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Award Ceremonies

Celebrate your graduation with family and friends and look forward to the future.

Ceremony dates and times for students graduating in 2022

If you're graduating in summer 2022, find the time and date of your graduation ceremony.


Ceremony dates and times for students who graduated in 2020 and 2021

If you graduated in 2020 or 2021, find the time and date of your graduation ceremony.


Get ready for graduation

What you need to do to prepare for your ceremony and graduation day, including hiring your gown, getting guest tickets, and planning your journey to the ceremony.


Bath Abbey

Lots of students in graduation robes throw their mortarboards in the air

The historic Abbey, in the heart of the city, is the venue for the University's 2022 graduation award ceremonies.

Graduation day

What will happen on the day of your graduation ceremony, including where you need to be and when, and how you can get your certificate.


Information for staff

If you're a member of staff taking part in the graduation ceremonies, find out what you need to know, including information about processing and coach services.


May 2022 graduation ceremonies

See photos and videos of the May 2022 graduation ceremonies for 2020 and 2021 graduates.


Honorary graduate orations

Read the orations given for our honorary graduates awarded degrees in December 2021 and May 2022.


Juliet Davenport, OBE: Oration

Photograph of Juliet Davenport on receiving her honorary degree

Read Professor Marcelle McManus' oration on Juliet Davenport, OBE for the honorary degree of Doctor of Business Administration in May 2022

Virtual honorary degree ceremonies

Watch the virtual award ceremonies we've held for some of our recent honorary graduates.


James Scott: Virtual Award Ceremony

James Scott headshot

Join the Chancellor, HRH The Earl of Wessex as he awards an honorary degree to James Scott who was CEO of the Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust.

Social media

Join the excitement of graduation. Share your day and celebrate your success with your family and friends on social media.