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  1. Recognising excellence
About City

Recognising excellence

Honorary degrees and fellowships awarded to distinguished leaders.

Honorary degrees are awarded to people who have achieved international academic distinction or held major leadership roles nationally or globally in the areas of business and the professions that City serves and who are considered to be excellent role  models for the University's students.

January 2013
Professor Zhores Ivanovich Alferov
Doctor of Science honoris causa

January 2013
Ms Pamela Castle OBE
Doctor of Laws
honoris causa

January 2013
Alderman Sir Roger Gifford
Doctor of Science honoris causa

January 2013
Dr Basil Phrixos Papachristidis
Doctor of Science honoris causa

April 2013
Professor Brian S. Collins
Doctor of Science honoris causa

April 2013
Professor Dame Wendy Hall
Doctor of Science honoris causa

May 2013
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saaed Al Maktoum
Doctor of Science honoris causa

July 2013
Mr Robert D. Somerville
Doctor of Science honoris causa

July 2013
Mr Christopher Muttukumaru
Doctor of Laws honoris causa

July 2013
Ms Sophie Raworth
Doctor of Arts

July 2013
Mr David Kym Newman
Honorary Fellowship

July 2013 
Mr Frank McLoughlin CBE
Honorary Fellowship

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City, University of London is an independent member institution of the University of London. Established by Royal Charter in 1836, the University of London consists of 18 independent member institutions with outstanding global reputations and several prestigious central academic bodies and activities.