State Academic Degrees and Titles Conferred on Intellectuals
State academic degrees and titles were conferred on the intellectuals who contributed to the economic development, the improvement of the people's standard of living and the education of the rising generation by devoting their wisdom and zeal to scientific research for implementing the five-year plan, true to the idea and spirit of the Party congress and plenary meetings of the Party Central Committee.
The title of Academician went to Kim Haeng Son, a teacher of Kim Chaek University of Technology, and the title of Candidate Academician to Kwak Son Il, a teacher of
Professorship was conferred on Jo Kil Hyon, department head of
Doctorate went to Kim Kyong Ho, head of a department of Pyongyang University of Mechanical Engineering, Jo Won Song, section chief of the University of Sciences, and Yun Jong Ju, a teacher of the University of National Economy, and other persons.
185 persons received associate professorship and 632 master's degree.