Writtle University College and ARU have merged. Writtle’s full range of college, degree, postgraduate and short courses will still be delivered on the Writtle campus. See our guide to finding Writtle information on this site.

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Our graduation ceremonies are a major highlight of the academic year, and a fantastic opportunity for you to celebrate your hard work and academic achievement with your family and friends.

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Graduation tickets

Bookings for our July 2024 graduation ceremonies open on Monday 22 April.

Confirm attendance and buy guest tickets Hire your graduation gown
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Graduation dates and venues

Get information about dates and venues for graduation ceremonies in July.

Check dates and venues
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International students and guests

Get information about visas for yourself and your guests.

Find out about visa and travel information

Contact the Graduation Ceremony Team

If you have a question about your graduation ceremony that isn't answered on these web pages, please contact us by email.

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