Graduation Itinerary and Timings

We suggest that all students and guests should arrive two hours before the start time of their ceremony. This is to ensure plenty of time to complete all activities prior to the start of the ceremony itself, we wouldn’t want anyone to be too rushed on such a special occasion.

Arrive at Waterside Campus

Gown Collection

Students can collect their gowns from the Creative Hub at Waterside at the following times:

  • 10.45am ceremonies: 8.15am – 10.15am
  • 2.30pm ceremonies: 12pm – 2pm
  • 5.30pm ceremonies: 3pm – 5pm

Photography

Graduates can have their photo taken in the Learning Hub at Waterside in Northampton town centre:

  • 10.45am ceremonies: 8.15am – 10.15am
  • 2.30pm ceremonies: 12pm– 2pm
  • 5.30pm ceremonies: 3pm – 5pm

Photography will close for the day at 5.30pm.

At the Royal and Derngate Theatre

Ceremony Seating Times

Students and their guests must be seated by the specified time. Each ceremony lasts approximately an hour, as outlined below.

10.45am ceremonies
  • Final seating time: 10.30am
  • Ceremony start: 10.45am
  • Ceremony end: 11.45am
2.30pm ceremonies
  • Final seating time: 2.15pm
  • Ceremony start: 2.30pm
  • Ceremony end: 3.30pm
5.30pm ceremonies
  • Final seating time: 5.15pm
  • Ceremony start: 5.30pm
  • Ceremony end: 6.30pm

Gown Returns

Gowns must be returned to the gown returns area in the Creative Hub by 8pm Tuesday-Thursday or 6pm Friday.

Ceremony Dates and Times

The dates and times of our ceremonies have now been set, check the accordions below for a list of the ceremonies and the courses graduating.

  • Faculty of Health, Education & Society

    Tuesday 15 November 2022 at 10.45am
    • Doctor of Philosophy
    • MA Social Work
    • MSc Advanced Occupational Therapy
    • MSc Applied Psychology (Child & Adolescent Practice)
    • MSc Applied Psychology (Counselling)
    • MSc Business & Organisational Psychology
    • MSc Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    • MSc Clinical & Counselling Psychology
    • MSc Counselling
    • MSc Counselling & Psychotherapy
    • MSc Counselling Children & Young People
    • Postgraduate Diploma
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling Children & Young People
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Education Mental Health Practitioner
    • Postgraduate Certificate
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    • BA Applied Social Care & Education
    • BA Applied Social Care with Health Studies
    • BA Psychology and Sport Studies
    • BA Psychology with Applied Social Care
    • BA Psychology with Business
    • BA Psychology with Criminology
    • BA Psychology with Education Studies
    • BA Psychology with Human Geography
    • BA Psychology with Law
    • BA Psychology with Marketing Management
    • BA Psychology with Multimedia Journalism
    • BA Psychology with Sociology
    • BA Psychology with Sport Studies
    • BA Social Care & Community Practice
    • BA Combined Studies (Social & Community Development)
    • BA Social Work
    • BA Sociology
    • BA Sociology with Applied Social Care
    • BA Sociology with Criminology
    • BA Sociology with International Development
    • BA Sociology with Psychology
    • BSc Health & Social Care
    • BSc Occupational Therapy
    • BSc Podiatry
    • BSc Psychology
    • BSc Psychology (Counselling)
    • BSc Psychology (Developmental & Educational Psychology)
    • FdSc Health & Social Care
    • Certificate of Higher Education in Mental Health
    Tuesday 15 November 2022 at 2.30pm
    • MA Youth & Community Leadership
    • MSc Advanced Clinical Practice
    • MSc Public Health
    • Postgraduate Diploma
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Quality Improvement & Patient Safety
    • Postgraduate Certificate
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Adult Critical Care
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Neuroscience Care & Rehabilitation
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Renal & Urology Care
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Leading Compassionate Excellence in Nursing & Midwifery
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Transformational Leadership
    • BSc Adult Nursing
    • BSc Children & Young Peoples Nursing
    • BSc Children’s Nursing
    • BSc Enhancing Healthcare Practice
    • BSc Healthcare
    • BSc Learning Disability Nursing
    • BSc Mental Health Nursing
    • BSc Midwifery
    • BSc Paramedic Science
    • FdSc Dental Nursing
    • FdSc Paramedic Science
    • FdSc Professional Practice (Pre Hospital Care)
    Tuesday 15 November 2022 at 5.30pm
    • Doctor of Philosophy
    • MA Education
    • MA Education (Early Years)
    • MA Education Leadership & Management
    • MA Special Educational Needs & Inclusion
    • MA Special Educational Needs & Inclusion (Autism)
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Special Educational Needs & Inclusion
    • Postgraduate Certificate
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Primary Education (QTS) 5-11
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Primary Mathematics
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Special Educational Needs & Inclusion
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Special Educational Needs Coordination (The National Award for Special Educational Needs Coordination)
    • Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (Early Years)
    • Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (Primary)
    • Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (Secondary)
    • Professional Graduate Certificate in Primary Education (QTS) 5-11
    • BA Childhood & Youth
    • BA Early Childhood Studies
    • BA Education Studies
    • BA Education Studies and English
    • BA Education Studies and Psychology
    • BA Education Studies with Health Studies
    • BA Education Studies with Sociology
    • BA International Education
    • BA Learning & Teaching
    • BA Primary Education
    • BA Primary Education 5-11
    • BA Special Educational Needs & Inclusion
    • FdA Early Years
    • FdA Learning & Teaching
  • Faculty of Arts, Science & Technology

