Manchester Metropolitan University

2015 Honorary Graduates

Meet our 2015 honorary graduates.

Brian Cookson OBEHonorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

In recognition of his outstanding contribution to British and international cycling.

Jim CumbesHonorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

In recognition of his distinguished achievements in the fields of sport and business and the significant contribution he has made to the region.

Kevin CumminsHonorary Degree of Doctor of Arts (DArts)

In recognition of his outstanding achievements as an internationally acclaimed photographer. His eminent career is an inspiration to our students and graduates.

Mike GarryHonorary Degree of Doctor of Education (DEd)

In recognition of his generous and continued commitment to promoting reading and literacy in young people throughout the UK, and the inspiration his career as a librarian and acclaimed poet represents to our students.

Sir Richard Leese CBEHonorary Degree of Doctor of Letters (DLitt)

n recognition of his outstanding contribution to the North West region as a politician and leader of Manchester City Council, and for his generous support and commitment to the University.

Dr Barbara MurrayHonorary Degree of Doctor of Health (DH)

In recognition of her significant contribution to healthcare in the region.

Professor dr. Henk ScholtenHonorary Degree of Doctor of Science (DSc)

In recognition of his distinguished achievements in the fields of education, business and research. His generous support and commitment to the University provides invaluable opportunities for our students, staff and graduates.

Honorary Graduates