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20 Gift Ideas for a PhD Graduation

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PhD students – how long have they been at school?  Too long to count.  During those final formative years, PhD students basically live and breathe their dissertation.  It’s a long slog and when they’re finally done – they deserve a celebration! That’s why we put together this list for gift ideas for a phd graduation. Celebrate their hard work in style with a gift that says congrats. 

Gifts Fit For a PhD

Not just anything will do. 

PHinally Done Mug

The huge relief someone feels when they finish their PhD dissertation?  This mug exclaims it. 

This mug is such a cute gift ideas for a phd graduation.

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Personalised Silver Star Paperweight

For a fun and unique gift, this silver star paperweight can be personalised with a congratulatory message. 

Gift ideas for a phd graduation include this gorgeous paperweight!

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 Business Card Holder Gift Set

They’re a doctor now –  they’re going to need a business card holder.  This genuine leather gift set also comes with a fancy pen and a key chain. 

They're professional now so get them this nice set for gift ideas for a phd graduation.

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 Deluxe Lavender Spa Gift Set

The feminine PhD graduate will love a long session of relaxation or two with this fragrant lavender spa gift set.  They just might never get out of the bath. And even if their not a mom, this list of gifts that promote relaxation has something on it for everyone.  

Gift ideas for a phd graduation include plenty of relaxation.

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 PhD Definition Picture Frame 

Here’s something for their mantle.  A definition of PhD that will resonate with someone defending their dissertation. 

This gift ideas for a phd graduation helps them capture the memories.

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Funny Badge Button 

There’s nothing like a pun to make people laugh – this funny ‘She wants the PhD’ button will do just that. 

Gift ideas for a phd graduation for those with a sense of humor.

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‘Not That Kind of Doctor’ Shirt

Yes, once you get your PhD you become a doctor, but let’s be clear on what kind. 

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PhD Cufflinks 

For something a bit more subtle and elegant, these stainless steel cufflinks are a perfect little reminder of all the hard work they’ve gone through. 

These cuff links make a great gift ideas for a phd graduation.

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Folded Book Art Sculpture 

This unique art sculpture will be a neat addition to their bookshelf.  We guarantee that they’ll have nothing quite like this. 

Gift ideas for a phd graduation include art they can put in their new office.

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‘Achieve Your Dreams’ Engraved Gift Pen with Light and Stylus Tip

This stylish pen comes in a keepsake presentation case and makes a great graduation gift.  It is engraved with the words ‘Achieve Your Dreams’ as a gentle reminder of never giving up. 

Pens so they know who they are dealing with make great gift ideas for a phd graduation.

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Going Places Compass Necklace

This delicate necklace makes a nice gift for a girly PhD graduate – a reminder that there are so many places and so many possibilities to go from here. 

This delicate makes a thoughtful gift ideas for a phd graduation.

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One Line a Day: Five-Year Memory Book 

Yes we remember the big events, but it’s the little things that make a life.  This five-year memory book is a great gift to encourage record keeping and revisiting previous thoughts and memories. 

Gift ideas for a phd graduation to help them take it one day at a time.

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Wine Gift Set

After a few long years (or sometimes more) of a PhD, the graduate deserves a good hard drink.  This wine gift set coupled with a bottle of their favourite will definitely be appreciated. 

Wine is definitely gift ideas for a phd graduation appropriate.

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Chocolate Fondue and Treat Maker

Fondues are something that people love, but that they rarely purchase for themselves.  Satisfy their sweet tooth with this chocolate fondue and treat maker set. 

Help them celebrate with this gift ideas for a phd graduation.

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Indoor Water Lily Fountain

Indoor water fountains are a great gift for any occasion, but especially for a graduate.  It is something special that they will treasure in their home for years to come. 

A relaxing lily garden makes a great gift ideas for a phd graduation.

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Tabletop Zen Garden 

PhD’s are stressful but once done it’s time for some in-home relaxation with this tabletop zen garden. 

Gift ideas for a phd graduation include things that help them get zen.

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Celebratory Gourmet Gift Basket 

No one in their right mind would scoff at a gift basket, and since this graduation is a big deal – gift them a big one! 

Snacks make great gift ideas for a phd graduation.

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PhD Ceramic Tile 

For someone who likes to decorate their home with memories of their life, this ceramic tile is ideal and clearly states that a PhD was accomplished. 

A tile to help them remember is a great gift ideas for a phd graduation.

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PhD Funny Graduation Card 

Know someone who graduated in English Literature? Get them this card, but only if you are familiar with their sense of humour! 

Gift ideas for a phd graduation for the phd who has a sense of humor.

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Graduation Cap ‘Big Shot’ Glass 

As previously mentioned, a PhD graduate needs a stiff drink at the end of their dissertation.  Help them out with this nifty ‘Big Shot’ glass!

If they're a big shot, this makes a great gift ideas for a phd graduation.

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