    Wednesday 16 November 2022 at 10.45am
    • Doctor of Philosophy
    • MSc Advanced Design & Manufacturing
    • MSc Computing
    • MSc Lift Engineering
    • Postgraduate Certificate
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Managing Waste & Environmental Resources
    • BA Human Geography and International Development
    • BA Human Geography with International Development
    • BA Human Geography with International Politics
    • BEng Computing (Computer Network Engineering)
    • BEng Computing (Computer Systems Engineering)
    • BEng Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    • BEng Electromechanical Engineering
    • BEng Mechanical Engineering
    • BEng Non-Destructive Testing
    • BSc Applied Animal Studies
    • BSc Applied Zoology
    • BSc Business Computing (Systems)
    • BSc Business Computing (Web Design)
    • BSc Computer Engineering
    • BSc Computer Games Development
    • BSc Computer Science
    • BSc Computing
    • BSc Computing (Software Engineering)
    • BSc Computing (Web Technology & Security)
    • BSc Construction Management
    • BSc Digital Technologies
    • BSc Electrical & Control Engineering
    • BSc Electronics & Communications Engineering
    • BSc Engineering
    • BSc Environmental Science
    • BSc Equine Performance & Therapies
    • BSc Equine Therapies
    • BSc Games Programming
    • BSc General Engineering
    • BSc Geography
    • BSc Geography (Human Geography)
    • BSc Information Systems
    • BSc Leather Technology
    • BSc Leather Technology (Leather Science)
    • BSc Mechanical Engineering
    • BSc Non-Destructive Testing
    • BSc Software Engineering
    • Diploma of Higher Education in Leather Technology
    • FdSc Applied Animal Studies
    • FdSc Equine Performance & Therapies
    • FdSc Non-Destructive Testing
    • HND Computing
    • HND Computing (Software Engineering)
    • HND Computing (Web Technology & Security)
    • HND Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    • HND Engineering
    • HNC Engineering
    • HNC Lift Engineering
    • HNC Mechanical Engineering
    • University Certificate in Lift & Escalator Technology
    Wednesday 16 November 2022 at 2.30pm
    • Doctor of Philosophy
    • Master of Philosophy
    • Postgraduate Certificate in History
    • BA 3D Design
    • BA Creative Film, Television & Digital Media Production
    • BA Creative Film, Television & Digital Media Production and Drama
    • BA Creative Film, Television & Digital Media Production and Events Management
    • BA Creative Film, Television & Digital Media Production and Film & Screen Studies
    • BA Creative Film, Television & Digital Media Production and Multimedia Journalism
    • BA Creative Film, Television & Digital Media Production and Sociology
    • BA Creative Film, Television & Digital Media Production with Business
    • BA Creative Film, Television & Digital Media Production with Film & Screen Studies
    • BA Creative Film, Television & Digital Media Production with Popular Music
    • BA Creative Film, Television & Digital Media Production with Psychology
    • BA Creative Writing
    • BA English
    • BA English and Film & Screen Studies
    • BA English and History
    • BA English and Multimedia Journalism
    • BA English and Psychology
    • BA English and Sociology
    • BA English with Education Studies
    • BA English with Multimedia Journalism
    • BA English with Psychology
    • BA Combined Studies (English)
    • BA Film & Screen Studies and Marketing Management
    • BA Film & Screen Studies with Creative Film Television & Digital Media Production
    • BA Film & Screen Studies with English
    • BA Fine Art
    • BA Fine Art Painting & Drawing
    • BA Games Art
    • BA Games Design
    • BA Graphic Communication
    • BA History
    • BA History and International Politics
    • BA History with Creative Film Television & Digital Media Production
    • BA History with Drama
    • BA History with Psychology
    • BA Illustration
    • BA Interior Architecture & Spatial Design
    • BA Media Production & Moving Image
    • BA Multimedia Journalism
    • BA Multimedia Journalism with Film & Screen Studies
    • BA Multimedia Sports Journalism
    • BA Photography
    • BA Popular Music
    • BA Visual Communication (Graphic Communication)
    • BA Visual Communication (Illustration)
    • BA Visual Communication (Media Production & Moving Image)
    • BA Visual Communication (Photography)
    • BSc Architectural Technology
    • BSc Product Design
    Wednesday 16 November 2022 at 5.30pm
    • MSc Sport (Sport Science)
    • BA Acting
    • BA Acting for Contemporary & Devised Performance
    • BA Drama
    • BA Drama and English
    • BA Drama and History
    • BA Drama and Popular Music
    • BA Drama with Criminology
    • BA Drama with Psychology
    • BA Fashion
    • BA Fashion (Textiles for Fashion)
    • BA Fashion Promotion & Communication
    • BA Footwear & Accessories
    • BA Health Studies with Applied Social Care
    • BA Health Studies with Education Studies
    • BA Health Studies with Psychology
    • BA Performing Arts
    • BA Sport Development & Physical Education
    • BA Sport Studies with Business
    • BA Sport Studies with Business Entrepreneurship
    • BA Sport Studies with Criminology
    • BA Sport Studies with Management
    • BA Sport Studies with Psychology
    • BA Sport Studies with Sociology
    • BSc Biology
    • BSc Biomedical Science
    • BSc Human Biosciences
    • BSc Sport & Exercise Science
    • BSc Sport Coaching
    • BSc Sport Rehabilitation & Conditioning
    • BSc Sports Performance & Coaching
    • BSc Strength & Conditioning
    • FdSc Health & Fitness
    • FdSc Sports Performance & Coaching
    • FdSc Sports Therapy
  • Faculty of Business & Law

