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Graduation

Graduation Ceremonies 2014

When you have successfully completed your degree programme you may wish to attend a SOAS Graduation Ceremony.You do not need to do this to receive your degree, but many students enjoy the opportunity to celebrate their achievements with friends, family and SOAS staff.

Ceremonies in 2014 will take place on Tuesday 29 July - Thursday 31 July 2014.Each degree is pre-allocated to one of the ceremonies.  A full list of degrees to be awarded and the appropriate ceremony can be found under "Schedule" on the menu.

Live Streaming of the Ceremonies

For those unable to attend graduation, the ceremonies will be streamed live on this page each day.

Date

The ceremonies will take place on on Tuesday 29 July - Thursday 31 July 2014.

What to do now

1. Book your tickets (CeDEP graduands must use an alternative system which has been provided by email) - Guidance Notes are available to be downloaded.
2. Hire your robes
3. Book photography
4. Arrange travel and accommodation for yourself and your guests. You are strongly advised to book hotel accommodation, if required, as early as possible.
If you have any queries, please contact ceremony@soas.ac.uk or call us on +44 (0)20 7074 5051.

Graduation ceremony schedule

Please check the schedule of degrees being awarded at each ceremony to find out which ceremony you will be attending.  Please also see the details below on when you must arrive by. It is important that you allow enough time on the day of your ceremony for collection of tickets, robing and photography.

When to Arrive on the Day
Tuesday 29 July
  • Morning Ceremony Tuesday 29 July:Registration opens 8:00am; Graduands must be seated by 10:00am.
  • Afternoon Ceremony Tuesday 29 July:Registration opens 1:30pm; Graduands must be seated by 3:00pm.
Wednesday 30 July
  • Morning Ceremony Wednesday 30 July:Registration opens 8:00am; Graduands must be seated by 10:00am.
  • Afternoon Ceremony Wednesday  30  July:Registration opens 1:30pm; Graduands must be seated by 3:00pm
Thursday 31 July
  • Afternoon Ceremony Thursday 31  July:Registration opens 1:30pm; Graduands must be seated by 3:00pm.