Ulster University Graduation

Summer Graduation
for Magee Students

Millennium Forum, Derry/Londonderry
9-10 July

The awards of students are conferred at the next suite of graduation ceremonies following the date on which they successfully complete their course.

Summer Graduation Schedule

Dates and venues of our Summer 2018 Graduation ceremonies are listed below.

Please note that schedules are subject to change.

FacultyDateCollect Tickets &
Academic Dress

Faculties of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences & Life and Health Sciences (EXCLUDING Schools of Applied Social and Policy Studies & Arts and Humanities.

Monday 9th July

8.30 – 9.45am 10.00 am

11.00 am

Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (Schools of Applied Social and Policy Studies & Arts and Humanities ONLY).

Monday 9th July

1.30 – 2.45pm 3.00pm

4.00 pm

Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Build Environment & Ulster University Business School

Tuesday 10th July

8.30 – 9.45am 10.00am

11.00 am

Times & Arrival

  • Graduands should arrive at least one and a half hours before the ceremony to allow sufficient time to collect and don academical dress.
  • The ceremonies start promptly at 11.00am in the morning and 4.00pm in the afternoon.
  • If graduands wish to have photographs taken before the ceremony they should arrive even earlier.
  • Graduands are required to attend a short rehearsal starting at 10.00am for morning ceremonies and 3.00pm for afternoon ceremonies.
  • Please note that no student may take part in a ceremony unless they have checked in and received a seat ticket.

Outline programme

Activity Monday 11.00 am Monday 4.00 pm Tuesday 11.00 am

Graduates collect their academical dress and seating cards from the Upper Piazza area, which is located at the Newmarket Street entrance.

8.30 –  9.45 am

1.30 – 2.45 pm

8.30 – 9.45 am

Graduates assemble for Rehearsal in the Main Auditorium.

10.00 am

3.00 pm

10.00 am

Guests take their seats.

10.30 am

3.30 pm

10.30 am

Procession of Council and Academic Staff.

10.55 am

3.55 pm

10.55 am


11.00 am

4.00 pm

11.00 am

Light refreshments will be served in the Main Piazza.

12.00 noon

5.00 pm

12.00 noon

Return of Academical Dress

1.00 pm

6.00 pm

1.00 pm

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Ceremonies take place at the Millennium Forum, Derry~Londonderry

See the ceremony schedule above for dates and times.

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