A1.1.8 Honorary awards

  • Honorary awards are conferred in recognition of achievement by individuals of significant distinction. These awards are not, and should not be compared to, academic qualifications as listed in the section above. The following honorary awards may be offered by the University:

    i. Honorary Doctorates

    Doctor of Arts HonDArt
    Doctor of Business Administration HonDBA
    Doctor of Design HonDDes
    Doctor of Education HonDEd
    Doctor of Engineering HonDEng
    Doctor of Laws HonLLD
    Doctor of Letters HonDLitt
    Doctor of Music HonDMus
    Doctor of Nursing HonDNurse
    Doctor of Science HonDSc
    Doctor of Technology HonDTech
    Doctor of the University HonDUniv

    ii. Honorary Masters

    Master of Arts HonMA
    Master of Business Administration HonMBA
    Master of Design HonMDes
    Master of Education HonMEd
    Master of Engineering HonMEng
    Master of Laws HonLLM
    Master of Letters HonMLitt
    Master of Music HonMMus
    Master of Science HonMSc
    Master of Technology HonMTech
    Master of the University HonMUniv

    iii. Honorary Bachelors

    Bachelor of Arts HonBA
    Bachelor of Education HonBEd
    Bachelor of Engineering HonBEng
    Bachelor of Laws HonLLB
    Bachelor of Medical Science HonBMedSci
    Bachelor of Osteopathy HonBOst
    Bachelor of Science HonBSc
    Bachelor of the University HonBUniv

    The procedure for the award of honorary degrees is given in section B9 of the Specific Regulations.