Friday 25 November 2016, Leeds Town Hall

If you expect to complete your BA (Hons) or Masters degree in summer 2016 then you will be invited to this year’s graduation.  

The graduation ceremony is a special occasion where you can formally celebrate all of the hard work that you put into achieving your degree. It will be an event that you, your family, programme friends and tutors can remember for many years to come. Leeds College of Art holds one graduation ceremony each year. 

At the ceremony you will be addressed by a prominent keynote speaker, the Principal will then present you with your degree certificate on stage.  Finally, we would be delighted if you would join us for a celebratory glass of bubbly after the ceremony. 

When and Where 

The graduation ceremony will take place on Friday 25 November 2016, 11.30am in Leeds Town Hall. 

Leeds Town Hall is a Grade 1 listed building designed by architect Cuthbert Brodrick in 1858. Its clock tower is an historic and iconic feature on the city’s skyline. The inside is sumptuously decorated boasting the very best of Victorian design and craftsmanship. 

How to Book 

To attend the ceremony book your gown and photography through graduation company Ede & Ravenscroft. Booking opens in July and will close in September, to guarantee your place at the ceremony you must book during this period. 


Once you have booked your gown each graduate is automatically allocated their ticket plus two complimentary guest tickets. These tickets are free of charge.

Extra Guest Tickets

There may be a limited number of extra tickets available for you to purchase, however they will not be released until all graduates have had the opportunity to book. Extra tickets cost £10 and will go on sale in October, they are limited to one per graduate. 

If you have any further questions about the ceremony email or call 0113 202 8152.