Degree ceremonies

University officials entering the Senate House for a degree ceremony. Elements of the Cambridge degree ceremony have their origin amongst the earliest customs of the University some eight hundred years ago.

These pages contain information about all of our graduation ceremonies for our graduands, their guests and members of the public who are interested in this ancient tradition.

If you are about to graduate, we would like to take this opportunity to congratulate you and we hope that your graduation at Cambridge proves to be a truly memorable occasion.