Conferment of honorary degrees

The University of Malta has conferred the Degree of Master of Letters (Honoris Causa) on Mgr Philip Calleja, the Degree of Master of Letters (Honoris Causa) on Ms Angela Callus, the Degree of Master of Letters (Honoris Causa) on Ms Renee Laiviera, the Degree of Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) on Professor John Rizzo Naudi, the Degree of Doctor of Literature (Honoris Causa) on President Emeritus Dr George Abela, the Degree of Doctor of Literature (Honoris Causa) on President Emeritus Ms Marie Louise Coleiro Preca. As Ms Angela Callus could not be present on the day, the degree will be conferred upon her next year.

The Ceremony was held at the Church of the University, Valletta, on Friday, 1 November 2019.

Professor Andrew Azzopardi delivered the oration in honour of Mgr Philip Calleja, Ms Angela Callus, and Ms Renee Laiviera. Professor Sandra Buttigieg delivered the oration in honour of Professor John Rizzo Naudi; Professor Kevin Aquilina in honour of  President Emeritus Dr George Abela; and Prof. Carmel Borg in honour of President Emeritus Ms Marie Louise Coleiro Preca.

Go through the photo album for this event.

https://www.um.edu.mt/about/confermentofhonorarydegrees