University of Warsaw Honorary Doctorate Degrees

In 1921, the University of Warsaw awarded Marshall Józef Piłsudski with the honoris causa degree. Since then, Ludwik de Broglie, Jaroslav Heyrovsky, Fryderyk Joliot-Curie, Cecil Frank Powell, Niels Bohr, Riccardo Giacconi, Shuji Nakamura, as well as a laureate of the ACM Turing Award, Charles Antony Richard Hoare, have received an honorary degree from UW.

 

Doctors Honoris Causa of UW (since 2001)

14 III 2018 – Sergei Kovalyov

Sergei Kovalyov with an honorary degree of UW

10 V 2017 – Shuji Nakamura

Honorary degree for Prof. Shuji Nakamura

 

26 IX 2016 – Maciej Lewenstein

Honorary degree for physicist

 

24 VI 2016 – Ewa Łętowska

Honorary degree for Prof. Łętowska

 

8 VI 2016 – Elhanan Helpman

Honorary degree for economist

 

9 III 2015 – Andrzej Białynicki-Birula
5 XI 2014 – Alain Besançon

Honorary Degree for a French historian

 

6 XI 2013 – Michael Martinek
29 X 2013 – Andrzej Białas
21 III 2013 – Oded Stark
27 II 2013 – Michael G. Müller
28 XI 2012 – Sir Charles Antony Richard Hoare
13 VII 2012 – Henryk Skarżyński
25 VI 2012 – Elie Wiesel
5 VI 2012 – Jurij D. Apresjan
11 I 2012 – Hans Hauben
30 XI 2011 – Szewach Weiss
15 XI 2011 – Aaron Ciechanover
22 VI 2011 – Stanisław Waltoś
14 I 2011 – Theodor Meron
30 VI 2010 – Richard Pipes
18 VI 2010 – Antony Polonsky
18 VI 2010 – Maria Rostworowski de Diez Canseco
20 V 2010 – Horacio Cerutti-Guldberg
7 V 2010 – Ivan Čolović
15 V 2009 – Francisco J. Ayala
24 XI 2008 – Gerd Meyer
17 VI 2008 – Eckart Hien
6 III 2008 – Leszek Balcerowicz
31 VII 2007 – William G. Dwyer
27 VI 2007 – Oskar Anweiler
28 III 2007 – Norman Davies
3 IV 2006 – Anna Wierzbicka
26 X 2005 – Shmuel Noah Eisenstadt
29 VIII 2005 – Sir Roger Penrose
25 V 2005 – Andrzej Wajda
21 X 2004 – Václav Havel
10 III 2004 – Abp Desmond Tutu
3 III 2004 – Alasdair Smith
14 XI 2003 – Siegmar von Schnurbein
7 XI 2003 – Luciano Maiani
12 VI 2003 – Tadeusz Mazowiecki
28 V 2003 – Eugenio Barba
16 V 2003 – Marcus Lutter
22 XI 2002 – Władysław Bartoszewski
30 X 2002 – Mieczysław Porębski
14 X 2002 – Jacek Furdyna
16 V 2002 – Dmytro Pawłyczko
5 XII 2001– Ihor Ševčenko
15 XI 2001 – Jan Nowak-Jeziorański
4 IV 2001 – Tadeusz Różewicz