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Countdown to golfers’ honorary degree ceremony

With just over a month until Seve Ballesteros and Colin Montgomerie receive honorary degrees from the University of St Andrews, golf fanatics are being urged to snap up tickets while they can.

Prestigious award for battery expert

A University of St Andrews scientist, who is developing new materials for smaller, lighter and less toxic batteries, has won a prestigious award for his achievements.

Honour for french Professor

A University of St Andrews Professor is to receive a prestigious honour from the French Government for "services to French culture".

Award for foundations of mathematics study

The University of St Andrews' School of Philosophical and Anthropological Studies has been awarded nearly half a million pounds to conduct research into the logical and metaphysical foundations of classical mathematics.

Honour for St Andrews historian

One of Scotland's most eminent medieval historians has been presented with a book in honour of her contribution to early Scottish history.

Bank boss to receive university honour

One of Scotland's most successful bankers will return to his alma mater when he receives an honorary degree from the University of St Andrews this summer.