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. The recipients of the winter graduation awards 2018 are drawn from fields including politics, sport and education.

Ellie Simmonds

Swansea University has awarded an honorary degree to five-time Paralympic champion, Ellie Simmonds OBE.

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Eric Jones

Swansea University has presented an honorary degree to eminent Welsh composer Eric Jones.

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Huw Tregelles Williams

Swansea University has presented an honorary degree to Huw Tregelles Williams OBE, an internationally celebrated figure in the field of music and musical broadcasting. 

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Ian Jones

Swansea University has presented an honorary degree to Mr Ian Jones, one of the team responsible for launching the S4C television network.

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Howard Morgan

Swansea University has presented an honorary degree to one of its longest-standing members, Mr Howard Morgan.

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Donna Mead

Swansea University has awarded an honorary degree to pioneering clinician and academic, Professor Donna M Mead OBE who wrote and delivered the first undergraduate degree in Nursing at Swansea University.

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