This article will inform you of when your graduation will be as a Postgraduate Research Student Dates and time of Graduation ceremonies are published in January.

Postgraduate Research Students will not be eligible to attend graduation until they have submitted the approved final thesis and their University of Portsmouth ETHoS Agreement Form.

The final electronic copy of the thesis, as approved by the Examiners’, must be submitted to Research Degrees Tea, Student Administration Services, Department of Student and Academic Administration (DSAA) by 31 May of the year in which the candidate wishes to graduate. If the thesis is submitted after this date the candidate will be invited to graduation in the following year.

Candidates can contact the Graduation Office at 

For further information please see the Research Degrees Handbook.