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HONORARY GRADUATES

DATE HONORARY DEGREE
Chinua Achebe 28 June 1974
Doctor of the University
Ian Aitken 30 June 2011 Doctor of the University
George W Albee 28 March 1998 Doctor of the University
Kenneth John Wilson Alexander 5 March 1977 Doctor of the University
Sheikh Dr Ahmed Abdullah Al Ghazali 26 June 2013 Doctor of the University
Douglas Allan 23 November 2007 Doctor of the University
William Harris Allaway 26 June 1981 Doctor of the University
Valerie Ann Amos 1 July 2010 Doctor of the University
James Frazer Gillan Anderson 3 July 1987 Doctor of the University
Roy Malcolm Anderson 3 July 1998 Doctor of the University
Thomas James Anderson 26 June 1981 Doctor of the University
Elish Angiolini 22 November 2013 Doctor of the University
James Armour 1 July 2005 Doctor of the University
Kenneth Wilmot Atchley 24 June 1977 Doctor of the University
Anthony Barnes Atkinson 2 July 1992 Doctor of the University
Alan David Baddeley 27 June 1996 Doctor of the University
Aly Bain 4 July 2003 Doctor of the University
Beryl Bainbridge

27 June 2002

Doctor of the University
Dugald Baird 28 June 1974 Doctor of the University
Jean Balfour 2 July 1992 Doctor of the University
Robert Balfour of Burleigh 4 November 1988 Doctor of the University
Iain Menzies Banks

8 March 1997

Doctor of the University

Peter Maurice Barclay 30 June 1994 Doctor of the University
John Stuart Lloyd Barnes 29 June 2006 Doctor of the University
William Mervyn Lloyd Barnes 29 June 2006 Doctor of the University
Margaret McRoberts Barr 21 November 2008 Doctor of the University
David Robert Bates 1 March 1986 Doctor of the University
Ronald Percy Bell 24 June 1977 Doctor of the University
Jarl Ake Ingvar Bengtsson 23 November 2007 Doctor of the University
Dato’ Ir Haji Ahmad Zaidee Laidin 28 June 1996 Doctor of the University
James Whyte Black

29 June 2001

Doctor of the University
Elizabeth Violet Blackadder 27 June 2002 Doctor of the University
John Blair 30 June 1995 Doctor of the University
John Harry Savage Blaxter 26 February 1994 Doctor of the University
Tom Blundell 29 June 2000 Doctor of the University
Anne Day Bolton 29 June 1990 Master of Arts
Robert George Bomont
28 June 1996
Doctor of the University
Michael Francis Bonallack 26 February 1994 Doctor of the University
James Bowden
27 February 1993
Master of Arts
Lalage Jean Bown 30 June 1994 Doctor of the University
William Andrew Murray Boyd 27 June 1997 Doctor of the University
Hugh Boyle 23 November 2007 Doctor of the University
Sidney Neil Brailsford 1 July 2010 Doctor of the University
Winifred Mary Brancker

27 June 1996

Doctor of the University

Christopher William Brasher
30 June 1989
Doctor of the University
Alice Brown 2 July 2004 Doctor of the University
Sally Ann Brown 27 June 2002 Doctor of the University
Jerome Seymour Bruner
31 August 1990
Doctor of the University
Sandy Bryce 31 March 2001 Master of Arts
William Campbell Rough Bryden

28 June 1991

Doctor of the University

Gordon Buchanan 27 June 2013 Doctor of the University
Karl Butzer 29 June 2011 Doctor of the University
John Byrne 24 June 2015 Doctor of the University
John Ivan George Cadogan

