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Ceremony dates

Invitations for Summer ceremonies will be sent in mid-April.

Important to know: graduation ceremonies are taking place at the Royal Festival Hall and Southwark Cathedral, and some Faculties are hosting graduations at both venues. If you don’t see your course listed under your Faculty, please check the other venue.


Southwark Cathedral



Faculty of Dentistry, Oral & Craniofacial Sciences



Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine


Royal Festival Hall



Dickson Poon School of Law



Faculty of Arts & Humanities



Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine



Faculty of Natural, Mathematical & Engineering Sciences



Faculty of Social Sciences & Public Policy



Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care



Institute of Psychology, Psychiatry & Neuroscience



King's Business School


Attending your ceremony



When will my ceremony take place?



Can I defer my place to a future ceremony?



I need a visa to attend my ceremony; what do I do?



Can I reclaim costs for flights or accommodation if I am unable to attend a ceremony?


Booking tickets

For information on booking tickets for you and guests, please refer to Key information about booking tickets and preparing for your graduation ceremony 


Keeping up to date with ceremony news



How can I ensure I have access to my Student Record?



I’m a parent or guest of a graduating student. How can I keep up to date with the latest information regarding what options are available?


Proving your graduated status



Will I still receive my degree certificate?



How do I prove I have graduated whilst I wait for my hard copy degree certificate to arrive?



Do I need to attend a ceremony to officially graduate?


Further support



Who can I contact with additional questions about graduation ceremonies?