    Thursday 17 November 2022 at 10.45am
    • DBA
    • Executive MBA
    • MBA
    • Postgraduate Diploma
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration
    • Postgraduate Certificate
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration
    • BBA
    Thursday 17 November 2022 at 2.30pm
    • Doctor of Philosophy
    • MSc Business Analytics
    • MSc Project Management
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management
    • Postgraduate Certificate
    • BA Business and Business Entrepreneurship
    • BA Business and Economics
    • BA Business and International Tourism Management
    • BA Business and Law
    • BA Business and Management
    • BA Business and Marketing Management
    • BA Business and Popular Music
    • BA Business and Psychology
    • BA Business and Sport Studies
    • BA Business with Accounting
    • BA Business with Advertising
    • BA Business with Business Entrepreneurship
    • BA Business with Economics
    • BA Business with English
    • BA Business with International Tourism Management
    • BA Business with Marketing Management
    • BA Business with Psychology
    • BA Business with Sport Studies
    • BA Business Entrepreneurship
    • BA Business Entrepreneurship and Events Management
    • BA Business Entrepreneurship with Events Management
    • BA Business Entrepreneurship with Management
    • BA Business Studies
    • BA Commerce & International Business
    • BA International Business
    • BA International Business Communication
    • HND Business
    Thursday 17 November 2022 at 5.30pm
    • MA International Tourism Development
    • MSc Corporate Governance & Leadership
    • MSc International Marketing Strategy
    • MSc Logistics & Supply Chain Management
    • Postgraduate Diploma in International Business Management
    • BA Advertising & Digital Marketing
    • BA Advertising and Events Management
    • BA Advertising and Marketing Management
    • BA Advertising with Psychology
    • BA Business & Management
    • BA Business Management
    • BA Events Management
    • BA Events Management and Human Resource Management
    • BA Events Management and International Tourism Management
    • BA Events Management and Marketing Management
    • BA Events Management with Business Entrepreneurship
    • BA Events Management with Criminology
    • BA Events Management with International Tourism Management
    • BA Fashion Marketing
    • BA Global Business Management
    • BA International Hospitality Management
    • BA International Tourism Management
    • BA International Tourism Management with Education Studies
    • BA International Tourism Management with Events Management
    • BA Management
    • BA Management with Sport Studies
    • BA Marketing Management
    • BA Marketing Management and Psychology
    • BA Marketing Management with Advertising
    • BA Marketing Management with Business
    • BA Marketing Management with Events Management
    • BA Marketing Management with Management
    • BA Marketing Management with Psychology
    • BSc Business Management & Strategy
    • BSc Marketing Management
    • HND Travel & Tourism Management
  • Faculty of Business & Law