29 June 1984

Doctor of the University

Alexander Kirkland Cairncross

22 June 1973
Doctor of the University
James Alastair Hay Cairns 2 July 1993 Master of Arts
Kenneth Charles Calman 29 February 1992 Doctor of the University
Dennis Andrew Canavan 21 November 2008 Doctor of the University
Michael Brian Cantlay 28 March 2003 Doctor of the University
William Fisher Hunter Carson 2 July 1998 Doctor of the University
Derek Grant Casey 1 July 2010 Doctor of the University
Dato' Dr Jannie Chan Siew Lee 15 October 2015 Doctor of the University
Lee Mun Chan 7 September 2012 Doctor of the University
Nirad Chandra Chaudhuri 30 June 1978 Doctor of the University
Campbell Christie 25 March 2000 Doctor of the University
Kevin Clarke 25 June 2015 Doctor of the University
William Clark 31 March 2001 Master of Arts
Nathan Woolf Cohen 27 June 1997 Doctor of the University
David Colvin 2 July 1998 Doctor of the University
Robert Cooper 19 November 1999 Master of Arts
Lindsay Corbett 25 February 1995 Master of Arts
Henry Arthur Hugh Cortazzi 27 February 1988 Doctor of the University
Hazel Josephine Cosgrove

1 July 2004

Doctor of the University
Mark Cousins 25 June 2014 Doctor of the University
Robert Cowan 29 June 1990 Doctor of the University
William Alexander Cramond

29 June 1984

Doctor of the University
Robert Anthony McNaughton Crampsey

1 July 1999

Doctor of the University

Philip Lee Craven 26 November 2010 Doctor of the University

William Ross Culbard

4 November 2011

Master of Arts

Jack Cunningham 1 March 1986 Master of Arts
Philip Martin Cunningham

3 November 2006

Doctor of the University
David John Dace 3 July 1987 Doctor of the University
David Daiches 23 February 1980 Doctor of the University
Kathleen Mary Agnes Dalyell

21 November 2008

Doctor of the University

Tam Dalyell 29 June 2006 Doctor of the University
John Daniel

28 March 2003

Doctor of the University
Duncan Sheppey Davies 22 February 1975 Doctor of the University
Neil Davidson 27 June 2012 Doctor of the University
Richard Demarco 23 November 2007 Doctor of the University
Judi Dench 26 June 2013 Doctor of the University
Gordon Donaldson 1 July 1988 Doctor of the University
Paul Dumbleton 21 November 2014 Master of Arts
Michael Anthony Eardley Dummett 28 June 2002 Doctor of the University
Laura Jean Dunlop 15 November 2014 Doctor of the University
Joyce Mary Armstrong Dunn 29 June 1990 Master of Arts
George Mackenzie Dunnet 30 June 1994 Doctor of the University
George Robert Edwards 23 February 1979 Doctor of the University
Sir John Elvidge 24 June 2015 Doctor of the University
Harold Matthew Evans 27 February 1982 Doctor of the University
Winifred Margaret Ewing 2 November 2012 Doctor of the University
Lord Ewing of Kirkford
2 July 1998
Doctor of the University
Alex Ferguson 29 June 2011 Doctor of the University
Harold Montague Finniston 23 February 1979 Doctor of the University
Ross Flockhart 27 March 1999 Doctor of the University
Margaret Anne Ford 25 June 2008 Doctor of the University
Denis Forman 2 July 1982 Doctor of the University
William David Forsyth
4 March 1989
Doctor of the University
Charles Forte

1 July 1983

Doctor of the University

Arthur John Forty 25 February 1995 Doctor of the University
Hugh Fraser 28 June 1985 Doctor of the University
James Breingan Fraser 22 November 2006 Master of Arts
James Campbell Fraser 23 February 1979 Doctor of the University
Marion Anne Fraser 5 October 1998 Doctor of the University
William Benjamin Bowring Gammell 29 June 2006 Doctor of the University
James Lobban Geddes (posthumous) 25 March 2000 Doctor of the University
Alexander Drummond Gibson 23 June 1972 Doctor of the University
Faith Gibson 31 October 2014 Doctor of the University
John Douglas Gilbert 26 November 2010 Doctor of the University
Jane Goodall 10 January 1979 Doctor of the University
Graeme Gordon 24 February 1996 Doctor of the University
Ian Alistair Gordon
27 June 1975
Doctor of the University
Thomas Gorman 24 March 2006 Master of Arts
Norman William Graham 16 February 1974
Doctor of the University
W Gordon Graham 2 July 1993 Doctor of the University
Barboura Patricia Grant

6 September 1996

Doctor of the University
Richard Langton Gregory 29 June 1990 Doctor of the University
Sally Greengross 27 June 2012 Doctor of the University
Patricia Anne Greenhill 26 June 1997 Master of Arts
Joseph Grimond

