Honorary graduates 2018

This year, the University will honour some of its alumni, notable individuals from the South West area and key figures who have made a significant contribution within their field and to society, nationally and internationally. Read our news story.

» Adama Dieng

Mr Adama Dieng, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Special Adviser of the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide, was honoured in recognition of his outstanding achievements in the field of human rights and law.

» Neil Woodford CBE

Mr Neil Woodford CBE, was honoured for his outstanding achievements in the field of investment management.

» Jeremy Hughes CBE

Mr Jeremy Hughes CBE, Chief Executive, Alzheimer's Society was honoured in recognition of his outstanding contribution in the field of dementia research and campaigning.