Student pictured at Graduation


City of Glasgow College will hold its annual Summer Graduation for students from the Faculty of Nautical Studies at Glasgow Cathedral on Thursday 22nd June 2017.  The Graduation Ceremony will celebrate the success and achievements of our students amongst family, friends and staff.  Glasgow Cathedral is a remarkable venue with its stunning architecture which adds to what will be a remarkable occasion.

Registration for the graduation ceremony is now closed. If you have any queries regarding your graduation, please contact or call 0141 375 5273.

On the day of Graduation, you MUST register in person at the Registration Desk or your name will not be read out during the Graduation Ceremony.  The Registration Desk will be open from 11.30am - 4pm in the Exam Hall, 7th Floor, Riverside Campus.  Once you have registered you can pick up your gown which will also be located in the Exam Hall.

All students should be at the Cathedral by 5.30pm at the latest.  Guests will then be admitted between 6pm and 6.30pm.

Watch the ceremony live

The entire ceremony will be broadcast live online below and on our YouTube channel. Our broadcast is due to start at 6.30pm.

Graduation Merchandise - Class of 2017

Why not treat yourself to some of our Graduation merchandise to remember your time at the college.  New for 2017 are our varsity jackets and hoodies:-hoodies:-

  • Varsity Jackets (see photo below)- White and purple varsity jacket with Class of 2017 printed on it.  Jackets are available in S, M, L and XL and cost £22.50.  
  • Class of 2017 Hoodies (see photo below)  - Hoodies are available in grey or purple with Class of 2017 printed on it.  Sizes available S, M, L and XL and cost £18.

To purchase hoodies or jackets contact Riverside Reception.  Other merchandise will be available for sale on Graduation Day.hoodies or jackets contact Riverside Reception. Other merchandise will be available for sale on Graduation Day.

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Winter Graduation Ceremonies - November 2017

Our Winter Graduation Ceremonies will take place at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Monday 20th November 2017.  There will be 3 ceremonies at 11am, 3pm and 7pm.  Information for graduates eligible to attend will be issued in Sept/Oct 2017.

For further information about Graduation contact Ann Brannan, Events Manager on 0141 375 5273 or

Welcome to your Alumni Association

Every student who graduates from City will be invited to register for our Alumni Association and join an expanding community enjoying various benefits, including:

  • Continued access to college facilities.
  • Networking opportunities.
  • Exclusive discounts to members.
  • And much more...

For further information regarding the Alumni Association contact or 0141 375 5277.