Deric N. Bircham
"During his time as a Professional Photographer he portrayed, nine Prime Ministers, three Vice-Regals, six Royals, a number of Dukes, several Barons, and Nobles in Europe, and in New Zealand Notable Knights, Dames and the Distinguished. As a leading Professional Photographer he held the Fellowship Qualifications of New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and International, also an FRPS and FRSA from England, as well as a Ph.D (Honoris Causa) in Professional Photography from the USA. He was a member of the National Qualifications Board for 15 years, Chairman for his last four." 
"His Highness (H.H.) Deric N. Bircham – Prince of Bircham, holds a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) in Psychological Management (1997) from California University for Advanced Studies in San Francisco. He earned a Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) in Complementary Medicine (2000) at Open International University (internship at South Columbo Hospital in Sri Lanka), and completed a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Arts and Letters (2005) from Academie Europeenne D’Informatisation in Belgium. He earned another Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) in International Relations from International University of Fundamental Studies (2007) in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
"He was established as Prince (“Knyaz”) of the Royal House of Korbat-Paze of Imperial Holy Russia (2009), granted Royal Protection and Fons Honourum for the Noble House of Bircham, and recognized by the International Fraternity of Nobles of Titled Houses in Argentina (2016). He is also officially recognized as “Prince Palatine” by the Ministry of Culture of Albania. His royal status is named by the territorial designation of Bircham of Norfolk in England, the origins of his dynastic nobiliary house since the 12th century, which continued through Deric as the 3rd Baron of Kingston (since 1999).
"Prince Deric is an honoured Academician (Academico) of Academia Ciencias Humanisticas y Relaciones in Dominican Republic (1982), Accademia Constantiniana de Lettere Arti e Scienze in Italy (1999), Mazdayashnie Monastery in India (2002), and the International Diplomatic Academy of Switzerland, Belgium, Spain and Russia (2005).
"He is an accomplished Professor Emeritus of multiple universities, including the official United Nations University for Peace (UN Charter No. 35/55/X11/1980) in Belgium (1990), Zoroastrian College in India (2003), and International University of Fundamental Studies in Russia (2009).
"Prince Deric is the Nobiliary Patron and Chancellor of the internationally accredited Bircham International University in Spain (since 2000), a traditional university providing classical education by distance learning, as an alternative to the limitations of campus-based institutions.
"Prince Deric served as Honorary Consul General for New Zealand, for the “First Children’s Embassy of the World” in Macedonia (1994-2000), an official United Nations registered organization, funded by UNICEF, USAID, EU and the Royal Netherlands Embassy, protecting children’s rights internationally. He was appointed Royal Ambassador to New Zealand (since 2016) by H.R.H. Ruben Alberto Gavalda of Argentina – Prince of Septimania, of the 10th century Royal House of Gevaudan.
"Prince Deric has a career in public relations for Prime Ministers, Royals and Nobles throughout Europe and New Zealand, and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA). He is a Major-General of the Russian Cossack Army, and Knight Grand Cross of the Russian Orthodox Knights of Saint John."
- Secretary of Sovereign Affairs, Ignita Veritas University
Resources and articles
- Academy Of Universal Global Peace, Madhu Krishan
- Shanthi Jayasekara
- California University for Advanced Studies, was established in 1984 and authorized to offer grant management degrees up to the doctorate level. It was originally located in Novato, but moved to Petaluma in 1987, -- after two and one-half years as a correspondence school 
- Ignita Veritas University Leading Officials, organizational web page, accessed July 21, 2018.