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Graduation ceremony schedule and live streams

If you complete your degree in Semester 1, you'll usually graduate at a ceremony between October and December (except for Sydney Pharmacy School and Sydney Dental School students, who will graduate the following year).

If you complete in Semester 2, you'll usually graduate at a ceremony between March and June in the following year (except Doctor of Medicine and Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery students, who will graduate in December).

2019 graduation ceremony schedule

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Thursday 11 April

October to December ceremonies

Thursday 7 November

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Thursday 14 March

  • Economics

Tuesday 14 May

  • All languanges
  • Anthropology
  • Asian Studies
  • Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies
  • Biblical Studies & Classical Hebrew
  • Development Studies
  • Executive Master of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Executive Master of Public Administration
  • Geography
  • Government and International Relations
  • Graduate School of Government
  • Hebrew (Modern)
  • Hebrew (Classical)
  • International and Comparative Literary Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Peace and Conflict
  • Public Policy
  • Psychology
  • Socio-Legal Studies
  • Social Policy
  • Sociology

Wednesday 15 May

  • Ancient History
  • Archaeology
  • Classics
  • Cultural Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • History
  • History & Philosophy of Science
  • Philosophy

Thursday 16 May

  • American Studies
  • Art Curating
  • Art History & Theory
  • Bachelor of International and Global Studies
  • Bachelor of Liberal Studies
  • Bachelor of Political, Economic & Social Science
  • Digital Cultures
  • Film Studies
  • Human Rights
  • Media & Communications
  • Museum & Heritage Studies
  • Music
  • Political Economy
  • Sydney College of the Arts
  • US Studies

Monday 3 June

  • Australian Literature
  • Australian Studies
  • Celtic Studies
  • Creative Writing
  • English
  • Indigenous Australian Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Medieval Studies
  • Performance Studies
  • Studies in Religion
  • Theatre & Performance
  • World Religions

October to December ceremonies

Tuesday 1 October

  • All languages
  • Ancient History
  • Archaeology
  • Art Curating
  • Art History and Theory
  • Asian Studies
  • Australian Literature
  • Australian Studies
  • Bachelor of Visual Arts
  • Bachelor of Economics
  • Bachelor of Economics and Social Sciences
  • Biblical Studies and Classical Hebrew
  • Celtic Studies
  • Classics
  • Contemporary Art
  • Creative Writing
  • Cultural Studies
  • Economics
  • English
  • Environmental and Resource Economics
  • Film Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • Hebrew (Classical)
  • Hebrew (Modern)
  • History
  • History and Philosophy of Science
  • Indigenous Australian Studies
  • International and Comparative Literary Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Learning Science and Technology
  • Linguistics
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Indigenous Languages Education
  • Medieval Studies
  • Modern Greek Studies
  • Moving Image
  • Museum and Heritage Studies
  • Music
  • Performance Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Spanish and Latin American Studies
  • Studies in Religion
  • Sydney College of the Arts
  • Sydney School of Education and Social Work
  • Theatre and Performance
  • Work and Organisational Studies

Wednesday 6 November

  • American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Bachelor of Liberal Studies
  • Bachelor of Political, Economic and Social Science
  • Bachelor of Arts (Media and Communication)
  • Bachelor of International and Global Studies
  • Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies
  • Development Studies
  • Digital Cultures
  • Executive Master of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Executive Master of Public Administration
  • Geography
  • Government and International Relations
  • Graduate School of Government
  • Health Security
  • Human Rights
  • Master of Digital Communication and Culture
  • Master of Health Communication
  • Master of International Security
  • Master of International Studies
  • Master of Media Practice
  • Master of Publishing
  • Master of Strategic Public Relations
  • Media and Communications
  • Peace and Conflict
  • Political Economy
  • Psychology
  • Public Policy
  • Social Policy
  • Socio-Legal Studies
  • Sociology
  • US Studies

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Monday 3 June

Tuesday 4 June

Wednesday 5 June

Thursday 6 June

October to December ceremonies

Wednesday 2 October

Thursday 3 October

Friday 4 October

Wednesday 6 November

Wednesday 11 December

  • Executive Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration

 

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Thursday 14 March

Thursday 18 April

October to December ceremonies

Tuesday 1 October

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Wednesday 15 May

Friday 17 May

October to December ceremonies

Friday 8 November

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation.

