We invite applications for Honoris Causa Ph.D / D.Litt / D.Sc / LL.D degree (Latin: “for the sake of the honour”) from experienced personnel in various disciplines who have rich experience in their respective field.
This program is offered only to a select group of accomplished individuals such as yourself. As a professional, a degree or additional degree will allow you to make a greater impact. The expedient way of showing the world your knowledge, abilities, experience and talents is with your degree and use of your titles. Once your CV & application form received. The Doctorate Monitoring Board shall review and after satisfaction shall send the confirmation letter
CPU awards honorary degrees on a selective basis to distinguished individuals who merit exceptional recognition for substantial achievement and distinction in a field or activity consonant with the mission of the university or the independent colleges as articulated in the statement of purpose. Through its choice of honorary degree recipients, the university and independent Colleges of BU makes a public declaration of its own values. This award is distinct from other awards offered by the BU in that it is not limited to, while not excluding, alumni or those making a direct impact on the university or Colleges. Our honorary doctorate degrees are awarded to leaders of national and international eminence in their areas of endeavor.
This unique CPU honorary doctorate recognizes profound contributions in the arts, science and technology, education, politics and law, public service, humanitarian pursuits, religion and moral leadership, and civil rights. The honorary doctorate recognize and encourage ideas, values, and accomplishments of individuals from all walks of life who significantly contribute to discussion and debate of thought, science, humanitarian pursuits, beauty, freedom, social development, international development and sustainable education.
The honorary degree will stem from a legitimate, renowned university. CPU uses this program to raise funds for some of its research projects. The university maintains a complete and permanent record on each honorary doctor and responds promptly to requests for validation when authorized by the recipient of the university.
An honorary degree may be awarded to a person satisfying the following criteria:
Outstanding accomplishment in the honoree’s field, with national status wherever appropriate
The following persons associated with CPU are able to nominate candidates to receive honorary degrees: The President, Chancellor & Vice Chancellor, Current and Former Members of the Board of Governors & Resident Representatives
Nominations are vetted by the Committee on Honorary Degrees, comprised of representatives from the Faculty, Administration, Alumni, and Board of Governors. Both the Faculty and the Board of governors will vote to endorse a candidate before an honorary degree is granted.