2 March 1985

Doctor of the University
James Martin Haldane of Gleneagles 28 June 2006 Doctor of the University
Dennis Norman Frederick Hall

1 July 1983

Doctor of the University

(William) Douglas Hall 27 November 2009 Doctor of the University
Christine Hallett 28 June 2012 Doctor of the University
Alan David Hansen 27 June 2007 Doctor of the University
Donald Garvin Harris
28 March 1998
Doctor of the University
James Macdonald Hastie 18 March 2005 Doctor of the University
Seamus Justin Heaney 28 June 1990 Doctor of the University
Peter Heatly
2 July 1998
Doctor of the University
Mairi Crawford Hedderwick

28 November 2003

Doctor of the University

John Henry Hemming
2 March 1991
Doctor of the University
William MacGregor Henderson 30 June 1989 Doctor of the University
Stephen Gordon Hendry
29 June 2000
Doctor of the University
Henry Alexander Hepburne-Scott 10 December 1968 Doctor of the University
James Herkes 28 February 1987 Master of Arts
John Hicks 2 July 1982 Doctor of the University
Isabel Nancy Hilton 5 November 2010 Doctor of the University
Robert Aubrey Hinde 27 June 1991 Doctor of the University
Frank Hendrick Hitchman 29 June 2006 Master of Arts

Frederick George Thomas Holliday

1 July 1983

Doctor of the University

Richard Frederick Holloway 30 June 2010 Doctor of the University
Antony Hopkins 26 June 1981 Doctor of the University
Antony Gerald Hopkins 28 June 1996 Doctor of the University
Simon Michael Hornby 1 July 1993 Doctor of the University
John Theodore Houghton 29 February 1992 Doctor of the University
Thomas Howarth 26 June 1981 Doctor of the University
Thomas Hudson 28 June 2001 Doctor of the University
Philip Hughes

28 June 1985

Doctor of the University
Kenneth John Hurry 27 February 1993 Doctor of the University
Deirdre Mary Hutton 30 June 2000 Doctor of the University
Michael Ignatieff 28 June 1996 Doctor of the University
Raymond Illsley

28 February 1987

Doctor of the University

Kenneth Ireland 23 June 1972 Doctor of the University

Hazel Jane Irvine

25 November 2005
Doctor of the University
William Alexander Park Jack

29 June 1984

Doctor of the University
Sylvia Jackson 25 June 2009 Master of Arts
David Jacobs 29 June 2000 Doctor of the University
Marie Jahoda 1 July 1988 Doctor of the University

William Fleming Hoggan Jarrett

1 July 1988
Doctor of the University
Anne Jarvie 3 July 2003 Doctor of the University
Ranee Jayamaha 23 November 2012 Doctor of the University
Malcolm Alexander Jeeves 2 July 1999 Doctor of the University
Alexander Norman Jeffares
22 March 2002
Doctor of the University
Charles Jencks 25 June 2014 Doctor of the University
Martin Kenneth Jones
2 July 1999
Doctor of the University
Eleanor Harz Jorden 1 July 1993 Doctor of the University
Jacqueline Margaret Kay 29 June 2000 Doctor of the University
Michael Kelly 27 February 1982 Doctor of the University
John Cowdrey Kendrew 6 September 1974 Doctor of the University
Ludovic Henry Kennedy
28 June 1991
Doctor of the University
Ian Kershaw 1 July 2004 Doctor of the University
Elspeth Russell King

18 March 2005

Doctor of the University

Jean King 23 November 2012 Doctor of the University
Denise Patricia Byrne Kingsmill

3 July 2003

Doctor of the University
Aaron Klug
5 October 1998
Doctor of the University
John Richard Krebs

30 June 2000

Doctor of the University

Hector Laing 28 June 1985 Doctor of the University
Ian Alexander Laing 27 June 2007 Doctor of the University
Tom Bell Maxwell Lamb 1 July 1983 Master of Arts
David Philip Lane 29 June 2000 Doctor of the University
Peter Julian Lederer 25 June 2009 Doctor of the University
Anthony Paul Lester 24 March 2006 Doctor of the University
Claude Levi-Strauss 23 June 1972 Doctor of the University
John Lister-Kaye 5 September 1995 Doctor of the University
Doris Littlejohn 27 February 1993 Doctor of the University
Brian John Loasby

