Graduation ceremonies

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

Location of future graduation ceremonies:

  • December 2019 - Younger Hall
  • June 2020 - Younger Hall
  • December 2020 - University Sports Centre
  • June 2021 - Younger Hall

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


December 2019 graduation ceremonies - Younger Hall

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

Tuesday 3 December 2019 at 10.30am

  • School of Biology
  • School of Chemistry
  • School of Computer Science
  • School of Mathematics and Statistics
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Psychology and Neuroscience

Tuesday 3 December 2019 at 2.00pm

  • School of Art History
  • School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • School of Economics and Finance
  • School of Geography and Sustainable Development
  • School of International Relations
  • School of Physics and Astronomy
  • MA (General)
  • BSc (General) 

Wednesday 4 December 2019 at 10.30am

  • School of Divinity
  • School of English
  • School of History
  • School of Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies
  • International Education Institute
  • Music Centre

Wednesday 4 December 2019 at 2.00pm

  • School of Classics
  • School of Management
  • School of Modern Languages (ML)
  • Graduate School for Interdisciplinary Studies

June 2020 graduation ceremonies - Younger Hall

The ceremony that a student graduates in depends upon the degree subjects they have been studying. In the case of joint degrees, the subjects are listed in alphabetical order and the student will graduate with the school of the subject that comes first. Please note that postgraduate students within the same school will graduate alongside the undergraduate students.

Monday 22 June 2020 at 2.00pm

  • School of Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies
  • School of Physics & Astronomy
  • BSc (General)
  • MA (General)

Tuesday 23 June 2020 at 10.30am

  • School of English
  • School of Mathematics & Statistics

Tuesday 23 June 2020 at 2.00pm

  • School of International Relations
  • BA (International Honours)

Wednesday 24 June 2020 at 10:30am

  • School of Biology
  • School of Chemistry

Wednesday 24 June 2020 at 2.00pm

  • School of Computer Science
  • School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • School of Geography and Sustainable Development

Thursday 25 June 2020 at 10:30am

  • School of Art History
  • School of History

Thursday 25 June 2020 at 2:00pm

  • School of Classics
  • School of Divinity
  • School of Modern Languages (ML)

Friday 26 June 2020 at 10:30am

  • School of Management
  • School of Medicine

Friday 26 June 2020 at 2:00 pm

  • School of Economics & Finance
  • School of Psychology & Neuroscience