Honorary Degrees

List of Honorary Degrees for Professor Muhammad Yunus

1992 - 2010

Sl. No
Name of Countries
Number of Degrees
1.

Argentina

1

2.

Australia

2

3.

Bangladesh

1

4.

Belgium

3

5.

Canada

3

6.

Costa Rica

1

7.

India

1

8.

Italy

4

9.

Japan

4

10.

Korea

1

11.

Lebanon

1

12.

Malaysia

1

13.

Russia

1

14.

South Africa

2

15.

Spain

4

16.

Thailand

1

17.

Turkey

1

18.

UK

4

19.

USA

10

20. PERU 2

TOTAL :

48



Detailed List of Honorary Degrees:

U.K. Awarded the Degree of Doctor of Letters, honoris causa, by the University of East Anglia, U.K., in 1992.
U.S.A. Awarded the Degree of Doctor of Humanities by the Oberlin College, U.S.A. in 1993.
CANADA Awarded the degree of Doctor of Law, honoris causa, by the University of Toronto, Canada in 1995.
U.S.A. Awarded the degree of Doctor of Law by the Haverford College, U.S.A. in May, 1996.
U.K. Awarded the degree of Doctor of Law by the Warwick University, U.K. in July, 1996.
U.S.A. Awarded the degree of Doctor of Public Service by the Saint Xaviers' University, U.S.A. in May, 1997.
U.S.A. Awarded the degree of Doctor of Civil Law, Honoris Causa by the University of the South, U.S.A. in January, 1998.
BELGIUM Awarded the degree of Doctor Honoris Cause by the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium in February, 1998.
U.S.A. Awarded the degree of Doctor of Social Science, honoris causa by the Yale University, U.S.A. in May, 1998.
U.S.A. Awarded the degree of Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa by the Brigham Young University, U.S.A. in August, 1998.
AUSTRALIA Awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science in Economics by the University of Sydney, Australia in November, 1998.
AUSTRALIA Awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of the University by the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia in February, 2000.
ITALY Awarded the honorary degree of Doctor in Economics and Business (Laurea Honoris Causa) by the University of Turin, Turin, Italy in October, 2000.
U.S.A. Awarded the degree of Humane Letters, Honoris Causa by the Colgate University, Hamilton, U.S.A. in May 2002.
BELGIUM Awarded the degree of Doctor Honoris Causa by the University Catholique of Louvain in February, 2003.
ARGENTINA Awarded the degree of Doctor Honoris Causa by the Universitad Nacional De Cuyo in April, 2003.
SOUTH AFRICA Awarded the degree of Doctor of Economics, honoris Causa by the University of Natal in December 2003.
INDIA Awarded the Degree of Doctor of Science, Honoris Causa by the Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswayvidyalaya, India in February, 2004.
THAILAND Awarded the degree of Doctor of Technology, Honoris Causa by the Asian Institute of Technology in August, 2004.
ITALY Awarded the degree of Doctor in Business Economics, Honoris Causa by the University of Florence in September, 2004.
ITALY Awarded the honorary degree of Doctor in Pedagogyst by the University of Bologna in October, 2004.
SPAIN Awarded the degree of Doctor Honoris Causa by the Universidad Complutense, Madrid in October, 2004.
SOUTH AFRICA Awarded the Honorary Doctorate Degree in Economics by the University of Venda, South Africa in May, 2006.
LEBANON Awarded the Doctor of Humane Letters by the American University of Beirut, Lebanon in June, 2006.
SPAIN Awarded the Doctor of Honoris Causa by the University of Alicante in Valencia, Spain in June, 2006.
SPAIN Awarded the Doctor of Honoris Causa by the University of Valencia, in Valencia, Spain in June, 2006.
SPAIN Awarded the Doctor of Honoris Causa by the University of Jaume I in Valencia, Spain in June, 2006.
BANGLADESH Awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws by the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh in February, 2007.
JAPAN Awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Humanities by the Rikkyo University, Tokyo, Japan in July, 2007.
MALAYSIA Awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Economics from the Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia in August, 2007.
KOREA Awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Philosophy from the Ewha Womans University in September, 2007.
COSTA RICA Awarded the Doctor of Humanities Honoris Causa Degree from the Earth University in December, 2007.
U.S.A. Awarded Honorary Degree from the Regis University, U.S.A. in March, 2008.
CANADA Awarded Honorary Degree from the University of British Columbia in March, 2008.
RUSSIA Awarded the Honorary Doctorate Degree from Moscow State University, Russia in April, 2008.
ITALY Awarded the Honoris Causa Degree in Science of Cooperation and Development from Sapienza Univerity of Rome, Italy in June, 2008.
U.K. Awarded Honorary Degree of Doctorate of Letters (D. Litt) in Glasgow Caledonia University, Glasgow, UK in December, 2008.
U.K. Awarded Honorary Degree of Doctorate from University of Glasgow, U.K. in December, 2008.
JAPAN Awarded Honorary Degree from Kobe University, Japan in March, 2009.
U.S.A. Awarded Honorary Doctor of Law Degree from University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, U.S.A. in May, 2009.
JAPAN Awarded Honorary Degree from Hokkaido University, Japan in September, 2009.
TURKEY Awarded Honorary Degree of Doctorate from Istanbul Commerce University, Istanbul in October, 2009.
U.S.A. Received Doctor of Humane Letters from Duke University, Durham, U.S.A. on May 16, 2010.
JAPAN Awarded Honorary Degree of Doctorate from Kwansei Guakin University, Kobe, Japan on 18 July, 2010.
CANADA Awarded Doctor of Laws Honoris Causa from Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada on September 1, 2010.
PERU Awarded Doctor Honoris Causa from San Ignacio de Loyola University, Lima, Paru on September 27, 2010.
PERU Awarded Doctor Honoris Causa from Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Paru on September 27, 2010.
BELGIUM Awarded Doctor Honoris Causa from University of Mons in Mons on October 18, 2010.