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Graduation marks a special time when the University celebrates and recognises the successes and achievements of our graduands.

The reward and recognition you receive is as a result of your hard work and commitment. We share a massive sense of pride with all of you. We're delighted to have you as Stirling alumni!

Winter Graduation 22 November 2019

Summer Graduation 24 and 25 June 2020

Please note that the University reserves the right to change dates, times and venues of graduation ceremonies as necessary.

Celebrate with the Class of 2019

Read about some of our Graduates' experiences at Stirling and their future plans.

Honorary graduates

Find out more about this year's Honorary graduates - Lilian Thuram, Sam Heughan, Hamish Hamilton, Alison Brittain CBE, Pete Cheema OBE and Professor John Dawson.

Honorary Graduates
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Photo galleries

See more of the memorable moments captured at graduation

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Watch the highlights

Take a look at some great moments from our graduation ceremonies.

Information for guests

All you need to know about what happens at graduation including ticket collection and ceremony etiquette.


We will endeavour to make appropriate arrangements for any graduands or guests with accessibility requirements.


Stay on campus in one of the comfortable bedrooms at the Stirling Court Hotel.

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Before graduation day

Read our useful information for what you need to do or know before your graduation ceremony including registering to graduate, ceremony times, academic dress, ticket allocation and graduating in absentia.

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On graduation day

Graduation day can be really busy so make sure you know everything you need to do, such as registration, collecting academic dress, guest ticket collection and timings.

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After graduation

As a graduate you're now a lifelong member of the University of Stirling alumni community. Our Careers and Employability Service also offer you lifelong careers advice as a Stirling graduate.


Share your photos from the day using #StirGrad.

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