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Honorary Graduates

Each year, the University makes a number of honorary awards that recognise outstanding service to the University, to the City of Birmingham and the West Midlands, or to public or professional life nationally and internationally.

Here we take a look at our Honorary Graduates past and present, across a wide range of professional fields and industries. See more of our Honorary Graduates awarded for their services to:

Honorary Graduates - July 2016

Sir Mike Tomlinson

Sir Mike Tomlinson

As Education Commissioner for Birmingham, Sir Mike Tomlinson oversees improvements to education.
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Adil Ray

Adil Ray

Birmingham-born Adil is best known as the star and creator of the award-winning hit BBC One sitcom ‘Citizen Khan’.
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Andy Street

Andy Street

Managing Director of John Lewis, Andy is also Chair of the Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).
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Keith Bradshaw

Keith Bradshaw

Dr Keith Bradshaw is Deputy Lieutenant of the West Midlands and High Sheriff.
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Gillian Wearing

Gillian is a former Turner Prize winner, who created the iconic 'A Real Birmingham Family' sculpture.
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Mark Selway

Mark is the Cheif Executive of major Birmingham based engineering firm IMI.
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You can also view a full list of all of our honorary doctorates.