1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Doctor of Philosophy and Doctor of Engineer

  1. Jan 10, 2005 #1
    What is the difference between Doctor of Philosophy and Doctor of Engineering for an engineering student? What shall I choose?
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 11, 2005 #2


    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Gold Member

    There is no difference. A doctorate only proclaims you are suspected of having higher knowledge in your field of expertise. It even implies your peers have privately agreed you have an occasional insight on the subject.
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Similar Discussions: Doctor of Philosophy and Doctor of Engineer
  1. Doctor or Physicist (Replies: 9)

  2. Engineering doctorates (Replies: 0)