• Honorary Ph.D. in Human Arts from Bethlehem University, Palestine (2014).
  • The Honorary Doctorate Degree of Arts from Canisius College Buffalo, USA (1988).
  • Legion of Honour ‘Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur, The Elysee Palace, France (1985).
  • Decoration of the Republic of Tunisia from His Excellency President Habib Bourguiba, Republic of Tunisia (1985).
  • Decoration of Independence of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan from His Majesty the Late King Hussein Bin Talal, Raghadan Palace, the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (1967).