Former TATA Group Chairman Ratan Tata on 21 June 2014 received an honorary doctor of laws degree from York University in Toronto, Canada. The award was given for his achievements in promoting innovations, exemplary leadership and corporate social responsibility.
The honour was conferred at the 2014 spring convocation of York University's Schulich School of Business by Chancellor of the varsity Gregory Sorbara.
Tata was among the 12 recipients of honorary doctorate from York University.
The chancellor of the University Gregory Sorbara praised Ratan Tata for making his companies a Global Power and described him as a Great Architect of Modern India.
When: 21 June 2014