Graduates in the audience at a Graduation Ceremony.

Graduation 2021

Our Graduation Ceremonies for 2021 will take place as detailed below.  

Winter Graduation - Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Monday 22 November.

Our Graduation ceremony will be split into individual faculty ceremonies with the following timings, each ceremony should last approximately 1.5 hours:

  • 11am - Faculty of Hospitality and Leisure
  • 3pm -   Faculty of Creative Industries and Faculty of Nautical and STEM (joint ceremony)
  • 7pm -   Faculty of Education and Humanities.

This ceremony will celebrate the success and achievements of our students who graduated in 2021.  We will be in touch with eligible students with details of the ceremony shortly. 

Please follow the instructions when received to:-

  • Confirm your attendance 
  • Order Academic Robes and Graduation Photography
  • Invite your guests

Live Stream

We'll be streaming our Graduation live from Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Monday 22 November.  Students, friends and families unable to join us on the night, please tune in from 6pm.  

The video of the ceremony will be available on our YouTube channel for several weeks following the event. 

A Social Event

We'd love to see your photos and videos of the day so make sure you follow us on social media and share your day with us using #COGCGrad.  We'll be posting our own photos and videos so keep an eye on all our social channels.

Other Information

Currently, we are planning for the ceremonies to take place in person but this may change depending on covid restrictions in place at the time. We will keep you informed and if we have to change plans we'll let you know as soon as possible.  

Remember to let us know if you change address/contact details after finishing college -

Nautical Graduation - Glasgow Cathedral Thursday 2 September at 6.30pm.

Our Nautical Graduation took place on Thursday 2 September to celebrate the success and achievements of our nautical students. You can watch the ceremony on the recording below. 


If you have any questions about Graduation please contact