SOAS University of London


July 2022 Graduation Ceremonies

There’s not long to go until the big day!

Your graduation ceremony will take place between 27 – 29 July 2022 if you are a SOAS student graduating this Summer or you completed a Postgraduate Taught & Research degree in Autumn 2021.

Bookings closed on Friday 10 June.

Please note: If you missed out on your Graduation Ceremony because of lockdown, please register to attend our special December 2022 Graduation Ceremonies – find out more.

Day Date Time Department
Wednesday 27 July 10:00 Anthropology
Wednesday 27 July 14:00 Development
Thursday 28 July 10:00 Languages and Cultures
- African Languages, Cultures and Literature
- Near and Middle East Section
- South and South East Asia Section
East Asian Languages and Cultures
Thursday 28 July 14:00 Economics
Finance and Management
Religions and Philosophies
Friday 29 July 10:00 History
Friday 29 July 14:00 Politics and International Studies

After your ceremony, you and your guests will be invited to join a reception at the SOAS Paul Webley Wing.

What happens if I don’t register? Registration is essential. On the day of your ceremony, we can only admit students and their guests who registered before the deadline.

How many guests can I bring? You are eligible to bring two guests. Their tickets can be purchased when you register.

Your graduation ceremony is a day to feel proud and celebrate all that you have achieved.

It’s an exciting time to graduate from SOAS. We’ve soared in the latest rankings for research excellence, and we’re featured as one of the top universities in the world. A degree from SOAS expands minds and open doors in the world of work.

We look forward to celebrating with you, thanking you for the contribution you made to the success of SOAS, and welcoming you as a valued member of SOAS Alumni.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact to the Graduation Team using or see our Frequently Asked Questions page.