Graduation dates and times

The schedule allows you to see the date and time of your ceremony so you plan for your special day.

December 2018 Graduation 

December 2018 degree congregations will be held between 13-20 December 2018. The specific date and time of each degree congregation has been confirmed and is listed below.

July 2019 Graduation  

July 2019 degree congregations will be held between 15-26 July 2019. The specific date and time of each degree congregation will be confirmed in March 2019.

* Joint honours students should refer to their new parent school or department. 

School  Date  Start Time

Biological Sciences

Monday 17 December 9.30am
Chemical and Process Engineering Thursday 13 December 9.30am
Chemistry Thursday 13 December 9.30am
Civil Engineering Friday 14 December 4pm
Computing Monday 17 December 9.30am
Dentistry Thursday 13 December 2pm


Thursday 20 December 11.30am
Earth and Environment Tuesday 18 December 11.15am


Friday 14 December 9.30am
Electronic and Electrical Engineering Thursday 13 December 2pm


Friday 14 December 11.30am
Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies Friday 14 December 9.30am
Food Science and Nutrition Friday 14 December 2pm


Monday 17 December



Breakdown available here

Wednesday 19 December 9.30am, 11.30am

History (Including Institute of Medieval Studies)

Friday 14 December 11.30am

Languages, Cultures and Societies

Thursday 13 December 11.30am


Thursday 13 December 4pm

Leeds University Business School

Breakdown available here 

Monday 17 December

Tuesday 18 December

2pm, 4pm

1.30pm, 3.15pm, 5pm

Lifelong Learning Centre Friday 14 December 9.30am


Friday 14 December 4pm
Mechanical Engineering Thursday 20 December 9.30am
Media and Communication Tuesday 18 December 9.30am


Breakdown available here 

Wednesday 19 December 2pm, 4pm
Music Thursday 13 December 11.30am
Performance and Cultural Industries Thursday 20 December 11.30am

Philosophy, Religion and History of Science

Friday 14 December 11.30am
Physics and Astronomy Thursday 20 December 9.30am

Politics and International Studies

Monday 17 December 11.30am
Psychology Thursday 13 December 2pm
Sociology and Social Policy Friday 14 December 2pm
Transport Studies Thursday 20 December 9.30am