Shah Rukh Khan receives Honorary Degree from University Of Edinburgh

Screen Shot 2015-10-16 at 21.33.30One of the world’s most popular actors, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan received an honorary degree from the University of Edinburgh on Thursday 15th October 2015. The Bollywood Khan received the degree of Doctor Honoris Causa from the University Chancellor HRH The Princess Royal in Edinburgh.Screen Shot 2015-10-16 at 21.33.38

The actor who has appeared in more than 80 films was presented with the degree in recognition of his outstanding record of philanthropy, altruism and humanitarianism and his global reach as an actor.

Screen Shot 2015-10-16 at 21.33.52After receiving his honorary degree, Shah Rukh who has more than 15 million Twitter followers gave a public lecture, which was attended by many of the University’s 400 South Asian students, along with South Asian community groups.