Nominations for Honorary Graduates

Nominations for Honorary Graduates

The Honorary Degrees Committee invites nominations for the award of Honorary Degrees.


Any member of Court, Council, Academic Board and the alumni present at meetings of Convocation at which the request for nominations is tabled, may make a nomination.  The University should not be pressurised into approving nominations from outside bodies.

Where several members make a joint nomination, one should be shown as the nominator and the others as supporters.

Criteria for award

Principles for the award of Honorary Degrees outlines the criteria for awarding honorary degrees. Consult this before making a nomination.

The committee welcomes nominees from a diverse range of backgrounds and we also welcome nominations for NUMed Malaysia and NU in Singapore.

How to make a nomination

The call for nominations is currently open.  Please submit your nomination using the below form and please note the deadline for submissions is Friday 2 December 2022.  

More information

Contact for queries: Heidi Shultz, Executive Office Team Leader, Executive and Governance Office, Academic Hub

Honorary Degree Nomination Form