Dates and times

Your graduation is an official celebration of your accomplishments during your time at the University of Leicester. These pages have all the information you need to be fully prepared for your graduation ceremony, as well as what to expect on the day.

Future ceremony dates

Undergraduate/Postgraduate students Tuesday 17 July - Friday 20 July 2018

All ceremonies last between 1½ and 2 hours



Thursday 25 January 2018



College of Science and Engineering

  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Engineering
  • Department of Informatics
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Physics and Astronomy
  • School of Geography, Geology and the Environment

College of Life Sciences


  • All students


Thursday 25 January 2018 15:00

College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

  • Lifelong Learning
  • School of Arts
  • School of Education
  • School of Media, Communication and Sociology
Friday 26 January 2018
11:00 College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities
  • School of Business
Friday 26 January 2018 15:00

College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities


  • Department of Criminology
  • Department of Museum Studies
  • Leicester Law School
  • School of Archaeology and Ancient History
  • School of History, Politics and International Relations

Please contact your department/school for details of any celebration events they may be arranging for your graduation day.

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Use this graduation checklist to make sure that you have done everything you need to do before the ceremony, and know what to do on the day.

Contact Us

If you have any general enquiries about your graduation please contact the the Graduation Team on 0116 252 2448 or