Gok Wan awarded honorary doctorate in fashion

TV fashion guru Gok Wan has been awarded an honorary doctorate in fashion from Birmingham City University.

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Gok Wan tells graduates to 'follow your dreams'

Gok Wan at Birmingham's Symphony Hall for the ceremony Credit: BPM Media

Gok Wan, who has been given an honorary degree in fashion from Birmingham City University, told graduates at the ceremony at the Symphony Hall to follow their dreams.

If there’s one piece of advice I could give today, it would be to follow your dreams.

– Gok Wan

Leicester's Gok Wan receives honorary doctorate

TV fashion guru Gok Wan has been awarded an honorary doctorate in fashion from Birmingham City University.

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Gok Wan won't be "Doctor Gok"

Fashion stylist Gok Wan will attend a ceremony in Birmingham today where he will be awarded an honorary doctorate in fashion by Birmingham City University.

Gok, originally from Leicester, shot to fame as a TV stylist in 2006 with his TV series How to Look Good Naked.

He broke the news of his award to his followers on twitter last week and confirmed his attendance at the ceremony, but said he wouldn't become Dr Gok.

Leicester's Gok Wan awarded doctorate in Fashion

Gok Wan arriving for The Asian Awards in London. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire

TV presenter and fashion stylist Gok Wan, from Leicester, will be awarded an honorary doctrate in fashion by Birmingham City University today.

He will attend a ceremony at the Symphony Hall to receive the award alongside graduates from the School of Fashion.

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