The Doctor’s in the Hizaus!

// March 11th, 2008 // Blog

For those who have not yet been informed by phone, e-mail or Facebook status message… I passed my PhD viva today, alhamdulillah! :D

This is how I feel:

(that, and extremely tired in a craving-the-sofa-with-some-good-chocolate-and-no-brain-TV-to-numb-my-mind, kinda way!)

25 Responses to “The Doctor’s in the Hizaus!”

  1. hfm18 says:

    MABROOK!
    Wish you all the luck in both worlds.xxx

  2. Sumera says:

    Congrats my love!

  3. Shan says:

    Congratulations, Doctor! Now you just need to pick a name to append to Doctor that will make clear your intentions (world domination?) or your schtick (blogging?). Dr. Strange, Dr. Evil, Dr. Doom, Dr. X, Dr. Love, Dr. Tax, Dr. Video, Dr. Octopus, Dr. Death, Dr. Destiny, and Dr. Victor Fries (a.k.a. Mr. Freeze) . You have joined an elite league of villains, my friend.

  4. wohooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!

    Happy dance.

  5. Salaam Alaikum,

    Mabrouk Dr iMuslim!!!! Masha Allah! Will you change your title to Dr?

  6. AnonyMouse says:

    Doctora iMuslim all the way!
    Y’know what this means, right? A PARTY!!!!! :D

  7. Alefyah says:

    Congratulations Doctor! :)

  8. gess says:

    Congratulations from Denmark :P
    iMuslim, what is viva, btw :)

  9. iMuslim says:

    Assalamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullah everyone

    Jazakallah for your messages. It is indeed time to party! :D

    Shan, I appreciate the advice, but I was planning on following a less ‘evil’ route to World Domination. So, how about: Dr Fluffy Kittens?

    Btw, I am not officially a “Dr” until I submit the final copy of my thesis, and my College gives approval… it might take a few months! Not that I’m bothered… all I know is: I passed, alhamdulillah!!!! (yes, the multiple exclamation marks are totally appropriate!)

    gess, a viva is the thesis defense… in my case, a 2.5 hour aural examination of my thesis. Yey! Actually, it wasn’t so bad, masha’Allah. I’ve heard of vivas that lasted for five hours! :/

  10. Shan says:

    Hm. Not exactly my taste, but it could work. We’ll have to check with Dr. Claw to see if he considers that infringement.

  11. Masha Allah, alf mabrouk Dr. iMuslim! (:

  12. hema says:

    mubarook!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! well deserved xxxxxxxx

  13. lucy says:

    Congratulations, i hope that it opens many doors for you now.

  14. shaz says:

    congrats!!!!!!!!!!! Dr. iMuslim!!!! :)

  15. iMuslim says:

    Thanks everyone, again. :)

    Shan: *badoom tish* :P

  16. Congratulations :) May Allah continue to bless you and bring you more success in the many years to come. Ameen!

  17. swadhinbd says:

    visit my site http://bd71.blogspot.com and learn about original islam.

  18. dreamessence says:

    Congratulations on your achievement :)

  19. iMuslim says:

    Jazakallah folks… md. I’m not sure I have come across you or your blog before, but I will be sure to check it out, insha’Allah (btw, I am a sister, just FYI!) :)

  20. inexplicabletimelessness says:

    AsSalaamu alaikum
    MABROOK sister iMuslim!!!!!! This is a big achievement and I am sooo happy for you :) :) :)

    May Allah (swt) keep you firm on the Straight Path and help you utilize the knowledge He has blessed you with for the betterment of the Ummah, AMEEN!

  21. Congrats once again, sister!

    On another note, I just visited the site md.’s linked above and I think his comment/link should be deleted. The site’s name is highly misleading, for it is clearly a site against Islam and everything we hold sacred to us ):

  22. Qas says:

    As someone who is InshaAllah going to start PhD studies soon in chemistry, can you offer a few words of advice on what I should expect? Also, can you offer some advice on how to maintain and enrich an islamic identity through the process?

  23. […] 20, 2008 in Education, Muslim life, PhD, Science I started writing this in response to a question that I was asked on another thread. I thought it might be useful to other peeps looking to do a PhD, so I’m posting it as an […]

  24. iMuslim says:

    Ameen, inexplicabletimelessness. :)

    Done, MushuThaLohari.

    Qas… I have responded to your questions here.

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