Graduation

Ceremony Schedules

University of Essex Graduate Alumni

2022 Graduation Ceremony Schedules

We are very pleased to confirm that, if restrictions are lifted as expected, we now expect to run Graduation Ceremonies in 2022. We hope to run three Graduations in 2022, and the ceremony schedules for Winter Graduation (January 2022) and Spring Graduation (March 2022) have now been published below.

The ceremony schedule for Summer Graduation (July 2022) will be published in Spring term 2022.

If you are unsure which graduation or ceremony you are eligible to attend, or are unable to attend your scheduled ceremony, please contact the Graduation and Awards team on graduation@essex.ac.uk.

All guest ticket bookings for Graduation are subject to our Graduation Guest Ticket Policy 2022.

Winter Graduation

12 & 13 January 2022

Students who have their award conferred in Autumn term will be eligible to attend a ceremony at our Winter Graduation across the 12 and 13 January 2022. You can find a list of important dates and information for Winter Graduation, including when each phase of booking will be opened and closed, here. We also recommend that you familiarise yourself with our Guide for Graduands and Guests for Winter Graduation 2022.

The below schedule details the date and time of the Graduation ceremony for your department or school.

Wednesday 12 January

10.30am

Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Essex Business School
  • Department of Economics
  • ISER

1.45pmĀ 

Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Department of Government
  • Department of Sociology
  • Department of Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies
  • Department of Language and Linguistics

5.00pm

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
  • East 15 Acting School
  • Department of History
  • Department of Literature, Film and Theatre Studies
  • School of Law and Human Rights Centre
  • School of Philosophy and Art History with Interdisciplinary Studies Centre
  • Edge Hotel School

Thursday 13 January

10.30am

Faculty of Science and Health
  • School of Health and Social Care

1.45pm

Faculty of Science and Health
  • School of Life Sciences
  • Department of Mathematical Sciences
  • Department of Psychology
  • School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering
  • School of Sport, Rehabilitation, and Exercise Sciences

Spring Graduation

28 March - 1 April 2022

Students who would have expected to attend our July 2020 or July 2021 Graduation ceremonies will be eligible to attend Spring Graduation. Spring Graduation is being run exclusively for these students.

All guest ticket bookings are subject to our Graduation Guest Ticket Policy 2022.

Important dates and information for Spring Graduation will be published shortly.

The below schedule details the date and time of the Graduation ceremony for your department or school. Where a department or school has multiple ceremonies, a full list which programmes are eligible for each ceremony can be found in the PDF version of the schedule available for download below.

Monday 28 March

Ceremony 1 time TBC

School of Law
  • Undergraduate programmes*

*See programme details for full list of courses

Ceremony 2 time TBC

School of Law and Human Rights Centre
  • Postgraduate programmes*
Essex Business School
  • Banking and Finance*

*See programme details for full list of courses

Ceremony 3 time TBC

Essex Business School
  • Accounting*
Organisational Development
  • PG CHEP

*See programme details for full list of courses

Tuesday 29 March

Ceremony 4 time TBC

Essex Business School*

*See programme details for full list of courses

Ceremony 5 time TBC

Department of Sociology
School of Philosophy and Art History with Interdisciplinary Studies Centre
Edge Hotel School

Ceremony 6 time TBC

University of Essex Online Learning (Kaplan Open Learning)
  • Class of 2020

Wednesday 30 March

Ceremony 7 time TBC

School of Life Sciences

Ceremony 8 time TBC

School of Health and Social Care*
  • Nursing
  • Health Care/Research/Studies
  • Occupational Therapy

*See programme details for full list of courses

Ceremony 9 time TBC

School of Health and Social Care*
School of Sport, Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences

*See programme details for full list of courses

Thursday 31 March

Ceremony 10 time TBC

Department of Government
Department of History

Ceremony 11 time TBC

Department of Economics
Institute for Social and Economic Research

Ceremony 12 time TBC

East 15
Department of Literature, Film and Theatre Studies

Friday 1 April

Ceremony 13 time TBC

Department of Mathematical Sciences
Department of Languages and Linguistics

Ceremony 14 time TBC

Department of Psychology
Department of Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies

Ceremony 15 time TBC

School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering
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