2 July 1998

Doctor of the University
Liz Lochhead 30 June 1995 Doctor of the University
John Logan 1 July 1983 Master of Arts
Paul Ellsworth Lovejoy

27 June 2007

Doctor of the University
Alfred Charles Bernard Lovell 2 September 1974 Doctor of the University
Norman Alexander MacCaig

28 February 1981

Doctor of the University
Iain Macdonald 27 June 2013 Doctor of the University
Angus John MacDonald 3 July 1992 Doctor of the University
Norman Somerville Macfarlane 2 July 1992 Doctor of the University
Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow 31 October 2014 Doctor of the University
William Macfarlane Gray 10 December 1968 Doctor of the University
James MacColl MacDuff MacGlone

2 July 1993

Master of Arts
Hamish MacInnes 12 September 1997 Doctor of the University
Joan Macintosh 4 November 1988 Doctor of the University
Valerie MacIver 5 September 1995 Doctor of the University
Donald Iain MacKay
1 July 1994
Doctor of the University
Donald MacKenzie MacKinnon 30 June 1989 Doctor of the University
Ian Charter MacLaurin

3 July 1987

Doctor of the University
Donald Macleod 28 June 2007 Doctor of the University
Duncan James Macleod 29 June 2001 Doctor of the University
Ian Hamilton MacRae

28 March 1998

Master of Arts
Angus MacVicar

28 June 1985

Doctor of the University

Sally Magnusson 25 June 2015 Doctor of the University
Beverly Louise Malone 25 November 2005 Doctor of the University
Jack Mapanje
28 June 1996
Doctor of the University
Gerald Brian Marjoribanks 28 June 2001 Doctor of the University
Alexander Fred Markham 7 November 2008 Doctor of the University
Gordon Marshall 28 June 2001 Doctor of the University
Mary Tara Marshall 3 November 2006 Doctor of the University
Louise Livingstone Martin 9 October 2008 Doctor of the University
Catriona I Matthew 28 November 2003 Master of Arts
Alexander McCall Smith 15 November 2015 Doctor of the University
Donald Murdo McCallum

28 June 1985

Doctor of the University
Malcolm Christopher McCarthy 26 March 2004 Doctor of the University
Jim McColl 30 June 2010 Doctor of the University
Jack Wilson McConnell 9 October 2008 Doctor of the University
John McFall 30 June 2011 Doctor of the University
John McGrath 2 July 1993 Doctor of the University
Alasdair Duncan McIntyre 26 June 1997 Doctor of the University
Robert Douglas McIntyre 21 February 1976 Doctor of the University
Rennie McOwan
24 February 1996
Doctor of the University
Ved Parkash Mehta 4 November 1988 Doctor of the University
James Woodham Menter
29 June 1995
Doctor of the University
Donald Michie 28 June 1996 Doctor of the University
Alexander Ronald Miller

27 June 1986

Doctor of the University

Andrew Miller

28 June 2002

Doctor of the University
James David Frederick Miller 29 June 1984 Doctor of the University
Jonathan Edward Harland Mills

25 June 2008

Doctor of the University
Alasdair David Gordon Milne 26 February 1983 Doctor of the University
Harry Henry Milne 15 December 1980 Master of Arts
Arthur John Robin Gorell Milner 28 June 1996 Doctor of the University
John Mitchell 1 July 1993 Master of Arts
John Angus MacBeth Mitchell 3 July 1992 Doctor of the University
Naomi Margaret Mitchison 21 February 1976 Doctor of the University
Jinnosuke Miyai 20 October 1986 Doctor of the University
Edwin George Morgan
30 June 1989
Doctor of the University
Alexander Ferrier Sharp Morrison 5 September 1995 Doctor of the University
James Fyffe Thomson Morrison

