Dannii Minogue has collected an honorary degree from Southampton Solent University today (Nov 9).
The star, who has had a career spanning four decades, received the honorary degree of Doctor of Media for her "outstanding contribution to the entertainment industry".
Minogue started her career aged 7 appearing on Australian soaps, Skyways and The Sullivans. She has since gone on to star in Home and Away and has eight top ten singles to her name.
British viewers have also seen plenty of the Aussie star on previous series of The X Factor.
The ceremony was held on board the HSQ Wellignton in London.