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Ulster University Graduation

Academical dress for staff

The scheme of academical dress at Ulster University.

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Bachelors, Foundation degrees, Associate bachelors

Gown design

An open-sleeved black gown of the Oxford BA pattern but with shorter sleeves.

Gown material

Stuff, russell cord or rayon


Hood design

Fullshaped

Hood material

Silk or stuff, lined throughout with silk

Hood colour

Black, lined with University Green

Cape and cowl bound 15mm on each side inside and out with different colour

AwardColourColour Code
ABApple Green372C
BA/FdARoyal BlueReflex blue C
BDesCherry129
BEdCobalt Violet264U
BEng/FdEngRose Tyrien496U
BLittPale Blue283C
BMusWhite-
BPhilGold139U
BSc/FdScShannon Green356C
BTechChestnut195C
LLBPale Burgundy 693C

Cap

Black cloth square academic cap


Masters

Gown design

A close-sleeved black gown of the Oxford MA pattern

Gown material

Silk, poplin or rayon


Hood design

Full-shaped

Hood material

Silk or stuff, lined throughout with silk

Hood colour

Bordeaux, lined with University green

Cape and cowl bound 15mm on each side inside and out with different colour

AwardColourColour Code
LLMPale Burgundy693C
MArch /MLAPurple 
MARoyal BlueReflex blue C
MBA/MPASpectrum Yellow100U
MBSPale Grey429U
MDesCherry129
MEdCobalt Violet264U
MEng /MSci /MPharm/ MBiomSciScarlet186U
MFAMint Green353C
MMedScLime Green383C
MMusWhite 
MPhilGold139U
MRes/ MClinResPale Gold120C
MScShannon Green356C
MUnivBright BlueProcess Cyan

Cap

Black cloth square academic cap


Doctors

Gown design & material

Undress as for Masters.

Full dress: a scarlet robe of superfine cloth of the Oxford Doctors’ pattern with scarlet silk facings


Hood design

Full-shaped

Hood material

Superfine cloth lined throughout with silk

Hood colour

Scarlet, lined with University green

AwardColourColour Code
DLittRoyal BlueReflex Blue C
DPhil (and professional doctorates)Gold139U
DScShannon Green356U
DUniv
DFA
Bright BlueProcess Cyan C

Cap

Undress as above. Full dress: a round black velvet bonnet with a gold cord and tassels


Certificates, Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificates and Postgraduate Diplomas

Gown design

An open-sleeved gown of the Oxford BA pattern but with shorter sleeves

Gown material

Stuff, russell cord or rayon


Hood design

Full-shaped

Hood material

Silk or stuff, lined throughout with silk

Hood colour

Black, lined with University green

ColourColour code
Apple green372C

Cap

Black cloth square academic cap


Colour codes

The colour codes refer to the Pantone Matching System by Fishburn (Inks). Note: It is for the Senate to determine when full dress or undress should be worn.