March to June ceremonies

Friday 7 June

October to December ceremonies

Wednesday 11 December

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

Faculty of Health Sciences

March to June ceremonies

Friday 12 April

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Diagnostic Radiography)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise and Sport Science)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise Physiology)
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences
  • Graduate Certificate of Health Science (Developmental Disability)
  • Graduate Certificate in Medical Imaging Science
  • Graduate Diploma in Medical Imaging Science
  • Master of Diagnostic Radiography
  • Master of Exercise Physiology
  • Master of Health Sciences (Developmental Disability)
  • Master of Health Sciences (Medical Radiation Sciences)
  • Master of Medical Imaging Science
  • Master of Orthoptics
  • Master of Radiation Therapy

Wednesday 17 April

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology)
  • Doctor of Health Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Graduate Diploma in Communication Disorders
  • Graduate Diploma in Rehabilitation Counselling
  • Master of Applied Science
  • Master of Health Informatics
  • Master of Occupational Therapy
  • Master of Physiotherapy
  • Master of Rehabilitation Counselling
  • Master of Speech Language Pathology
October to December ceremonies

Friday 4 October

Faculty of Medicine and Health

March to June ceremonies

Friday 15 March

  • Sydney Pharmacy School
  • Sydney Dental School

Monday 15 April

  • Sydney Medical School
  • School of Medical Sciences
  • School of Public Health

Tuesday 16 April

  • Sydney Nursing School
October to December ceremonies

Wednesday 11 December

  • Sydney Nursing School

Thursday 12 December

  • Sydney Medical School
  • School of Medical Sciences
  • School of Public Health

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Wednesday 13 March

October to December ceremonies

Wednesday 11 December

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Wednesday 13 March

  • Applied Medical Science
  • Master of Wildlife Health and Population Management
  • Sydney School of Veterinary Science

Wednesday 10 April

  • Anatomy and Histology
  • Animal and Veterinary Bioscience
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioethics
  • Cell Pathology
  • History and Philosophy of Science
  • Immunobiology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics
  • Neuroscience
  • Physiology
  • Psychology

Thursday 11 April

  • Agriculture and Environment
  • Biology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Geography
  • Geology and Geophysics
  • Marine Biology
  • PhD - School of Life and Environmental Sciences
  • Plant Science
  • Sustainability

Monday 15 April

  • Agricultural Chemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Nutrition and Metabolism
  • Pharmacology
  • Soil Science

Tuesday 16 April

  • Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Financial Maths and Statistics
  • Information Systems
  • Mathematics
  • Medical Physics
  • Nanoscience
  • Nanoscience and Technology
  • Physics
  • Statistics
October to December ceremonies

Thursday 7 November

Friday 13 December

2019 overseas ceremonies

Friday 27 September 

Singapore Institute of Management, Susan Wakil School of Nursing and Midwifery

Shanghai graduation ceremony

Sunday 24 November 2019
The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong
Shanghai IFC, 8 Century Avenue,
Lujiazui, Pudong
Shanghai, 200120,
China

Eligibility and how to register

Semester 1 graduates

If you’re an international student and have graduated in Semester 1, 2019 (January to June), you will receive an email in early July to register your interest to attend the Shanghai ceremony.

If you did not receive the email and want to register your interest to attend, you can do this by 21 July 2019

Semester 2 graduates

If you’re an international student and expect to graduate in Semester 2, 2019 (July to November), you will receive two invitations, one to attend a ceremony in Sydney and one for the ceremony in Shanghai.

  1. We will email your Sydney ceremony invitation three to four weeks before the ceremony.
    You need to reply to this invitation to either confirm your attendance or decline the invitation and graduate in absentia.
  2. We will email details on how to register your interest to attend the Shanghai ceremony in mid September 2019. Registration is now open and will close by 30 September 2019.

Confirmation and invitation to ceremony

You will receive an invitation in early October to confirm your ceremony details. 

2019 ceremony live streams 

You will be able to view a graduation ceremony as it happens by selecting from the sessions below. If your session is not listed, it will be available closer to the ceremony date.

All times will be given in local time.

Date Time    
Wednesday 11 December 9.30am 11.30am 2pm
Thursday 12 December 9.30am 11.30am 2pm
Friday 13 December 9.30am    

2020 Graduation ceremony schedule

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Thursday 16 April

October to December ceremonies

Thursday 12 November

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Thursday 19 March

Wednesday 15 April

Friday 24 April

Wednesday 27 May

Thursday 28 May

October to November Ceremonies

Tuesday 10 November

Wednesday 11 November

 

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Wednesday 18 March

Tuesday 2 June

Wednesday 3 June

Thursday 4 June

October to November ceremonies

Wednesday 7 October

Thursday 8 October

Friday 9 October

Wednesday 11 November

Wednesday 9 December (MBA students from July intensive)

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Thursday 19 March

Friday 24 April

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Friday 29 May

Monday 1 June

October to December

Friday 13 November

 

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation.

March to June ceremonies

Friday 5 June

October to November ceremonies

Wednesday 9 December

 

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation.

March to June ceremonies

Wednesday 18 March (Dental)

Friday 17 April (Health Sciences)

Monday 20 April (Health Sciences)

Tuesday 21 April

Wednesday 22 April (Nursing)

October to December

Friday 9 October (Health Sciences)

Wednesday 9 December (Nursing)

Thursday 10 December

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Friday 18 March

These are proposed ceremony dates and are subject to review and change. Details of your graduation ceremony time, date and location will be confirmed in your invitation

March to June ceremonies

Wednesday 18 March

Thursday 16 April

Tuesday 21 April

Wednesday 22 April

Thursday 23 April

October to December

Thursday 12 November

Friday 11 December

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