27 September 2016

Honorary Doctorates

MGIMO has granted honorary doctorate degrees to prominent foreign politicians, public experts, diplomats and scholars, working in the field of international relations and foreign policy.


Miroslav Lajcak
Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Slovakia


Nikos Kotzias
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Hellenic Republic


Aleksandar Vučić
President of Serbia


Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
King of Saudi Arabia


Alpha Condé
President of the Republic of Guinea


Serzh Sargsyan
President of Armenia


Nicolas Sarkozy
President of France (2007–2012)


Erlan Abdyldayev
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan


Ahmet Üzümcü
Director-General of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons


Eduard Nalbandyan
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia


Manmohan Singh
Prime Minister of India (2004-2014)


Albert II
Prince of Monaco


Louise Richardson
Principal and Vice Chancellor of University of St Andrews


Romano Prodi
Former President of the European Commission


Rhodes Kingston Papie
of the European Commission


Danilo Turk
President of Slovenia (2007-2012)


Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
President of Turkey


Sukhbaatar Batbold
Prime Minister of Mongolia


Irina Bokova
Director-General of UNESCO


Vinton G.Cerf
Vice President of Google, Inc.


Shimon Peres
President of the State of Israel


Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabor Al Thani
Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar


Ban Ki-moon
Secretary-General of the United Nations (2007–2016)


Michel Sleiman
President of Lebanon


Rafael Correa Delgado
President of Ecuador


Veronica Michelle Bachelet Jeria
President of Chile


Demetris Christofias
President of the Republic of Cyprus


Kris Peeters
Minister-President of Flanders


Mahmoud Abbas
President of the Palestinian National Authority


Nursultan Nazarbayev
President of Kazakhstan


His Royal Highness Sultan bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud
Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia


Tun Abdullah bin Haji Ahmad Badawi
Prime Minister of Malaysia


Thierry de Montbrial
President of the French Institute of International Affairs


Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu
Secretary-General of the Organization of the Islamic Conference


Yoshinobu Ishikawa
Governor of Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan


Frederik Paulsen
Chairman of Ferring Pharmaceuticals


Lee Kuan Yew
Minister Mentor, Republic of Singapore


Haji Hassanal Bolkiah
Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei


Louise Arbour
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights


Kofi Atta Annan
Secretary-General of the United Nations (1997–2006)


Jacques Chirac
President of France (1995–2007)


Mohamed Hosni Mubarak
President of Egypt


King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein
King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan


Ilham Aliyev
President of Azerbaijan


Heydar Aliyev
President of Azerbaijan


Askar Akayev
President of Kyrgyzstan


Seyed Mohammad Khatami
President of Iran


Fidel Valdez Ramos
President of the Philippines


Megawati Sukarnoputri
President of Indonesia


His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal
Prince of Jordan


Martti Ahtisaari
President of the Republic of Finland


Emilio Colombo
Chairman of the Italian Atlantic Committee, former Prime Minister of Italy


Rafic Hariri
Prime Minister of Lebanon


Mohsen Bel Hadj Amor
Chairman of the International Civil Service Commission


Miguel Angel Burelli Rivas
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Venezuela


Miguel Angel Martinez Martinez
President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe


Federico Mayor
Director-General of UNESCO


Don Gustavo Villapalos Salas
Rector of the Complutense University of Madrid


Jose Maria Gil-Robles Gil-Delgado
President of the European Parliament


Rudolph Augstein
Founder of Der Spiegel magazine


Boutros Boutros-Ghali
Secretary-General of the United Nations


Hans-Dietrich Genscher
Former Foreign Minister of the Federal Republic of Germany


Yoshiro Mori
Prime Minister of Japan


Young-Hoon Suh
President of South Korea Red Cross


Anton Kruiderink
Assistant to the UN Secretary-General Regional Director of UNDP for Europe and the CIS


Shagdaryn Bira
Academician of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences