Honorary Awards

Swansea University Honorary Awards

An Honorary Award is one of higher education's most significant accolades. Each year Swansea University confers Honorary Awards on individuals in recognition of outstanding achievement to the University or the region. 

Professor Bernard Knight CBE

Swansea University has awarded an honorary degree to leading Welsh pathologist and writer, Professor Bernard Knight CBE.

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Honourable Shekhar Dutt SM

Swansea University has awarded an honorary degree to an outstanding member of its alumni community, Honourable Shekhar Dutt SM.

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Gaynor Richards MBE

Swansea University has awarded an honorary degree to Mrs Gaynor Richards MBE, long-time Director of Neath Port Talbot Council for Voluntary Service.

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La-Chun Lindsay

Swansea University has presented an honorary degree to Ms La-Chun Lindsay, the first female managing director of the largest industrial company in Wales, GE Aviation Wales.

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Professor Ben Shneiderman

Swansea University has awarded an honorary degree to Professor Ben Shneiderman, a pioneering computer scientist whose work has been vital in determining the essential ways we communicate with computers through for example, the use of a mouse to point and click. 

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