Academic Degree - M level
This is mandatory when Literary Indicator U is marked

Enter the indication of the type of document (thesis, dissertation, etc.) and the academic degree granted for it.

The degree is typed in full or abridged, according to local convention and is enclosed between parentheses.

Make sure that you enter the institution which awarded the academic degree (usually a university) in corporate Author.

Academic Degrees: Thesis (PhD in Hort.)
Corporate Author: University of Illinois, Urbana (USA). Graduate College

For more information see the cataloguing manual under: Description Notes