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Convocation 2019

3 July 2019 | 11am

Royal Albert Hall

A huge congratulations to the 21 Doctoral students, 4 MPhil, 2 MRes, 804 Master’s and 3 GradDip students who graduated at a ceremony at the Royal Albert Hall on 3 July 2019.

Alongside MA, MPhil and PhD graduates, honorary degrees and fellowships were awarded to individuals recognised for their significant contribution to culture and industry, both internationally and in the UK. 

Watch the ceremony again, by clicking the video above.

RCA Honorands 2019

Honorary Doctor

Irma Boom, Graphic Designer
Alison Britton OBE, Ceramicist 

Honorary Fellows

Professor Ricky Burdett CBE, Professor of Urban Studies, LSE 
Robert Careless,  former Council member 
Bracken Darrell, CEO Logitech 
Professor Paul Freemont, Chair in Protein Crystallography, Imperial College 
Dr Louise Kiesling, Creative Director & Joint Chairman Backhausen, VW Automotive Group Supervisory Board 
Dame Marjorie Scardino, former Council member 


Dr Catherine Dormor, Head of Research Programmes 
Dr Chantal Faust, Senior Tutor, Research 
Ian Higgins, Senior Tutor, Interior Design 
Brigitte Lelievre, Administrator, School of Design 
Lewin St Cyr, Technician, Photography