Offshore graduations

Offshore 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.


Conferral

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

2019 Feb* May Jul Sep** Nov
Applications open 12 Nov 2018 18 Mar 2019 27 May 2019 22 Jul 2019 23 Sep 2019
Applications close; last date to withdraw 18 Jan 2019 10 May 2019 5 Jul 2019 30 Aug 2019 1 Nov 2019
Results must be declared; student and course details must be correct 25 Jan 2019 17 May 2019 12 Jul 2019 6 Sep 2019 8 Nov 2019
Conferral 8 Feb 2019 31 May 2019 26 Jul 2019 20 Sep 2019 22 Nov 2019
Academic documents to be received 8 Mar 2019 28 Jun 2019 23 Aug 2019 18 Oct 2019 20 Dec 2019

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 10 April 2019
  PSB Academy, Singapore

8 November 2019

Malaysia* INTI Subang Jaya 7 April 2019
  INTI Kuala Lumpur 7 April 2019
  INTI Penang 6 April 2019
Hong Kong** CCCU/UOW College Hong Kong

2019 date to be confirmed

China CCNU

2 July 2019

*If you wish to attend a graduation ceremony in Singapore or Malaysia you must have had your course conferred by the February 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 - October/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: 22 February, 2019