Honorary graduates 2012-13
This year, the University honoured a combination of its alumni, notable individuals from the local area and others who have made a significant contribution internationally.
Baroness Helena Kennedy QC, barrister and founder of the Helena Kennedy Foundation was honoured for her outstanding achievement in the field of law.
Steve Backshall, adventurer, wildlife expert and writer was honoured for his outstanding contribution to broadcasting.
Bryn Parry and Emma Parry, founders of the Help for Heroes charity, were honoured in recognition of their outstanding achievement in supporting wounded members of the armed forces in the service of their country.
Professor Dame Athene Donald, Professor of Experimental Physics, was honoured for her outstanding achievement in the field of science.
Barry Bateman, Vice-Chairman, Fidelity International Limited was honoured for his outstanding contribution in the field of business.
Watch the ceremonies
Watch a webcast of our 2012 Summer Graduation Ceremonies.