Graduation for 2019/20 and 2020/21 - 11am Friday 26th August 2022

Have you graduated during the pandemic and are part of our 2019/2020 and 2020/2021 graduates?

We want to celebrate with you and make up for the graduations you missed out on! 

We can confirm that the in-person graudation ceremony for 2019/20 & 2020/21 graduates will take place at 11am on Friday 26th August 2022 at Mareel in Lerwick. 

You should have received an official invite from us via email. However, we know many things can change within 2 years including email addresses so if you haven’t received your invite yet make sure to email

2021/2022 Graduation Ceremony - 2pm Friday 26th August 2022

We can confirm the Graduation ceremony for students completing their studies in the 2021/2022 academic year will take place at 2pm on Friday 26th August at Mareel in Lerwick. 

Graduation and award ceremonies are the highlight of our year, and we can’t wait to officially celebrate with graduates when the time comes. 

Graduation Robes

Higher Education students are recommended to wear a gown, you can order your robe on the Ede and Ravenscroft website. Full details are on the dropdown menu below. 

Number of Guests 

In the form below you will be able to request your guests who will attend the ceremony to watch you graduate. This year we can accomodate a MAXIMUM of 2 guests per graduate. We may be able to accomodate additional guests closer to the time of graduation. If you would like to request additional guests please email: and we will try to accomodate you. 


Whilst we try to accomodate everyone, we are sorry but we cannot except late registrations.

Please register now or no later than 12 noon on Monday 15th August 2022. 

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Robe Hire

Robe Hire

To make your photo and event even more special – hire a robe (if you live in the UK) from: Graduation Services | Ede & Ravenscroft ( Search for UHI Shetland and that takes you to sub-menus where gowns can be selected by campus. You can do this whenever you like, and the options are available now.

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Local Photography

Local Photography

UHI Shetland have partnered with Ben Mullay Photography, who has taken graduation photos professionally since 2012. Ben will be available this year for graduation photography all day at Mareel in Lerwick. By filling out our Registration Form, you can book your photography with Ben. A 15 minute slot will be sent to the graduating student confirming photography timings on reciept of a confirmation of photography through the registgration form.