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Graduation video gallery

Join in the celebrations with all our graduates and watch some of the footage from each of the ceremonies and receptions.

Summer Graduations 2019

The Rt Hon Jack McConnell

Hear from Lord McConnell on the day he was installed as the University of Stirling’s sixth Chancellor.

Honorary Graduate – Sam Heughan

Award-winning Scots actor Sam Heughan – best-known for playing the lead role in hit television show Outlander – has spoken of his delight after receiving an honorary degree from the University of Stirling.

Honorary Graduate – Professor John Dawson

Professor John Dawson, an Emeritus Professor of the Universities of Stirling and Edinburgh, received an honorary doctorate in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the establishment and pursuit of retail research in the UK and internationally.

Highlights of Ceremonies on 27 June 2019

Honorary Graduate - Pete Cheema OBE

Pete Cheema, Chief Executive of the Scottish Grocers Federation, was recognised for his outstanding contribution to the convenience store sector in Scotland.

Honorary Graduate – Lilian Thuram

Lilian Thuram – France’s most-capped footballer and a World Cup winner – says he is “deeply honoured” to receive an honorary degree from the University of Stirling.

Honorary Graduate – Alison Brittain

Alison Brittain – recognised for her outstanding contribution to business and leadership – said: “I’m delighted and honoured to receive this award from the University of Stirling."

Highlights of Ceremonies on 26 June 2019

Honorary Graduate – Hamish Hamilton

A double-BAFTA award winning director, Hamish Hamilton has produced and directed many of the biggest live shows on the planet – including the Oscars, MTV Video Music Awards, and the Super Bowl Halftime Show – and critically acclaimed content and events for a host of major international recording artists.

Ceremony one – 3pm, 25 June 2019

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