Record of Honoris Causa Degrees w.e.f. 1949 - Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

S.No.Date of ConvocationName of Recipient of Honris Causa DegreeDegree
1.  05/03/1949Justice Mehr Chand MahajanDoctor of Laws
2.  05/03/1949Sardar Vallabhbhai PatelDoctor of Laws
3.  05/03/1949Sh. Chandulal Madhavlal TrivediDoctor of Laws
4.  01/05/1949Bhai Vir SinghDoctor of Oriental Learning
5.  06/01/1951Dr. Gopi Chand BhargavaDoctor of Laws
6.  06/01/1951His Highness Maharaja YadvendraDoctor of Laws
7.  06/01/1951Dr. Rajendra PrasadDoctor of Literature
8.  19/12/1959Dr. C. D. DeshmukhDoctor of Literature
9.  23/12/1961Dr. Bhai Jodh SinghDoctor of Literature
10.  23/12/1961Dr. Ajudhia Nath KhoslaDoctor of Science
11.  07/01/1962Dr. F. Cyril JamesDoctor of Literature
12.  22/12/1962Sh. Narhari Vishnu GadgilDoctor of Laws
13.  19/12/1964Dr. M. C. ChaglaDoctor of Laws
14.  18/12/1965Sh. Swaran SinghDoctor of Laws
15.  23/12/1967Dr. Prem Nath KirpalDoctor of Literature
16.  16/03/1968Dr. Raul PrebischDoctor of Literature
17.  27/07/1968Dr. William George ArcherDoctor of Literature
18.  14/02/1969Padma Vibhushan Dr. Hargobind KhuranaDoctor of Science
19.  25/10/1969Dr. Gurdial Singh DhillonDoctor of Laws
20.  05/02/1972Dr. B. N. ChakravartyDoctor of Laws
21.  03/01/1973Smt. Indira GandhiDoctor of Laws
22.  06/09/1973Her Imperial Highness Princess Ashraf PahalviDoctor of Literature
23.  12/03/1975His Excellency Mr. Mohammed DaoudDoctor of Laws
24.  31/10/1975Mr. Shridath Surendranath RamphalDoctor of Laws
25.  14/11/1976Dr. Jose Maria RudaDoctor of Laws
26.  18/03/1978Dr. Nagendra SinghDoctor of Laws
27.  18/03/1978Professor Satish DhawanDoctor of Science
28.  01/03/1980Dr. Gopal Swarup PathakDoctor of Laws
29.  01/03/1980Dewan Anand KumarDoctor of Science
30.  12/03/1983Justice Sankar Prasad MitraDoctor of Laws
31.  12/03/1983Sh. Jagan Nath KaushalDoctor of Laws
32.  12/03/1983Dr. Manmohan SinghDoctor of Literature
33.  12/03/1983Sh. P. L. TandonDoctor of Literature
34.  10/03/1984Sh. B. K. NehruDoctor of Literature
35.  31/03/1985Justice M HidayatullahDoctor of Laws
36.  07/03/1987Smt. Amrita PritamDoctor of Literature
37.  07/03/1987Professor Abdus SalamDoctor of Science
38.  07/03/1987Professor Yash PalDoctor of Science
39.  30/04/1988Justice R. S.PathakDoctor of Laws
40.  30/04/1988Professor D. S. KothariDoctor of Science
41.  17/10/1999Sh. Inder Kumar GujralDoctor of Laws
42.  17/10/1999Dr. Amartya Sen*Doctor of Literature
43.  17/10/1999Dr. Mulk Raj AnandDoctor of Literature
44.  17/10/1999Dr. Ashok VijhDoctor of Science
45.  27/12/2000Professor Jagdish N. BhagwatiDoctor of Literature
46.  28/12/2001Dr. Justice A.S.AnandDoctor of Laws
47.  28/12/2001Hon’ble Herb Dhaliwal (Mr. Harbance Singh Dhaliwal)Doctor of Laws
48.  28/12/2001Mr. N. R. Narayana MurthyDoctor of Science
49.  28/01/2003Dr. Ranjit Kumar ChandraDoctor of Science
50.  13/12/2003Professor G. C. PandeyDoctor of Literature
51.  13/12/2003Dr. Krishnaswamy KasturirangamDoctor of Science
52.  13/12/2003Lt. Gen. J. F. R. Jacob.Doctor of Science
53.  14/02/2005Sh. Ashwani KumarDoctor of Laws
54.  14/02/2005Dr. Sardara Singh JohlDoctor of Literature
55.  14/02/2005His Excellency Triloki Nath ChaturvediDoctor of Literature
56.  04/02/2006Sh. Kapil SibalDoctor of Laws
57.  04/02/2006Sh. Montek Singh AhluwaliaDoctor of Literature
58.  07/03/2007Sh. Rajendra Kumar SabooDoctor of Literature
59.  07/03/2007Dr. T. S. KlerDoctor of Science
60.  07/03/2007Professor S. P. AgarwalDoctor of Science
61.  16/01/2008Dr. Pritam SinghDoctor of Literature
62.  16/01/2008Professor G. K. ChadhaDoctor of Literature
63.  16/01/2008Sh. Yash ChopraDoctor of Literature
64.  16/01/2008Dr. Rajinder K. PachouriDoctor of Science
65.  29/03/2009Dr. Ved MehtaDoctor of Literature
66.  29/03/2009Professor Amrik SinghDoctor of Literature
67.  29/03/2009Dr. Naranjan S. DhallaDoctor of Science
68.  29/03/2009Professor Martanda VermaDoctor of Science
69.  03/11/2009Dr. Manmohan SinghDoctor of Laws
70.  24/03/2010Sh. H. K. DuaDoctor of Literature
71.  24/03/2010Dr. A. R. KidwaiDoctor of Science
72.  24/03/2010Professor Goverdhan MehtaDoctor of Science
73.  14/02/2011Sh. Khushwant SinghDoctor of Literature
74.  14/02/2011Professor C. N. R. RaoDoctor of Science
75.  14/02/2011Professor Shenggen FanDoctor of Science
76.  16/12/2011His Excellency N. N. VohraDoctor of Laws
77.  16/12/2011Sh. Som Nath ChatterjeeDoctor of Laws
78.  16/12/2011Smt. Sushma SwarajDoctor of Laws
79.  10/03/2013Professor Anish Kapoor*Doctor of Literature
80.  10/03/2013Professor Romila ThaparDoctor of Literature
81.  10/03/2013Professor Ashoke Sen, FRSDoctor of Science
82.  10/03/2013Professor M. S. Raghunathan, FRSDoctor of Science
83.  09/03/2014Professor Gurdial SinghDoctor of Literature
84.  09/03/2014Professor R. P. BambahDoctor of Science
85.  14/03/2015Shri Kailash SatryarthiDoctor of Laws
86.  14/03/2015Dr. M. S. Swaminathan#Doctor of Science
87.  14/03/2015Professor Manjul BhargavaDoctor of Science
88.  14/03/2015Professor Venkatraman Ramakrishnan **Doctor of Science
89.  13/03/2016Dr. Nuruddin Farah**Doctor of Literature
90.  13/03/2016Professor Harkishan SinghDoctor of Science
91.  13/03/2016Sh. Shiv Nadar **Doctor of Science
92.  25/03/2017Hon'ble Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar*Doctor of Laws
93.  25/03/2017Professor Murli Manohar JoshiDoctor of Literatrue
94.  25/03/2017Dr. Narinder Singh Kapany*Doctor of Science
95.  25/03/2017Professor G. S. KhushDoctor of Science

* Degree not received yet.
**Did not attend the Convocation.
#Recommended in 2011, Received in 2014. 


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