University Of Glasgow 2017 Calendar

University Of Glasgow 2017 Calendar

Session dates

NB: Students should be aware that some Colleges operate to a slightly different timetable and should confirm the dates shown here with their School or Adviser of Studies before making travel arrangements at the beginning or end of the session.

Session Dates for Other Programmes

Visiting Students: Please be aware that your start dates may differ from those shown here. Please refer to the Study Abroad website for the dates relating to your specific study programme at the University of Glasgow.

Other key dates:

Please note that all graduation and examination enquiries should be directed to Registry, and not to Senate Office who do not hold graduation and examination details.

University Of Glasgow 2017 Calendar

Before you graduate

General Council

Medium image of graduation dayIf you are graduating from the University for the first time you must enrol as a member of the General Council of the University. You must also pay the General Council Registration Fee.

If you already hold a University of Glasgow degree you will already be a member of the General Council and do not need to pay a further fee.

Membership is compulsory. The General Council is a statutory body and plays a part in the government of the University. This requirement is set out in Regulation XII “Graduation and General Council Membership” of the “University Fees and General Information for Students” section of the University Calendar.

The General Council registration fee:

  • Registration fee:   £50.00
  • When to pay:  Pay during graduation enrolment
  • How to pay:  Pay in MyCampus by debit or credit card

The fee provides for life membership of the General Council of the University.

General Council benefits

All members:

  • can take part in meetings of the General Council, which take place twice a year, and
  • receive the graduate magazine “Avenue” (issued twice a year).


If you have an outstanding tuition debt to the University you will not be allowed to enrol for graduation or graduate.       Information on the Student Debt Policy.