Dates and times

The Winter ceremonies will take place in the:

James Watt Centre

Heriot-Watt University
Edinburgh Campus
EH14 4AS

December 2019
School Discipline Ceremony Start Time
Saturday 7 December*    
Edinburgh Business School 1** (MBA, MBA Specialism programmes) 11am

Social Sciences 1

Edinburgh Business School 2**

C3 (Accountancy and Finance), C2 (Economics), C0 (Combined Studies), C1 (Management UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES), J (PG certificate in Academic Practice)

(DBA/PhD, MSc programmes)

Monday 9 December*    

Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society 1 

Engineering and Physical Sciences 1

G1 (Petroleum Engineering)

B1 (Chemistry), B7 (Combined Studies), B5 (Mechanical Engineering)


Engineering and Physical Sciences 2

Social Sciences 2

B9 (Biosciences)

C4 (Languages), C9 (Psychology)

Social Sciences 3 C1 (Management - POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES)  4.30pm
Tuesday 10 December*    

Mathematical and Computer Sciences 

Textiles and Design

(All F programmes)

(All E programmes)


Energy, Geoscience and Society 2

Engineering and Physical Sciences 3

D2  (Civil Engineering), D4 (Urban Studies)

B4 (Chemical Engineering), B3 (Electrical Engineering), B2 (Physics) 


Energy, Geoscience and Society 3

D1 (Architectural Engineering), A (Biology), D3 (Construction Management/Surveying)


** Enquiries concerning Edinburgh Business School ceremonies should be directed to

*Disclaimer: Heriot-Watt University will use its best endeavours to keep to the scheduled dates, times and venues for graduation ceremonies. However, due to circumstances outside the control of the University, ceremonies may be delayed, relocated to another venue or postponed. In some instances, where a ceremony is over-subscribed, arrangements may be made for an additional ceremony to take place. Where any of these circumstances occur, Heriot-Watt University is not responsible for any inconvenience or costs that may be occasioned by such event.