Event

Ceremony 1 - Thursday 21 November

Date and time
Thursday, 21 November 2019
08.00 - 13.00

Location
Derby Arena
Royal Way
Pride Park
Derby
DE24 8JB

Our first ceremony in November is for students graduating from the College of Engineering and Technology, Centre of Mineral Products, College of Life and Natural Sciences, College of Business, Law and Social Sciences, and the University of Derby Online Learning.

Please note, gowning takes place at the Pride Park Stadium, registration takes place at the Arena. All graduates must register at the Arena prior to the ceremony in order to be able to take part. Late arrivals must go directly to registration at the Arena and not to the Pride Park Stadium (alternative arrangements will be made for your gown collection).

Please note the timings below, and allow plenty of time for your travel and parking. We also recommend that you prepare for the weather conditions, as there is a 2-3 minute walk between Pride Park Stadium and the Arena. For graduates and guests will mobility concerns, please contact graduation@derby.ac.uk

Guests are welcome to accompany you to the Pride Park Stadium for gowning and photography.

Schedule

Time

Graduate/Guest activity

8:00am 

Pride Park Stadium opens for gown collection and photography

8:00am

Box Office at Arena opens

8:15am

Derby Arena doors open to graduates and guests for the first ceremony of the day

8.15am - 10.15am 

All Graduates must register at Arena

10:00am

Gowning and Photography at Pride Park Stadium closes (re-opens post ceremony)

10:15am 

Registration at the Arena closes

10:30am 

All graduates and guests must be seated for ceremony 1

10.45am

Ceremony 1 starts

12.15pm

Ceremony 1 ends

12.30pm

Photography at Pride Park Stadium