27 June 1986

Doctor of the University

Alberto Morrocco

3 July 1987

Doctor of the University
Ian Thomas Morrow

29 June 1979

Doctor of the University
David Charles Moulsdale 18 March 2005 Master of Arts
Geoffrey Mulcahy
30 June 1995
Doctor of the University
James Munn 25 February 1978 Doctor of the University
Peter Stevenson Murdoch 22 November 2006 Doctor of the University
Elaine Murphy 27 February 1993 Doctor of the University
Andrew (Andy) Murray 23 April 2014 Doctor of the University
Judy Murray 22 November 2013 Doctor of the University
Keith Anderson Hope Murray
10 December 1968
Doctor of the University
Leslie Allan Murray 29 February 1992 Doctor of the University
William Hutcheson Murray 27 June 1975 Doctor of the University
Nicholas Cameron Abel Nairn

28 June 2007

Doctor of the University
Toshio Namba 1 September 1984 Doctor of the University
James Naughtie

28 June 2001

Doctor of the University

Julia Babette Sarah Neuberger

29 June 1995

Doctor of the University

Howard Joseph Newby 27 June 2002 Doctor of the University
David Wigley Nickson

27 June 1986

Doctor of the University

Edwin Ronald Nixon

2 March 1985

Doctor of the University
Terence Donald O'Connor 15 August 2014 Doctor of the University
Augusto Odone

2 March 1991

Doctor of the University
Mary Helen Ogilvie 22 June 1973 Doctor of the University

Onora Sylvia O’Neill

30 June 2005

Doctor of the University

Sara Lamb Parkin

26 March 2004

Doctor of the University
Cathrine Mary Parsons 29 June 2000 Master of Arts
John Moore Paterson 30 June 2000 Master of Arts
David Bruce Pattullo 28 June 1996 Doctor of the University
Alan Turner Peacock 28 June 1974 Doctor of the University
George William Penrose

31 March 2001

Doctor of the University

Dame Mary Perkins 21 November 2014 Doctor of the University
Walter Laing MacDonald Perry

23 February 1980

Doctor of the University
Alfred Cruickshank Philip 28 June 2001 Master of Arts
Robin Philipson 25 June 1976 Doctor of the University
David Chilton Phillips 25 February 1995 Doctor of the University
David Morgan Phillips

8 March 1997

Master of Arts
Harold Pinter 23 February 1979 Doctor of the University
William Purves

3 July 1987

Doctor of the University
Magnus Pyke 2 September 1974 Doctor of the University
Feargal Quinn 23 November 2012 Doctor of the University
George Karoly Radda 3 July 1998 Doctor of the University
Patrick Pierre Rafroidi

3 July 1987

Doctor of the University
Omar Abdul Rahman 27 June 1986 Doctor of the University
John Michael Raisman

1 July 1983

Doctor of the University

Meta Ramsay 6 November 2009 Doctor of the University
Ralph Alexander Raphael

2 July 1982

Doctor of the University
Eddi Reader 26 June 2008 Doctor of the University
Jean Redpath 1 July 1988 Doctor of the University
Melanie Frances Reid 26 June 2014 Doctor of the University
Craig Reedie 26 June 2014 Doctor of the University
Dai A Rees 29 June 1995 Doctor of the University
George Newlands Reid 26 June 2008 Doctor of the University
John Reid 24 June 2009 Doctor of the University
Frank Harold Trevor Rhodes

1 July 1994

Doctor of the University

Adrienne Rich 23 November 2007 Doctor of the University
John Deacon Richards 25 June 1976 Doctor of the University
Ian William Richardson 28 June 2006 Doctor of the University
Rupert Ridgeway 27 June 1996 Master of Arts
Diana Rigg 4 November 1988 Doctor of the University
William Ritchie 3 July 2003 Doctor of the University

Timothy John Rix

28 June 2006
Doctor of the University
Lionel Charles Robbins, Lord Robbins of Clare Market 10 December 1968 Doctor of the University
George Islay MacNeill Robertson

