Graduation ceremonies

Graduation takes place in St Andrews twice a year: in June and in December.

All graduation ceremonies are held in the Younger Hall, on North Street. 

Find out what to expect as a guest at a St Andrews graduation ceremony


December 2017 graduation ceremonies

The ceremony that a student graduates in depends upon the degree subjects they have been studying. Please note that postgraduate students within the same school will graduate alongside the undergraduate students.

Thursday 7 December at 10.30am

  • School of Biology
  • School of Chemistry
  • School of Computer Science
  • School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • School of Geography and Sustainable Development
  • School of Mathematics & Statistics
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Physics & Astronomy
  • School of Psychology & Neuroscience
  • BSc (General)

Thursday 7 December at 2pm

  • School of Economics & Finance
  • School of Divinity
  • School of Management

Friday 8 December at 10.30am

  • School of Art History
  • School of Classics
  • School of English
  • School of History
  • School of International Relations
  • School of Modern Languages
  • School of Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies
  • MA (General)

 


June 2018 graduation ceremonies

The ceremony that a student graduates in depends upon the degree subjects they have been studying. A list of degrees which will be conferred during each ceremony can be found below. Please note that postgraduate students within the same school will graduate alongside the undergraduate students, and all BA (International Honours) students will graduate on Tuesday afternoon.

Tuesday 26 June 2018 at 10.30am

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Biblical Studies
  • Divinity
  • English
  • English and Film Studies
  • English and French
  • English and Latin
  • English and Management
  • English and Mathematics
  • English and Mediaeval History
  • English and Modern History
  • English and Philosophy
  • English and Psychology
  • English and Social Anthropology
  • English and Spanish
  • English and Theological Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics and Philosophy
  • Mathematics and Physics
  • Mathematics and Psychology
  • Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
  • Pure Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Theological Studies
  • Theology

Tuesday 26 June 2018 at 2pm

  • BA (International Honours)
  • International Relations
  • International Relations and Management
  • International Relations and Mathematics
  • International Relations and Middle East Studies
  • International Relations and Modern History
  • International Relations and Philosophy
  • International Relations and Psychology
  • International Relations and Russian
  • International Relations and Social Anthropology
  • International Relations and Spanish

Wednesday 27 June 2018 at 10.30am

  • BSc (General)
  • Behavioural Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biology and Geography
  • Biology and Mathematics
  • Biology and Psychology
  • Biomolecular Science
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry and Physics
  • Chemistry with Mathematics
  • Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry
  • Ecology and Conservation
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Marine Biology
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Zoology

Wednesday 27 June 2018 at 2pm

  • Astrophysics
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Science and Mathematics
  • Computer Science and Philosophy
  • Computer Science and Physics
  • Computer Science and Psychology
  • Earth Sciences
  • Environmental Earth Sciences
  • Geography
  • Geography and Management
  • Geography and Psychology
  • Geography and Social Anthropology
  • Geography and Spanish
  • Geology
  • Physics
  • Sustainable Development
  • Theoretical Physics

Thursday 28 June 2018 at 10.30am

  • MA (General)
  • Art History
  • Art History and Biblical Studies
  • Art History and Classical Studies
  • Art History and Comparative Literature
  • Art History and English
  • Art History and Film Studies
  • Art History and French
  • Art History and Geography
  • Art History and International Relations
  • Art History and Italian
  • Art History and Management
  • Art History and Mathematics
  • Art History and Mediaeval History
  • Art History and Modern History
  • Art History and Philosophy
  • Art History and Psychology
  • Art History and Russian
  • Art History and Social Anthropology
  • History
  • Mediaeval History
  • Mediaeval History & Archaeology
  • Mediaeval History and Russian
  • Mediaeval History and Theological Studies
  • Middle East Studies and Modern History
  • Middle East Studies and Social Anthropology
  • Modern History
  • Modern History and Philosophy
  • Modern History and Russian
  • Modern History and Social Anthropology
  • Modern History and Spanish
  • Modern History and Theological Studies
  • Modern History with Persian

Thursday 28 June 2018 at 2pm

  • Ancient History
  • Ancient History & Archaeology
  • Ancient History and Biblical Studies
  • Ancient History and Comparative Literature
  • Ancient History and Mediaeval History
  • Ancient History and Philosophy
  • Arabic and Classics
  • Arabic and Economics
  • Arabic and French
  • Arabic and French and Spanish
  • Arabic and German
  • Arabic and International Relations
  • Arabic and Latin
  • Arabic and Management
  • Arabic and Mathematics
  • Arabic and Middle East Studies
  • Arabic and Modern History
  • Arabic and Persian
  • Arabic and Persian and Russian
  • Arabic and Russian
  • Arabic and Spanish
  • Classical Studies
  • Classical Studies and Comparative Literature
  • Classical Studies and English
  • Classical Studies and French
  • Classical Studies and Latin
  • Classics
  • Classics and English
  • Classics and French
  • Classics and Persian
  • Classics and Philosophy
  • Comparative Literature and Film Studies
  • Comparative Literature and Geography
  • Comparative Literature and German and Spanish
  • Comparative Literature and Management
  • Comparative Literature and Russian
  • Comparative Literature and Spanish
  • Film Studies
  • Film Studies and German
  • Film Studies and International Relations
  • Film Studies and Mediaeval History
  • Film Studies and Modern History
  • Film Studies and Philosophy
  • Film Studies and Social Anthropology
  • Film Studies and Spanish
  • French
  • French and Geography
  • French and German
  • French and German and Italian
  • French and German and Spanish
  • French and International Relations
  • French and Italian
  • French and Italian and Spanish
  • French and Management
  • French and Modern History
  • French and Russian
  • French and Russian and Spanish
  • French and Spanish
  • German
  • German and International Relations
  • German and Modern History
  • German and Persian
  • German and Philosophy
  • German and Russian and Spanish
  • German and Russian
  • German and Spanish
  • Italian and Modern History
  • Italian and Philosophy
  • Italian and Spanish
  • Latin
  • Latin and Spanish
  • Logic & Philosophy of Science and Mathematics
  • Modern Languages (Arabic and Spanish) and International Relations
  • Modern Languages (French and Russian) and International Relations
  • Modern Languages (French and Spanish) and Management
  • Persian and Russian
  • Persian and Social Anthropology
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy and Psychology
  • Philosophy and Russian
  • Philosophy and Social Anthropology
  • Russian and Spanish
  • Social Anthropology
  • Spanish

Friday 29 June 2018 at 10.30am

  • Management
  • Management and Modern History
  • Management and Philosophy
  • Management and Psychology
  • Management and Russian
  • Management and Spanish
  • Management Science and Mathematics
  • Medicine

Friday 29 June 2018 at 2pm

  • Applied Economics
  • Economics
  • Economics and Geography
  • Economics and German
  • Economics and International Relations
  • Economics and Management
  • Economics and Mathematics
  • Economics and Mediaeval History
  • Economics and Modern History
  • Economics and Philosophy
  • Economics and Psychology
  • Economics and Social Anthropology
  • Economics and Statistics
  • Economics with German
  • Economics with Spanish
  • Financial Economics
  • Financial Economics and International Relations
  • Neuroscience
  • Psychology
  • Psychology and Social Anthropology

If you are studying a Joint Honours degree and cannot find your subject on the list, or you are unclear of the day you will be graduating, please email graduation@st-andrews.ac.uk for confirmation of the date and time of your ceremony.