Ceremony dates and times

Find out when your graduation cermemony will take place. All ceremonies are held in Guildford Cathedral and are secular events.


Invitations to attend graduation ceremonies will be sent to eligible students via email to their University and personal accounts:

  • For postgraduate ceremonies in April 2018, emails will be sent in December 2017.
  • For undergraduate ceremonies in July 2018, emails will be sent in March 2018.


The date of your ceremony will depend on which level of study you are on:

Postgraduate ceremonies

1113 April 2018, Guildford Cathedral

  • Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert)
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip)
  • Postgraduate degrees (MA, MBA, MMus, MRes, MSc)
  • Postgraduate research degrees students awarded by 28 February

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Undergraduate ceremonies

1620 July 2018, Guildford Cathedral

  • Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE) in Operating Department Practice
  • Foundation Degree in Health Sciences
  • Undergraduate degrees (BA, BEng, BMus, BSc, MEng, MPhys, MChem)

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Unable to attend?

Read our guidance on what to do if you are unable to attend.