Honorary Doctorates

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The Honorary Doctorate is the highest honour conferred by the University.
Distinguished personalities, who through their work contributed decisively to the progress of science, politics, literature, arts,
and civilization in general, have been honoured by the University with the title of Honorary Doctorate.
 
• Costas Simitis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Economics and Management, 2/10/1996
 
• † George Philippou Pierides, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 11/11/1996
 
• † Iakovos Kambanellis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 16/12/1996
 
• † Kyriakos Chatziioannou, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 27/1/1997
 
• † Kostas Montis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 10/4/1997
 
• Kyriacos C. Nicolaou, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 7/11/1997
 
• † Sture Linner, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 9/4/1998
 
• † John Brademas, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, 1/6/1998
 
• Stylianos Alexiou, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 1/12/1998
 
• Nicolaos Konomis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 27/1/1999
 
• Theodoros Papadopoulos, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 10/03/1999
 
• Kenneth J. Arrow, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Economics and Management, 9/6/2000
 
• Chrysostomos L. Nikias, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 22/6/2000
 
• Mario Vitti, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 20/11/2000
 
• Robert J. Sternberg, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, 27/11/2000
 
• C. R. Rao, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 23/4/2001
 
• Harry M. Markowitz, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Economics and Management, 16/5/2001
 
• † John Argyris, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 16/10/2001
 
• † Phivos D. Drymis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Economics and Management, 29/10/2002
 
• Spyridon Vryonis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 6/3/2003
 
• George Vassiliou, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Economics and Management, 7/5/2003
 
• Dimitrios Christodoulou, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 31/5/2003
 
• † Michael Cacoyannis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 28/11/2003
 
• Vincenzo Rotolo, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 10/5/2005
 
• Juan Pascual-Leone, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education, 3/3/2006
 
• † Jean Richard, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 7/4/2006
 
• Noam Chomsky, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Humanities, 18/5/2006
 
• Grigoris Sifakis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 27/9/2006
 
• Guy Brousseau, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education, 2/3/2007
 
• Julia Kristeva, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Humanities, 24/09/2007
 
• Christos Ch. Papadimitriou, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 11/3/2008
 
• † Martin L. West, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 14/4/2008
 
• Spyridon Iakovidis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 6/5/2008
 
• Bertrand Bouvier, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 26/11/2008
 
• Christopher Pissarides, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Economics and Management, 12/2/2009
 
• James D. Muhly, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 9/10/2009
 
• Andrew Viterbi, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences and the Faculty of Engineering, 5/3/2010
 
• Archbishop Anastasios of Albania, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education, 17/6/2010
 
• Ioannis K. Chasiotis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 14/06/2010
 
• Edmund Keeley, Honorary Doctorateate of the Faculty of Letters, 17/10/2010
 
• George Constantinides, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Economics and Management, 13/9/2011
 
• Angus Deaton, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Economics and Management, 6/9/2012
 
• Alki Zei, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education, 7/11/2012
 
• Costa Gavras, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 9/4/2013
 
• Bruno D' Amore, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education, 15/10/2013
 
• Theodosios Tassios, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Engineering, 27/6/2013
 
• Symeon C. Symeonides, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education, 20/3/2014
 
• Sylvia Ioannou, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Letters, 17/11/14
 
• Anastasios P. Leventis, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, 17/2/15
 
• Giorgos Christou, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences , 4/3/15
 
• Jagannath Prasad Das, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty Social Sciences and Education, 16/09/2015
 
• Jacqueline Karageorghis – Girard, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Humanities, 22/9/2015
 
· George Bizos, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education25/10/2016
 
· S.P. Kothari, Honorary Doctorate of the Faculty of Economics and Management, 21/3/2017