Tab Content: Undergraduates
The Class of 2020 Undergraduate ceremony sessions have been postponed
We will confirm further details of these ceremony sessions in early 2021
Undergraduate students in the Class of 2021 are due to be invited to attend our Summer Graduation ceremonies in July 2021
- Undergraduate students are arranged into a ceremony by their College and sometimes College ceremonies are also split by Faculty. MBChB students all graduate in the same ceremony.
Tab Content: Postgraduate Taught Courses
Postgraduates on taught courses (Masters (MA, MRes and MSc), PG Diplomas) are normally invited to attend our Winter Graduation in the year they complete their degree. The 2020 Winter Graduation has been postponed, and the next postgraduate ceremony session has not yet been confirmed.
Students are arranged into a ceremony by their Faculty, and sometimes Faculty ceremonies are also split by Department.
We expect to confirm further details of the postponed 2020 postgraduate ceremonies in early 2021.
Postgradutes students completing their studies in September 2021 are due to be invited to the Winter Graduation due to be held on Wednesday 15 and Thursday 16 December 2021.
Tab Content: Postgraduate Research Courses
There are different deadlines and eligibility requirements for Doctoral Candidates, DClinPsy and other research students.
Doctoral Candidates (PhD, DSc, DLitt, DMgt, EngD, MD) (excluding DClinPsy)
Doctoral candidates (excluding DClinPsy) are invited to the next available ceremony session. To be invited you must have completed the following steps by the eligibility deadline:
- Have had your viva voce examination;
- Made any required changes from your examiners;
- Have had your changes formally approved by your examiners;
- Have your degree award signed off by the Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Education;
- Have submitted the final bound copy of your thesis to the Library;
- Have uploaded a copy of your final thesis to the Library’s online repository;
- Have cleared any outstanding debts.
Deadline for the next postgradute ceremony session (dates TBC) – 26 February 2021
Deadline for Winter 2021 - 21 September 2021
Deadline for Summer 2022 - 25 February 2022
Doctoral candidates who may be eligible to graduate will be reminded about these deadlines before each round of graduations, and eligible graduates will be invited in March/October.
Other Research degrees (e.g.DClinPsy, MPhil, Masters by Research)
Other research degrees are only invited to Postgradute Graduations sessions; the next session is currently postponed, and dates are still TBC.
To be eligible to graduate you must have had your degree confirmed by your Department’s exam board (for Masters by Research degrees), had your viva voce examination, and met the same requirements that are set out in the section above before you can graduate.
The eligibility deadline for the next postgradute ceremony session (dates TBC) - 26 February 2021
If you have any questions about which ceremony session you are currently due to be invited, please contact the Graduation team, providing your student ID number.