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  1/26/2012, Shevat 2, 5772

Knesset C'tee to Discuss Advanced Degree Prerequisites

The Knesset Education Committee is scheduled to discuss requirements for entering masters and doctoral programs when it meets on Monday.

The hearing follows a report that journalist-turned-politician Yair Lapid was accepted to a doctoral program at Bar Ilan University in Ramat Gan, east of Tel Aviv, without having completed a bachelor's degree.