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Page last updated: 01 March 2021

Celebrating your success is a highlight in our NTU calendar and we know just how important it is to you and those close to you.

Graduate outside with parents

Class of 2020: update on your graduation ceremonies

Celebrating your success is a highlight in our NTU calendar and we know just how important it is to you and those close to you.

We are currently looking into potential plans for holding in-person graduation ceremonies in the summer of 2021 for the Class of 2020 students, if Government guidance permits us to.

Please keep an eye on your emails for an update about your graduation ceremony.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Will I receive a new invitation when the ceremony has been rescheduled?

    Once the details of the rescheduled ceremonies have been finalised, you will receive a new invitation via email. This will be sent to your preferred and University email address on record. Please ensure your contact details are up to date.

  • Can I reserve additional tickets?

    When you are invited to register for the rescheduled ceremonies you will have the opportunity to reserve up to two guest tickets. We cannot guarantee that additional tickets beyond this will become available. We are unable to advise on availability at this time.

  • I have already paid for gown hire/photography, how can I get a refund/transfer my order?

    Our gowning suppliers and photographers have agreed that if you already booked and paid through them, you can either carry over your current booking or get a refund.

    For gowning refunds and queries please contact Ede & Ravenscroft:
    Phone: +44 (0) 3702 421 170

    For photography refunds and queries please contact Marston Photography:
    Phone: +44 (0) 1264 339 706

  • When will I receive my certificate?

    Certificates for all Class of 2020 students have now been posted to the permanent home address we had on record at the time of posting. Certificates posted to UK addresses have been sent via 2nd class mail and certificates to overseas addresses have been posted via DHL courier service. If you have not yet received your certificate, please email us at

Graduate Outcomes survey

Graduate Outcomes survey - and how NTU is still here to support you

The Graduate Outcomes survey is a national survey sent to all graduates 15 months after they finish a Higher Education course. It’s the biggest annual social survey in the UK and captures information about your experiences and your current status.

Why complete the survey?

Your valuable response adds to the collective voice of graduates and the results will give current and future students an insight into career destinations and development. Investing a few minutes of your time will help to inspire future students.

How does it work?

The Graduate Outcomes survey is delivered by HESA on behalf NTU.
You can complete the survey on most devices and it only takes around 10 minutes.

You’ll be contacted by either:

  • Email: The survey will be emailed to you from These emails will contain a link to the online survey.
  • Text messages: You will receive text reminders from ‘GradOutcomes’. These texts will contain a link to the online survey.
  • Phone: If you receive a phone call regarding the survey, it will be from IFF Research. It has been appointed to capture survey responses by phone. They will introduce themselves as calling on behalf of NTU.
Future You

Future You

Your experience at NTU doesn't end when you graduate. Our employability team are here to support you for up to three years after you graduate with practical support and careers advice, to help you take your first steps into the world of work.

For more information on the support available to you, visit our employability site.

Still need help?

Graduation team