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List of Honorary Doctorate recipients

< As of August 9, 2018 (Titles have been omitted) >

Name Post Conferral date
HIRAIWA Gaishi Former Chairman of the Board, The Tokyo Electric Power Co., Inc.
Honorary Chairman, Japan Federation of Economic Organizations (Keidanren) Counselor,
The Imperial Household Agency
April 2, 2003
HIRAMATSU Morihiko Governor of Oita Prefecture April 2, 2003
ARAI Masaaki Former Chairman of the Board, Sumitomo Life Insurance Company
Former Secretary General, Kansai Association of Corporate Executives (Kansai Keizai Doyukai)
April 2, 2003
HIGUCHI Hirotaro Former Chairman of the Board, Asahi Breweries, Ltd.
Special Advisor to the Cabinet
April 2, 2003
Bakili MULUZI President of the Republic of Malawi October 3, 2003
SEN Genshitsu
(SEN Soshitsu XV)
Former Grand Master, Urasenke Chado Tradition April 2, 2004
V´aclav Klaus President of the Czech Republic February 16, 2007
Tsakhia ELBEGDORJ President of Mongolia May 22, 2015
Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad Prime Minister of Malaysia August 9, 2018

Note: The above titles were current at the time of conferral.