Who could attend
- RCA only
The Royal College of Art Convocation ceremony sees degrees conferred on nearly 1,200 graduands from the class of 2022, at a ceremony in the Royal Albert Hall.
Congratulations to all our 2022 graduates!
Recordings of the ceremony will are available to watch here: Convocation Summer 2022 Recordings
Alongside Graduate Diploma, MA, MRes, MPhil and PhD graduands, honorary degrees were awarded to individuals in recognition of their significant contribution to arts, culture and industry, both internationally and in the UK.
Honorary Doctors elect
Archie Boston Jr, Communication Designer
Marc Newson CBE, Industrial Designer
Baroness Rebuck DBE, Publisher and former Chair of Council
Honorary Fellows elect
Dr Philip Harvey, former RCA Executive Director
Kai-Lu Hsiung, RSA Films Global Managing Director
Caragh Merrick OBE, former Deputy Chair of Council member and Chair of the Planning & Resources Committee
Tom Van Oss, retiring Council member and former Chair of the Audit & Risk Committee
Professor Paul Anderson, Dean of School of Design
Emma Bayne, Chief Technology Officer & Head of Digital Delivery
Dr Adrian Lahoud, Dean of School of Architecture
Dr Chris McGinley, Senior Research Fellow, Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design