Durham University Graduation Dates 2017

By | 22nd May 2017

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Durham University Graduation Dates 2017

Congregation dates are determined by University term dates, as approved by Senate, with Winter Congregation generally scheduled during the week prior to Epiphany term and Summer Congregation generally scheduled during the week following the end of Easter term.

Congregation Dates

SUMMER CONGREGATION WINTER CONGREGATION
Tuesday 27 – Friday 30 June 2017 Thursday 11 – Friday 12 January 2018

Summer Congregation Timetable

Summer Congregation 2017 will be held between Tuesday 27 June and Friday 30 June 2017, see the timetable below.

Students attend Congregation based on their department. Please contact the Ceremonies Unit if you are unsure which ceremony to attend:

  • Undergraduate and postgraduate awards of the department will be conferred at the same ceremony unless stated otherwise.
  • Students on joint honours programmes (which are not within Combined Honours or Natural Sciences) will attend the ceremony of the ‘lead department’ for the programme.
  • Students taking a degree within Combined Honours or Natural Science programmes (including joint honours degrees within Natural Sciences) will attend either the Combined Honours or Natural Science ceremonies respectively.
DEPARTMENT DATE TIME
Anthropology Wednesday 28 June 11:00 am
Applied Social Sciences Friday 30 June 11:00 am
Archaeology Tuesday 27 June 11:00 am
Biosciences Wednesday 28 June 11:00 am
Business School – postgraduate programmes Thursday 29 June 11:00 am
Business School – undergraduate programmes from Durham (including BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics) Thursday 29 June 9:00 am
Business School – undergraduate programmes from Queen’s Campus in Business or Marketing Thursday 29 June 2:00 pm
Business School – undergraduate programmes from Queen’s Campus in Accounting or Finance Thursday 29 June 4:00 pm
Chemistry Friday 30 June 11:00 am
Classics and Ancient History Thursday 29 June 11:00 am
Combined Honours in Arts Tuesday 27 June 4:00 pm
Combined Honours in Social Sciences Tuesday 27 June 2:00 pm
Earth Sciences Tuesday 27 June 9:00 am
Education Wednesday 28 June 4:00 pm
Engineering and Computing Sciences Wednesday 28 June 9:00 am
English Language Centre Tuesday 27 June 11:00 am
English Studies Thursday 29 June 2:00 pm
Geography Friday 30 June 2:00 pm
Government and International Affairs Wednesday 28 June 2:00 pm
History Tuesday 27 June 2:00 pm
Law Tuesday 27 June 9:00 am
Mathematical Sciences Tuesday 27 June 4:00 pm
Medicine, Pharmacy and Health Friday 30 June 2:00 pm
Modern Languages and Cultures Tuesday 27 June 11:00 am
Music Thursday 29 June 9:00 am
Natural Sciences Friday 30 June 9:00 am
Philosophy Wednesday 28 June 9:00 am
Physics Wednesday 28 June 4:00 pm
Psychology Wednesday 28 June 2:00 pm
Theology and Religion Friday 30 June 9:00 am

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Winter Congregation Timetable

Winter Congregation 2018 will be held on Thursday 11 and Friday 12 January, please see the timetable below, a printable version is available at the bottom of the page.

Students attend congregation based on their department. Please contact the Ceremonies Unit if you are unsure which ceremony you should attend.

  • Undergraduate and postgraduate awards of the department will be conferred at the same ceremony unless stated otherwise.
  • Students on joint honours programmes (which are not within Combined Honours or Natural Sciences) will attend the ceremony of the ‘lead department’ for the programme.
  • Students taking a degree within Combined Honours or Natural Science programmes (including the joint honours programmes within Natural Sciences) will attend either the Combined Honours or Natural Sciences ceremonies respectively.

Winter Congregation 2018 Timetable of Departments to Ceremonies

Department Date Time
Anthropology Friday 12 January 10:00 am
Applied Social Sciences Thursday 11 January 10:00 am
Archaeology Thursday 11 January 12:00 noon
Biosciences Friday 12 January 12:00 noon
Business School – MSc in Finance/MSc in Economics programmes Friday 12 January 10:00 am
Business School – all programmes except MSc Finance/Economics Friday 12 January 12:00 noon
Chemistry Thursday 11 January 12:00 noon
Classics and Ancient History Thursday 11 January 3:00 pm
Combined Honours in Arts Thursday 11 January 10:00 am
Combined Honours in Social Sciences Thursday 11 January 10:00 am
Earth Sciences Thursday 11 January 12:00 noon
Education Thursday 11 January 3:00 pm
Engineering and Computing Sciences Friday 12 January 12:00 noon
English Language Centre Friday 12 January 10:00 am
English Studies Friday 12 January 10:00 am
Geography Thursday 11 January 12:00 noon
Government and International Affairs Thursday 11 January 12:00 noon
History Thursday 11 January 10:00 am
Law Thursday 11 January 12:00 noon
Mathematical Sciences Thursday 11 January 12:00 noon
Medicine, Pharmacy and Health Thursday 11 January 10:00 am
Modern Languages and Cultures Friday 12 January 10:00 am
Music Thursday 11 January 3:00 pm
Natural Sciences Thursday 11 January 12:00 noon
Philosophy Thursday 11 January 3:00 pm
Physics Thursday 11 January 12:00 noon
Psychology Thursday 11 January 12:00 noon
Theology and Religion Thursday 11 January 10:00 am

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