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Graduation

Our graduation ceremonies celebrate the end of your years of hard work on your course. Find out when the ceremonies are, what to expect and what you need to do before graduating.

Winter Graduation Ceremonies

The University is pleased to announce that our Winter 2021 Graduation ceremonies will be taking place in The Music Hall, Aberdeen, on Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 December 2021. 

Tuesday 7 December 10:30

  • School of Nursing, Midwifery & Paramedic Practice

Tuesday 7 December 14:30

  • Aberdeen Business School
  • School of Creative & Cultural Business
  • The Law School

Wednesday 8 December 10:30 

  • School of Applied Social Studies
  • School of Computing
  • School of Engineering
  • Gray’s School of Art
  • School of Health Sciences
  • School of Pharmacy & Life Sciences
  • The Scott Sutherland School of Architecture & Built Environment
 

More information on registration and photography will be given in due course.

In line with Scottish Government guidelines face masks must be worn at all times, and Test and Protect measures will be in place in the venue.

For those students who were unable to graduate in person in the last 18 months, our intention remains to offer you a ceremonial event to recognise your academic achievements alongside your peers and family, while giving you the opportunity to visit the campus. You will be sent more information when it becomes available.

Contacts

If you have any queries regarding arrangements for your graduation please email in the first instance:

Student Records 
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For any finance enquiries please contact:

Student Finance
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Enhanced 33% Alumni Loyalty Discount

RGU has always welcomed back its alumni with discounted prices on postgraduate study to support them in their lifelong learning, enabling them to thrive throughout their careers.

In light of the current COVID-19 crisis, we are offering an increased discount of 33% to help support all our 2021 graduating undergraduates. This discount applies to those moving on to either on campus or online taught postgraduate courses commencing in January 2022.

Summer Graduation Ceremonies

The Graduation ceremonies from July 2021 can still be viewed online. 

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Ceremony Dates 2021

Winter 2021 Graduation ceremonies will be taking place in The Music Hall, Aberdeen, on Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 December 2021.

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Graduation Registration

Registration is essential even if you do not wish to attend the award ceremony.

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Graduating without attending the ceremony

If you can't make the graduation ceremony, you can graduate in Absentia and receive your award certificate by mail.

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The Graduation Ceremony

The Graduation Ceremony

What to expect on the day of your Graduation Ceremony.

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Guest Tickets

Guest Tickets

Share your special event with your friends and family.

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Gown Hire

What you should wear for your graduation and how to order.

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Graduation Photography & Videos

Order a photography package to capture your special day and find out about our Graduation Video.

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