The Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Mrs. Mary Chinery-Hesse, has been awarded an honorary Doctor of Science, Economics Degree from the University of London at that University’s Foundation Day Ceremony held on Tuesday, November 23, 2021.
The University of London honorary degree is the highest honour conferred on exceptional individuals to celebrate their contribution to advance human progress and welfare. To qualify for this award, the nominee should be an outstanding individual with significant achievement and distinction, must have excelled in their field of endeavor and command international and/or national recognition. The candidate may have a specific connection to the University or to London and have substantial achievements in their lifetime. These achievements could relate to academia, public service, business or the arts. The nominee should also be a person who has made an outstanding contribution to the University’s reputation, mission or objects over a period of time.
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