Graduation booking

Celebrate the culmination of your studies with family and friends at your graduation ceremony.

Booking your place

Whether you are a Graduand (a student who is graduating at the end of your final year) or a Historic Graduand (you left College some years ago but have not yet had a graduation ceremony) you can find the information below. Academic degrees date from the second half of the twelfth century. The present ceremony retains all the essential features of its ancient predecessors, with the proceedings still conducted in Latin.


Historic Graduands

MA by entitlement, Religion and ceremony

Further information about graduation

Visa letters - for family members to attend graduation

For non-EEA family members of graduands requiring a visa support letter for travel to the UK to attend a graduation ceremony.  Please follow the instructions below, providing the details with relevant scanned documents and email to

Requests must be made to the Academic Office at least two months prior to your graduation ceremony, taking into account the date of your appointment with the Embassy of the country of residence so as to allow plenty of time for the administration process.