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​​Graduation 19 – 23 March 2018 


The awarding of degrees, diplomas and certificates (hereafter referred to as qualifications) (including doctoral degrees and honorary doctorates) in March 2018 takes place in the Coetzenburg Centre at the Coetzenburg sport grounds on the dates and at the times shown in the table below.

Graduates to arrive 2 hours before ceremony:
Each ceremony will commence punctually at the time indicated in brackets below, but all candidates up to masters level must report at the pavilion of the Danie Craven Stadium TWO HOURS prior to the commencement of the ceremony, already in possession of their hired academic wear.

No admission for guests ​to Coetzenburg Centre without guest admission tickets: 
Seating in the Coetzenburg Centre is limited. Each graduate should collect guest admission tickets at Die Stal when hiring their academic wear. Guests arriving at the Coetzenburg Centre without admission tickets will be accommodated in two overflow venues in the Sports Science Building where the graduation ceremony can be followed via live streaming.

Doctoral candidates: 
Doctoral candidates must report in the Barlow Room in the Jannie Marais homestead at Coetzenburg, 1½ hours prior to the commencement of the ceremony, also already in possession of their hired academic wear.
 
Late arrivals: 
Candidates who arrive with or without their hired academic wear at the Coetzenburg Centre after the ceremony has commenced, will not be able to walk over the stage and their qualification will be awarded in absentia. Take possible power outages, traffic congestion and parking time into consideration to ensure timeous arrival. 

Official notice and programme:​
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GRADUATION SCHEDULE


MONDAY 19 MARCH (17:00)

Graduates to arrive at the Danie Craven Stadium with their hired academic wear by 15:00

Economic and Management Sciences (Group B*)
Honorary Doctorate​




​TUESDAY 20 MARCH 2018 (10:00)

Graduates to arrive at the Danie Craven Stadium with their hired academic wear by 08:00

Theology
Engineering
Honorary Doctorates​


TUESDAY 20 MARCH 2018 (17:00)

Graduates to arrive at the Danie Craven Stadium with their hired academic wear by 15:00

​AgriSciences
Medicine and Health Sciences
Honorary Doctorates​


THURSDAY 22 MARCH 2018 (10:00)

Graduates to arrive at the Danie Craven Stadium with their hired academic wear by 08:00

Arts and Social Sciences
Honorary Doctorates​​

THURSDAY 22 MARCH 2018 (17:00)

Graduates to arrive at the Danie Craven Stadium with their hired academic wear by 15:00


Science
Education
Law
Military Science
Honorary Doctorates​

FRIDAY 23 MARCH 2018 (10:00)

Graduates to arrive at the Danie Craven Stadium with their hired academic wear by 8​:00

Economic and Management Sciences (Group A*)
Honorary Doctorates​

 

 
 
        
 


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