contribution to sport and charities causes.
Giggs, 34, was made a master of arts by the University of Salford in the Ceremony at the Lowry Theater.
Collecting his award, he said: "I'm really pleased to accept this degree. I grew up in Salford and It's been a big part of my life for 30 years, so It's great to be a part of Salford University now."
Giggs has won 10 Premier League, 4 FA Cup, 2 Champions League and 2 League Cups.
Source: BBC Sports.