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Graduation Dates

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Should your graduation date coincide with a religious holiday, please inform your Faculty as they will assign you to another graduation ceremony.

2016 Graduation Dates

Faculty Ceremony Number Date Time Degrees

Ceremony 22

6 December

PhD, MBA, MM, MEcon Sci, MLaws, MCom, BCom Hons, BLaws, PDM, Higher Diplomas; BCom; BAccSc; LLB.

Please to download/view  CLM FINAL Graduation List

Humanities Ceremony 23 Tuesday
6 December

PhD, MA, MEd, BA Hons, BADA, BEd, BMus, BA, BAFA; BAFT;
BPVA; PGDA, Adv Dipl in Arts; BSocWork; BSPPA

Please  to download/view  Humanities FINAL Graduation List

EBE & Science Ceremony 24

Wednesday 7 December


EBE: Phd, MSc Eng,MEng, MSc, MArch, MUD, MBE,
Bachelor degrees in the Built Environment (academic and professional), Hons, PG Diplomas, GDE
Science: Phd, MSc, BSc Hons, BSc, PG Diplomas

Please to download/view EBE FINAL Graduation List

Please for  to download/view Science FINAL Graduation List

Health Sciences Ceremony 25 Monday                  12 December 09:30

Masters degrees in the School of Oral Health Sciences Bachelor of Dental Sciences,         Bachelor of Oral Health Sciences Bachelor of Clinical Medical Practice, Bachelor of Health Sciences, Bachelor of Health Sciences with Honours

Please to download/view Health Science FINAL Graduation List

Health Sciences Ceremony 26 Monday 12 December 14:30

Clinical/ Pathology and Public Health (PG) and Medical( UG)

Please to download/view Health Science FINAL Graduation List

Health Sciences & EBE Ceremony 27 Tuesday 13 December 09:30

PhDs and Masters in the departments of Anatomical Sciences, Physiology, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Pharmacy and Nursing, B Nursing, BSc Physiotherapy, BSc Occupational Therapy, B Pharmacy and Dip in Advanced Nursing

Bachelor of Science in Engineering-Aeronautical Engineerin, Bachelor of Science in Engineering-Industrial Engineering and Bachelor of Science in EngineeringMechanical Engineering.

 Please  to download/view Health Science FINAL Graduation List

Please  to download/view EBE FINAL Graduation List

EBE (UG) Ceremony 28 Tuesday 13 December 14:30

Undergraduate degrees in Engineering disciplines OKAY

Please  to download/view  EBE FINAL Graduation List


Graduation Photographs

Graduation Gowns

  • For information on gowns and hoods from the House of Graduates please click here.

Protocol for graduands and guests

  • All graduation ceremonies take place in the Great Hall, East Campus.
  • Each graduand will be allocated two guest tickets.
  • Tickets are collected and academic attire is hired from CB228. Please note that the collection of tickets, academic attire and taking of photos    requires at least an hour of your time, therefore it is recommended that you arrive at least 90 minutes before the commencement of the ceremony. Please ensure that you have your academic attire before entering the Great Hall.
  • Graduands must please keep their graduand ticket with them at all times as they need it when crossing the stage.
  • No children under the age of 7 are allowed into the Great Hall and no exceptions will be made.
  • Flash photography is not allowed in the Great Hall and cell phones must be switched off during the ceremony.
  • Kindly ensure that your guests are seated at least 30 minutes before the start of the ceremony. Guests who arrive once the ceremony has started will NOT be allowed into the Great Hall and will be guided to an overflow area from where they can watch a live broadcast of the ceremony.
  • Vuvuzelas, whistles or any noise-emitting instrument is strictly prohibited and will be confiscated in the Great Hall.
  • In keeping with the formal nature of our graduation ceremonies, we would like to remind you that the dress code is formal and respectable.
  • Inappropriate behaviour towards University staff will not be tolerated and security staff may be requested to remove people who disrupt the proceedings at any stage.
  • For the Faculty staff contact details please click here.