All tickets for the graduation ceremony on Wednesday 26th April have now been allocated and no further tickets can be purchased.
Registration opens: 8.30am
Gowning opens: 8.30am
Photography open from: 8.30am – 1.30pm
Ceremony: 10.00am – 12.00pm
(N.B. All graduands must be ready to be seated by 9.30am)
Refreshments: 12.30pm – 1.30pm
Registration opens: 2.00pm
Gowning opens: 2.00pm
Photography open from: 2.00pm – 6.30pm
Ceremony: 3.30pm – 5.30pm
Refreshments: 5.30pm – 6.30pm
For full Terms and Conditions please click here.
As a Graduand you’re required* to wear academic dress which includes a gown, hood and mortarboard. All pre-ordered academic dress will be supplied by Ede and Ravenscroft on the day. You’ll collect your academic dress on the day at the ceremony venue where you’ll be dressed. You’ll then be required to return all academic attire at the end of your ceremony.
As a Graduand, you should arrive in smart dress – noting that your hood will be fixed to a shirt button. Female Graduands are advised to bring a brooch to secure their hoods.
As this is a formal celebration, we ask that that guests dress accordingly, in smart attire. Casual clothing such as jeans, trainers and t-shirts are not suitable for this event.
Your Graduation ceremony is being held at The Barbican Centre, and is located in the heart of the City of London and is accessible by rail, road and underground.
By Tube: We are within walking distance from a number of London Underground stations, the closest being Barbican, St Paul’s and Moorgate. To plan your journey and for up to date travel information, visit the TfL website.
By Rail: The nearest train stations are Liverpool Street and Farringdon.
By Bus: Bus Route 153 runs directly past the Barbican along Chiswell Street. We are easily accessible by bus from around the city; plan your journey using the TfL Interactive Bus Map.
By Foot: Explore the city by visiting us on foot – you can walk to the Barbican within 30 minutes from all over central London.
N.B. Until autumn 2019, Moorfields Highwalks will be closed for public access. Please see map for alternative routes to the Barbican.
By Bicycle: Cycle racks are available at the entrance to Car Park 5 and exit to Car Park 3 and helmets and equipment can be left in our free cloakrooms. Our nearest TfL Bicycle Hire docking station is Silk Street.
By Car: The Barbican is clearly sign-posted and has four car parks on Beech Street and Silk Street.
By Coach: For those visiting by coach, Silk Street is the designated set down and collect point.
When and where is my ceremony being held?
What time is my ceremony and what time can I check in?
The following centres will be graduating at 10:00am and can check in from 8:30am:
The following centres will be graduating at 3:30pm and can check in from 2:00pm:
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