Graduation ceremony at the University of Iceland 2013
The next graduation ceremony will take place Saturday, 22 June 2013, in Laugardalshöll.
There will be two ceremonies:
- The ceremony for graduate students starts at 10:30.
- The ceremony for undergraduate students starts at 14:00.
Each ceremony should take approximately two hours.
Graduation candidates will be seated in a specified area in Laugardalshöll and are kindly asked to arrive no later than an hour before to allow time for seating. A list with the names of candidates and seat numbers will be distributed on graduation day and candidates will receive their certificates according to their seat number, in the following order: School of Social Sciences, School of Health Sciences, School of Humanities, School of Education and School of Engineering and Natural Sciences. University staff will be on site and provide assistance.
Further information will be available soon.
Diplomas and Diploma Supplements
According to the rules of the University the Diploma Supplement is issued in a widely spoken European language, given automatically and free of charge to every student upon graduation.
Students receive their Diploma and the Diploma Supplement at graduation. The Diploma Supplement provides a standardised description of the nature, level, context, content and status of the study programme completed. The Diploma Supplement also contains a transcript of records. The Diploma is issued in Icelandic with a certified translation into English, but the Diploma Supplement is issued in Icelandic and English. If the student is not present at the graduation ceremony, he or she can collect the graduation papers at office hours at their Faculty, after the ceremony.