Offshore Graduations

Conferral and Graduation

Offshore Graduation

Students studying at offshore partner institutions can choose to participate in a graduation ceremony hosted by the partner institution, or in a graduation ceremony held in Wollongong, Australia.

1. If you wish to attend a ceremony hosted by the partner institution, you must first have had your course conferred via the OFFSHORE conferral pathway.

2. If you wish to attend a ceremony in Wollongong, Australia, you must apply to have your course conferred via the ONSHORE conferral pathway.


OFFSHORE CONFERRAL AND GRADUATION

Conferral

You should apply for conferral by opening the 'Graduation Application' link in SOLS.

2018 Jan* May Jul Sep**
Applications open 12 Nov 2017 12 Mar 2018 7 May 2018 9 Jul 2018
Applications close; last date to withdraw 1 Dec 2017 6 Apr 2018 1 Jun 20183 Aug 2018
Results must be declared; student and course details must be correct 29 Dec 2017 4 May 2018 29 Jun 2018 31 Aug 2018
Academic documents to be received 16 Feb 2018 22 Jun 2018 17 Aug 2018 19 Oct 2018

You must check the details on your Graduation Application to ensure that your name and course details are correct. Any changes must be reported to Student Administration by the given deadline. 

Graduation Ceremony

Once your course has been conferred you will be eligible to celebrate your conferral in a graduation ceremony hosted by your partner institution. You should contact your partner institution for more information about applying to attend the ceremony.

Confirmed ceremony dates:

Location Partner Date
Singapore* Singapore Institute of Management 12 April 2018
  PSB Academy, Singapore TBC
Malaysia* INTI Subang Jaya 14 April 2018
  INTI Kuala Lumpur14 April 2018
  INTI Penang 15 April 2018
 Hong Kong** CCCU 19 November 2017

 * If you wish to attend a graduation ceremony in Singapore or Malaysia you must have had your course conferred by the January offshore conferral round.

** If you wish to attend a graduation ceremony in Hong Kong, you must have your course conferred by the September offshore conferral round. 

 ONSHORE CONFERRAL AND GRADUATION

To attend a ceremony in Wollongong, Australia you should submit an Application to Graduate, indicating that you wish to attend the ceremony, to Student Administration

You will be able to check your eligibility status in SOLS by selecting 'Graduation Confirmation and Eligibility' from the Graduation menu.

You will be allocated to a ceremony based strictly on your conferral period, faculty and course. Exact dates and times will be released via SOLS approximately one month before the ceremony.

A graduation fee will apply.

Key Dates

  Autumn Spring
Applications open ~ March  ~ August 
Applications close ~ May  ~ October 
Academic documents received ~ August  ~ January (in the year following)
Graduation ceremony in Wollongong, Australia Students in BUS and EIS courses - July Students in BUS and EIS courses - December
  Students in LHA, SMAH and SOC courses - November Students in LHA, SMAH and SOC courses - April

 * Dates are estimates based on previous rounds. Exact dates will be released online closer to the time.

 

Last reviewed: 18 October, 2017