Time for celebration
You've put in a lot of hard work. And now you're ready to gain your reward.
Graduation is a very special time for all of our students. It marks the culmination of study with Edinburgh Business School and the starting point of the next exciting phase of your career.
Successful students receive their awards from Heriot-Watt University. The graduation ceremonies are a celebration of achievement and an opportunity for you to meet your fellow students.
Where and when
Graduation ceremonies take place twice yearly in Edinburgh at Heriot-Watt University, in June and November. Additional ceremonies are held in various locations worldwide in November/December including Moscow, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur.
Eligible students have the option to graduate in person, at the next available ceremony, defer their graduation until a later ceremony, or graduate in absentia in April or September. Students who graduate in absentia will also have the option to attend the next available ceremony in person.
Whether you've studied for an MBA, a DBA or an MSc, we ensure that your graduation is truly a time for celebration.When you have met the requirements for your degree, your
eligibility for the award must be confirmed by the relevant University Committee. Once this has happened, you will be sent a graduation pack that will contain all the information you need to apply to
graduate with your degree.