Ceremonies 2019

Spring ceremony

The spring ceremony is for postgraduate students from the Westminster Business School and all research degree graduates.

The ceremony will be held on Wednesday 24 April at will be held at the Marylebone Campus.

Invitations to the ceremony will be sent out in early March to your university email account.

Summer ceremonies

Our summer ceremonies, in July, are for all undergraduate, postgraduate and research degree students who have their degrees awarded between November 2018 and June 2019.

You'll receive a ceremony invitation in your university email account in early May 2019.

July 2019

The ceremonies will take place on the following dates, with more details to follow:

Monday 8 July – Liberal Arts and Sciences

10am: School of Humanities
School of Social Sciences
1.30pm: School of Life Sciences
Westminster Law School

Tuesday 9 July – College of Design, Creative and Digital Industries

10am: School of Architecture and Cities
Westminster School of Media and Communication
1.30pm: School of Computer Science and Engineering
Westminster School of Arts

Wednesday 10 July – Westminster Business School

10am: School of Applied Management
School of Management and Marketing
1.30pm: School of Finance and Accounting
School of Organisations, Economy and Society

The ceremonies will take place at the Royal Festival Hall.

Autumn ceremonies

Our autumn 2019 ceremonies are for all undergraduate, postgraduate and research degree students who have their degrees awarded between July 2019 and October 2019.

Invitations for the November 2019 ceremonies will be sent to your university email account by the end of September 2019.

November 2019

The ceremonies will take place on the following dates, with more details to follow:

Monday 11 November

College of Design, Creative and Digital Industries (School of Arts, School of Media and Communication)
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Monday 25 November

College of Design, Creative and Digital Industries (Architecture and Cities, Computer Science and Engineering)
Westminster Business School

Times to be confirmed.

The ceremonies will take place at the Royal Festival Hall.

On our web pages, you'll find all the information you need to prepare for your graduation ceremony, and will also find details of when you will receive your award certificate.

If you're unable to find the answer to your question online or you need further guidance, feel free to contact us.

Your invitation and tickets

You will receive your Graduation Ceremony invitation by email at your University email account. Once you receive this email, you will be able to book your place and purchase any guest tickets you require.

Find out more about your tickets and how to complete the booking process on our How to book page.

Special requirements

Both of our venues are fully accessible with spaces available for wheelchair users.

If you or your guests require a space for a wheelchair or have other special requirements, please indicate this when booking your tickets, as wheelchair seating is limited. A member of the ceremonies team will then contact you if necessary.

Visa support

We can provide you with a letter, which can be used in support of a visa application/extension for you or your guests. However, we cannot include your guests' names, as the university is not responsible for inviting them.

Please email your request to [email protected] no later than a month before the date of your ceremony.

The letter will confirm your eligibility to attend the ceremony and the date and time of the event. If you have reserved your tickets we will also include this information.

The letter will be emailed to you as a PDF document, a hard copy can be provided on request. Please note requests may take up to three working days to process.