Honorary Degrees

You Too Shall Pass

PA | Posted 27.01.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Lord Of The Rings star Sir Ian McKellen is to receive an honorary degree from the University of Ulster. Sir Ian, whose depiction of Gandalf in the ...

South African Pistorius Honoured By University.. In Scotland

PA | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Paralympics champion Oscar Pistorius will soon be able to add an honorary degree to his 2012 medal haul. The South African, nicknamed the Blade Run...

Who's Getting An Honorary Degree Now?

Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Footballing legend Pele and Olympic gold medallist Katherine Grainger are the latest sporting stars to be awarded an honorary degree. The pair were...

Celebrities Prove You Don't Have To Go To University To Get A Degree

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 15.10.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Some have received well-deserved recognition for their outstanding contributions, others are just plain greedy. From Arnie the Terminator who is now p...