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Loughborough University

Ordinance IV

Titles of Degrees and Conditions of Award

(This version is effective from 20 October 2016)

1. Foundation degrees shall be designated as follows:

2. First degrees shall be designated as follows:

3. Master's degrees shall be designated as follows: 

4. Doctorates shall be designated as follows:

5. Higher Doctorates shall be designated as follows:

The Degree of Doctor of the University may only be awarded as an Honorary degree of the University.

6.

In order to qualify for admission to a substantive degree of the University other than the degrees of Doctor of Technology, Doctor of Science, Doctor of Letters, Doctor of the University, and those Honorary Degrees referred to in paragraph 7 of this Ordinance, every candidate other than a member of the staff of the University (for whom regulations shall be prescribed in accordance with Ordinance III.1.6) must have:

(i) paid the prescribed fees

(ii) complied with such other Ordinances and Regulations as may be relevant

7.

The following awards may be conferred as Honorary Degrees upon individuals approved by Senate and Council: