Ceremonies

information for LSE staff

Staff-facing information about the graduation ceremonies at LSE

Information for LSE staff about the graduation ceremonies, including how to confirm your attendance and how to pronounce student names.

Upcoming ceremonies

For student-facing information about the next set of ceremonies, including dates, times and reception venues visit upcoming ceremonies.

Confirming your attendance

If you plan to attend your department's graduation ceremony please complete the form below. This will also allow you to request academic dress if required.

 

Staff confirmation of attendance form

Confirmation of staff attendance at LSE Graduation Ceremonies July 2019

Please use this form to confirm your attendance and academic dress requirements

  • Your Details
  • Name
  • The Ceremony
    Please let us know which ceremony you will be attending and what your role will be.
  • Which ceremony will you attend?
  • What will your role be at the ceremony?
  • Academic Dress
    If required, we can provide you with academic dress free of charge. The School's academic dress supplier makes every effort to provide the correct outfit for you. In some instances, however, their stock, of overseas institution outfits especially, is already taken so they will provide an alternative outfit.
  • Would you like academic dress hired for you?
  • If you have NOT previously provided Student Services with details of the gown you require and would like academic dress hired for you, please complete the following:.
  • Your Privacy
  • Your right to privacy is important to us. The personal information that you submit in this form will be used to help us manage the LSE Graduation Ceremonies. Please visit lse.ac.uk/privacy to read our Privacy Policy and learn more about how we collect and use information about you so that you can make an informed choice about using our website.

 

If you have any queries about your ceremony attendance please contact ceremonies@lse.ac.uk

Pronunciation guide

For suggested pronunciation of common names provided by the LSE Language Centre and links to external audio files visit Pronunciation guide

Which students attend which ceremony

Students on the following programmes will be invited to attend the ceremonies in July:

  • All undergraduate programmes
  • Standard MSc programmes with a June programme end date*
  • PhD students who are awarded prior to 30 April in the same year
  • Executive LLM students who are due to be awarded in June of the same year
  • MSc in Health Economics, Policy and Management (from 2019 onwards)
  • Executive MSc in Health Economics, Outcomes and Management in Cardiovascular Sciences (from 2020 onwards)
  • Executive Global MSc Management
  • Executive Master of Public Administration
  • Executive Master of Public Policy
  • Executive MSc in Behavioural Science
  • Executive MSc in Cities

Students on the following programmes will be invited to attend the ceremonies in December:

  • Standard MSc programmes with a September programme end date*
  • PhD students who are awarded prior to 30 September in the same year
  • Executive LLM students who are due to be awarded in September of the same year
  • Executive MSc in Political Economy of Europe

* Students who resubmit their dissertation early will still attend the December ceremonies with the rest of their programme. It is not possible for students who resubmit their dissertation early to attend the July ceremonies.