On 9 September 1994 Jack Charlton was conferred with an honorary Doctorate of Science at the University of Limerick.
Charlton was presented with the honorary Doctorate by University President, Dr. Edward Walsh.
At the ceremony, Jack spoke about the pressure of being Irish manager, and the pressure of accepting a Doctorate award. He also spoke about the Northern Ireland peace process, his house in Ballina, and life in Ireland.
An RTÉ News report broadcast on 9 September 1994. The reporter is Michael Lally.