Graduation Tickets

Welcome to City College Norwich’s Higher Education Graduation Ceremony page. Here you will find all the information you need to secure your place at this year’s momentous celebration event held at Norwich Cathedral.  
This is an amazing opportunity to celebrate your outstanding achievement with friends, family and fellow graduands, teaching staff and local VIPs.  Immediately following the ceremony and photographs, all graduating students attending the ceremony are automatically invited to the drinks reception held in the Marquee on the South Lawn.  You will have the option of purchasing one or two guest tickets at £15 each.  Please note that duplicate orders will NOT be processed. Additional tickets may become available nearer the ceremony and these will be allocated on a first come, first served basis (£15 each).
If you have any further questions about the Graduation Ceremony please visit the FAQ page or alternatively if you cannot find the response to your question contact the HE Office on 01603 773 012.

You should have received a letter from us confirming your achievement.  If you have not, please contact the HE Office.


The ceremony will take place on Saturday 21st October 2017 at Norwich Cathedral. There will be two ceremonies taking place on the day.

11:15am CeremonyClick here for a more detailed breakdown of the day.

Construction & Engineering
Early Years and Childhood Studies
Health & Social Care

2:15pm CeremonyClick here for a more detailed breakdown of the day.

Business & Humanities
Sports, Hospitality and Public Services
Education & Training

Please ensure you allow at least one hour before the ceremony begins in order to register, collect your academic gown, receive a pre-ceremony briefing and generally feel unrushed so you can enjoy your day.


There are many car parks in the city centre within close proximity to Norwich Cathedral or you can use the Park and Ride system. Norwich Cathedral grounds can only cater for a small number of disabled drivers or guests. If you or your guests are Blue Badge holders or have mobility issues, please let us know when you book your tickets (in the Comments (Special Arrangements) field) and we will do our best to accommodate you.

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