Graduation

'Graduation - Celebrating Success' bannerCongratulations to our latest crop of graduates

Graduation ceremonies at the University of Birmingham date back to 1901 and are held in the Great Hall at the heart of campus.  Attended by nearly 30,000 students and guests each year, these events are a highlight of the University calendar and represent for many students the conclusion of their studies at Birmingham.

Before the day

Student at her graduation

All the information you will need to be fully prepared for your graduation ceremony.

Getting ready for graduation

On the day

Students at their graduation

Everything you need to know about what to expect on the day of your graduation ceremony.

Find out more about the day itself

After the day

Students celebrating their graduation

Become an active part of our worldwide community of 300,000 alumni.

What next?

Friends and family

Guidance for those attending a graduation ceremony as a guest, including directions and parking, tickets, on-campus facilities and visa information.

The ceremony

Find out more about what will happen during the graduation 
ceremony, including when to arrive, how you register and 
how you will be presented with your degree.

Learn more about how to hire your gown
Learn more about getting tickets for your graduation
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