Captain Harpreet Chandi MBE

Captain Harpreet Chandi MBE receiving her honorary degree, HonMUniv, July 2022
Credit: Ede & Ravenscroft


Captain Harpreet Chandi was awarded Honorary Master of the University (HonMUniv) in July 2022 at Derby Arena in recognition of her outstanding achievements in endurance performance and her determination to inspire future generations.

You can watch the video of Harpreet's commendation and acceptance (or read the transcript) below.

Derby July 2022 - Honorand - Captain Harpreet Chandi MBE

View Captain Harpreet Chandi's commendation video transcript

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View of Antarctica with the sea and cliffs

Captain Harpreet Chandi's expedition across Antarctica

Captain Harpreet Chandi became the third fastest woman to trek 700 miles across the Antarctic Wilderness to the South Pole. Her next adventure will see her undertake a solo crossing of Antarctica covering more than 1,000 miles.

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