Find all the information about Graduation below.

2024 Graduation Dates


Friday 12 July

10.00am ceremony

  • School of Business, Law and Social Sciences
  • School of Applied Sciences: Division of Health Sciences and the Division of Psychology and Forensic Sciences

Watch the morning ceremony live

3.00pm ceremony

  • School of Applied Sciences: Division of Engineering and Food Sciences and the Division of Sport and Exercise Sciences
  • School of Design and Informatics

Watch the afternoon ceremony live 

Winter Graduation: Friday 29 November 2024 - further details will be available nearer the time

About Graduation

We know how important this day is for you and those who have supported you. The information here is designed to give you all the details you need about what to expect and what to do in advance of the ceremony.

What is a graduand?

This is a person who is graduating but hasn't yet done so.

Graduation Registration

Registration for the Summer Graduation is now open.  All graduands wishing to graduate, whether in person or absentia, should complete the graduation registration process.  Deadline for registering is midnight on Thursday 23 May.

Guest Tickets

Each graduating student has been allocated a maximum of two guest tickets to buy.

Tickets for children under five are free of charge but must be included as part of the number of guest tickets you're allocated.  Children aged two and under, and who can sit on an adult's knee, do not need a ticket.

We should be able to offer extra guest tickets after registration closes - if this is the case, all graduands registered to attend will be notified by email with details on how to purchase them.

Please note that any unsold allocated guest tickets will be put back on general sale after the registration deadline.  These tickets will be available on a first come first served basis.

Collecting tickets

Registration desks will be set up on campus in the Old College Building, which will allow you to collect your invitation card, seat number and any guest tickets you've purchased.  Location and times in the graduation information booklet.


We recommend booking any accommodation you need for yourself, friends or family as early as possible.

You can find useful information on accommodation on the VisitScotland pages for Dundee and Angus or Perthshire.

Contact us

If you have any questions relating to Graduation, please email

All about your Graduation day

Learn more about what to do before you graduate, as well as what happens on and after graduation day.

Group of graduates wearing robes and holding scrolls - 4 females, 1 male

Before You Graduate

Everything you need to know about graduation day.

Find out more

Three graduates wearing robes and holding their scrolls - two males, one female

On Graduation Day

A run down of what happens during the ceremony.

Find out more

After Graduation

Welcome to Abertay's Alumni Network!

Find out more

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