Some articles on degree:
... In French universities, the academic degree system was quite complicated the first degree was the baccalauréat (completed in fact after high school), then the two-year diplôme d'étud ... is now much simpler baccalauréat (A-level degree), licence or licence professionnelle (= Bachelor), master (a new two-year degree merging maîtrise and DEA), and doctorate ...
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