23 November 2007

Doctor of the University

Lewis Robertson
27 February 1993
Doctor of the University
Shirley Ann Robertson

24 March 2006

Doctor of the University

William Gilmour Whitecross Rodger

1 July 1999

Doctor of the University

Marjory Bruce Russell 31 March 2001 Master of Arts
Victor Saunders 2 November 2007 Master of Arts
Kenneth Douglas Schofield 24 June 2009 Doctor of the University
John James Scott
27 February 1993
Master of Arts
Taeko Seki 22 November 2013 Doctor of the University
Stephanie Shirley 25 March 2000 Doctor of the University
Marcus Joseph Sieff 27 June 1986 Doctor of the University
Graeme Simmers 28 June 2012 Doctor of the University
Irene Jeanne Julie Simon 27 June 1980 Doctor of the University
Jasminder Singh 9 October 2008 Doctor of the University
Keenan Smart 26 November 2010 Doctor of the University
Ninian Smart

27 June 1986

Doctor of the University

David MacIntyre Bell Armour Smith

26 February 1983

Doctor of the University

James Smith 27 June 2013 Doctor of the University
Patrick Douglas Smith 25 June 2009 Doctor of the University
Thomas Christopher Smout 27 June 2002 Doctor of the University

Robert Steedman

25 November 2011

Doctor of the University
David Martin Scott Steel
28 June 1991
Doctor of the University
Vivien Helen Stern 25 June 2008 Doctor of the University
Ronald James Stevenson
24 February 1996
Doctor of the University
Ewan George Francis Stewart

1 July 1983

Doctor of the University

Graham Leishman Stewart 30 June 2010 Doctor of the University
John Young Stewart 28 June 2001 Doctor of the University
Rory Stewart 27 November 2009 Doctor of the University
William Duncan Paterson Stewart 27 June 1991 Doctor of the University
James Stirling of Garden 26 March 2004 Doctor of the University
John Stoneman
4 March 1989
Doctor of the University
James Carlisle Stormonth Darling

26 February 1983

Doctor of the University

Alexander John Mackenzie Stuart
22 June 1973
Doctor of the University
Charles Walter Suckling 28 June 1985 Doctor of the University
Stewart Ross Sutherland
1 July 1993 Doctor of the University
John Tarbit

22 November 2006

Doctor of the University

James Taylor 24 February 1996 Master of Arts
Ian Thomson 27 November 2009 Doctor of the University
Crispin Charles Cervantes Tickell 29 June 1990 Doctor of the University
Olivier Todd 30 June 1995 Doctor of the University
Peter Brereton Townsend 28 June 2002 Doctor of the University
Michel Tremblay 3 July 1992 Doctor of the University
Ethelwynn Trewavas 2 June 1985 Doctor of the University
Jean-Claude Anne Marie Louis Trichet 11 May 2007 Doctor of the University
Stephen Tumim 1 July 1993 Doctor of the University
Michael Barham Usher 27 June 1996 Doctor of the University
Archibald Norman Walker 27 June 1986 Master of Arts
Peter Drury Walker 3 July 1987 Doctor of the University
Peter Ingram Walters 3 July 1987 Doctor of the University
An Wang 1 March 1986 Doctor of the University
Adam Watson

6 September 1996

Doctor of the University

Joan Mary Watt
1 July 1999
Master of Arts
David Allardice Webb 29 June 1979 Doctor of the University
William Lee Weipers 30 June 1978 Doctor of the University
John Wheatley 25 June 1976 Doctor of the University
James Aitken Whyte 1 July 1994 Doctor of the University
George Wilson 22 June 1973 Doctor of the University
Eric Williamson (posthumous) 30 June 2005 Master of Arts
Joyce Irene Williamson 30 June 2005 Master of Arts
Gerald Robertson Wilson

2 July 1999

Doctor of the University
Peter Northcote Wilson 25 March 2000 Doctor of the University
Thomas Wilson 27 February 1982 Doctor of the University
Ruth Wishart 26 February 1994 Doctor of the University
Wong Yip Yan

28 June 1996

Doctor of the University

Peter Jeffrey Wordie

28 February 1987

Doctor of the University

Donald Worster 25 November 2011 Doctor of the University
Thomas Erskine Wright

29 June 1984

Doctor of the University
Vero Copner Wynne-Edwards 2 September 1974 Doctor of the University
Archibald Henderson Young 26 February 1983 Master of Arts
Barbara Scott Young 25 February 1995 Doctor of the University
Kirsty Young 25 June 2008 Doctor of the University
Edward George Younger 27 June 1980 Doctor of the University
Oliver Louis Zangwill 23 February 1979 Doctor of the University