Students throwing their hats in the air outside Firth Court.

Graduation

Your graduation day is a proud and memorable occasion for all involved. This site provides information on how to plan for your big day and what to expect.

In absentia conferments

In absentia ceremonies enable students who complete their studies outside of the graduation ceremony periods to have their degree conferred and receive their degree certificate.

Details on conferments in absentia

Becoming an alumni

After your graduation you are welcomed into our family of more than 190,000 alumni. Find out how you can keep in touch with the University of Sheffield and our alumni benefits.

Information for alumni