Kanye West beamed on Monday as he was recompensed a privileged doctorate from the School of the Art Institute in Chicago, one of the top workmanship schools in America.

Kanye West may be a school dropout, however now he has a advanced degree.

The rapper got a privileged doctorate from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) Monday for his “transformative, sort challenging work.” In his acknowledgement discourse, he depicted what the honor intends to him.


West’s initial three albums were known as The College Dropout, Late Registration and Graduation, while he has every now and again communicated his disappointment at being not able to join the design course at Central Saint Martins art college in London.

Accepting his honor, West said in his speech: “When I was giving an address at Oxford, I raised this school on the grounds that when I went on that mission to make in different spaces, attire, film, execution, it would have been less demanding on the off chance that I could have said that I had a degree at the Art Institute of Chicago.”

Lisa Wainwright, senior member of workforce and VP of scholarly organization at SAIC, told the Los Angeles Times that it had chosen to give West the privileged degree after he openly specified the school.