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March 2022 Congregations Update

The March Congregations ceremonies will be held on Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd March. The ceremonies will be split by faculty as below.

Date Time
Monday 21 March
 Business and Law
 Business and Law and Engineering and Environment
  16:00  Engineering and Environment
Tuesday 22 March
 Arts, Design and Social Sciences and Health and Life Sciences
  13:30  Health and Life Sciences
 Health and Life Sciences

Students who are awarded up to the end of December 2021 will be eligible to attend the March ceremonies and emails will be sent to all eligible students by 17th December 2021.

The email will include details of the timings of the ceremony and how to book tickets.

March Congregation Information Guide

Click here to view the information guide for the March 2022 congregations ceremonies, the guide has lost of important information and will answer many of the questions you may have about the ceremonies.

Disclaimer: Please note this event is subject to progress of the Government Roadmap as well as any changes to local or national restrictions relating to Covid-19. If you plan to attend, you will be required to follow the Government guidance in operation at the time of the event as well as any protocols and procedures required by the University. The University will not be liable for any losses, direct or otherwise, incurred by graduates or their guests in the event of the ceremonies being cancelled, delayed, postponed or curtailed due to circumstances beyond the control of the University. For example, any travel and accommodation costs for are taken at your own risk.

Amsterdam Campus Congregation

A ceremony for students who studied their programme at our Amsterdam campus has bee arranged for 14th December 2021, eligible students have been notified by email.

Terms and Conditions of booking for Amsterdam Congregations can be found here.

September 2021 Congregations Videos

Click here to view the videos from the September 2021 congregations.

Summer 2022 Ceremonies

Our summer ceremonies for 2022 graduates will be held 7th - 13th July 2022, again on our Newcastle City Campus.

Invitations for these ceremonies will be sent out once the March ceremonies are completed.

Deferring your Ceremony

Graduates who cannot attend their ceremony for personal reasons can apply to defer to a future ceremony. Please download the document found here and email back to us at the email address below to apply for deferral. Please note all applications for deferral should be completed at least 7 days before the original graduation ceremony is due to take place, any deferral applications submitted after this time will not be considered.

If you have any questions relating to your ceremony, contact the Congregations Office at


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