Graduation Ceremony

Graduands with Wolfson flag
Date 26/11/2022 at 09.00 - 26/11/2022 at 17.00

Graduation ceremonies are the culmination of students’ hard work and commitment, and a moment to celebrate the completion of their Cambridge degree.

Graduands with Wolfson flag

On completion of your studies, your degree is conferred on you in person or in absentia at a Congregation, or graduation ceremony. Degree Congregations take place in the historic Senate House, where members of the University have graduated since the Eighteenth Century.


The arrangements for the day are as follows:

Graduands Only

Dress check with the Praelector

09:45 – 10:15

Lee Hall

Rehearsal with the Praelector

10:15 – 10:50

Lee Hall

Group Photograph

10:50 – 11:15


Graduands and Guests

Individual Photographs

11:15 – 12:25

East Court

Wet Weather Venue: Fuchs House Music Room


11:15 – 12:15

Lee Hall

Assemble for procession to the Senate-House

(Graduands and Celebrants only)

12:30 – 12:40

Back Gate, Selwyn Gardens

Guests to arrive for the ceremony

13:20 prompt

Senate House

Graduands to arrive for the ceremony

13:20 prompt

Senate House

Graduation ceremony

13:35 - 14:00

Senate House


For more information please visit our graduation information page.

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