    Friday 18 November 2022 at 10.45am
    • MA International Relations
    • MSc Accounting & Finance
    • MSc International Banking & Finance
    • Postgraduate Diploma in International Relations
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Accounting & Finance
    • BA Accounting & Financial Management
    • BA Accounting and Business
    • BA Accounting and Economics
    • BA Accounting and Education Studies
    • BA Accounting with Business
    • BA Accounting with Law
    • BA Accounting with Marketing Management
    • BA Economics
    • BA International Development
    • BA International Logistics & Trade Finance
    • BA International Relations & Politics
    • BA International Politics with Human Geography
    • BA Social Justice Studies
    • BSc Accounting & Finance
    • BSc Banking & Financial Planning
    • BSc Economics
    • BSc Economics with Business
    • BSc Economics with International Development
    • BSc International Accounting
    • BSc International Banking & Finance
    • BSc International Finance
    • BSc International Logistics & Trade Finance
    • BSc Professional Accounting
    Friday 18 November 2022 at 2.30pm
    • MA Human Resource Management
    • LLM International Commercial Law
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Human Resource Management
    • BA Criminal & Corporate Investigation
    • BA Criminology
    • BA Criminology and English
    • BA Criminology and International Politics
    • BA Criminology and Popular Music
    • BA Criminology and Psychology
    • BA Criminology and Sociology
    • BA Criminology with Drama
    • BA Criminology with Law
    • BA Criminology with Psychology
    • BA Criminology with Sociology
    • BA Human Resource Management
    • BA Human Resource Management and International Tourism Management
    • BA Human Resource Management and Management
    • BA Human Resource Management and Marketing Management
    • BA Human Resource Management with Business
    • BA Human Resource Management with Sociology
    • BA Law with Business
    • BA Law with Criminology
    • BA Law with Education Studies
    • BA Law with Human Resource Management
    • BA Law with International Politics
    • BA Law with Multimedia Journalism
    • BA Law with Psychology
    • BA Combined Studies (Law)
    • BA Professional Policing
    • BA Professional Policing Practice
    • LLB
    • BSc Human Resource Management & Organisational Behaviour
    • Graduate Diploma in Professional Policing Practice

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