophiae naturalis)
Doctor of Science

Dr. rer. agr. (rerum agriculturarum)
Doctor of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Dr. rer. biol. hum. (rerum biologicarum humanarum)
Doctor of Human Sciences

Dr. rer. comm. (rerum commercialium)
Doctor of Commerce

Dr. rer. cur. (rerum curae)
Doctor of Nursing Science

Dr. rer. hoard. (rerum horticulturarum)
Doctor of Horticulture

Dr. rer. medic. (rerum medicinalium)
Doctor of Theoretical Medicine

Dr. rer. merc. (rerum mercantilium)
Doctor of Commerce

Dr. rer. mont. (rerum montanarum)
Doctor of Mining Science

Dr. rer. nat. (rerum naturalium)
Doctor of Science

Dr. rer. oec. (rerum oeconomicarum)
Doctor of Economics

Dr. rer. publ. (rerum publicarum)
Doctor of Administration

Dr. rer. pole. (rerum politicarum)
Doctor of Political Science

Dr. rer. physiol. (rerum physiologicarum
Doctor of Human Biology

Dr. rer. sec. (rerum securitatis)
Doctor of Safety Science

Dr. rer. silv. (rerum silvestrium)
Doctor of Forest Sciences

Dr. rer. soc. (rerum sociologicae)
Doctor of Social Sciences

Dr. rer. techn. (rerum technicarum)
Doctor of technical science

Dr. sc. agr. (scientiarum agrariculturae)
Doctor of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Dr. sc. hum. (scientiarum humanarum)
Doctor of Human Sciences

Dr. scientiae musicae
Doctor of Musicology

Dr. sc. nat. (scientiarum naturalis)
Doctor of Science

Dr. sc. paed. (scientiarum paedogogiae)
Doctor of Education

Dr. sc. pol. (scientiarum politicarum)
Doctor of Political Science

Dr. sc. techn. (scientiarum technicarum)
Doctor of technical science

Dr. Sports science
Doctor of Sports Science

Dr. theol. (theologiae)
Doctor of Theology

Dr. troph. (trophologiae)
Doctor of Nutrition

Drs. (Doctores)
Abbreviation for doctors. Usually when several titleholders are named at the same time

Additional Dr grades can be found at Wikipedia.org

https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doktor#Entsprechungen_in_anderen_L.C3.A4ndern

or

https://de.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20060814032225AAzixEl

Please note the line break.

The variety of doctoral degrees is staggering so I cannot list them all here. But under the above link from wikipedia you can find all titles from German-speaking countries.

The variety of different doctoral degrees only exists in Germany or in German-speaking countries.

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