2020/21 graduation ceremonies

In 2020, taking into account the city’s Mayflower commemorations which will take place on the Hoe in September 2019, the University’s ceremonies will take place as follows:

  • 13–18 July 2020 (for those with results published on or before 24 June 2020)
  • 22–27 February 2021 (for those with results published after 24 June 2020)

Further information on eligibility


The July 2020 ceremonies will take place at Plymouth Guildhall with post-ceremony reception and group photographs occurring on the Hoe. The February ceremonies will take place at Plymouth Guildhall with post-ceremony reception occurring at the Crowne-Plaza Hotel. Guest tickets for all ceremonies will be restricted to two per student in the first instance.

Further information will be published nearer the time. Please note, these changes only affect students completing their studies in 2020. 2019 ceremonies are unaffected.