Graduation

Congratulations Graduands.

Following all your hard work we are delighted to announce that the November 2023 Conferring Ceremonies will take place on the following dates:
 

ATU Castlebar
Location: ATU Mayo campus

Running order by Department Ceremony Start times
Thursday, 16 November 2023  
Department of Environmental Humanities and Social Sciences 10:00am 
Department of Nursing, Health Sciences and Integrated Care 10:00am 
Department of Organisation Development 10:00am 
Department of Computer Science and Applied Physics 10:00am 
Department of Building and Civil Engineering 10:00am 

 

ATU Connemara
Location: ATU Connemara campus

Running order by Department Ceremony Start times
Thursday, 16 November 2023  
National Centre for Excellence in Furniture Design and Technology 3:30pm 
Department of Creative Education 3:30pm 

 

ATU Galway
The Galmont Hotel, Lough Atalia Road, Galway

Running order by Department Ceremony Start times
Wednesday, 22 November 2023  
Department of Culinary Arts and Department of Service Industries 10:00am
Department of Heritage and Tourism and Department of Humanities and Languages 10:00am
Department of Creative Arts and Media 10:00am
Department of Creative Education 10:00am
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering 2:00pm
Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering 5:00pm
Department of Building and Civil Engineering 5:00pm
Thursday, 23 November 2023  
Department of Enterprise and Technology 10:00am
Department of Business and Accounting 10:00am
Department of Natural Resources and the Environment 2:00pm
Department of Computer Science and Applied Physics 2:00pm
Department of Analytical, Biopharmaceutical and Medical Sciences 5:00pm
Department of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition 5:00pm

 

Invitations

All graduands have been sent invitations via their Student email and personal email addresses. The invitation includes a link to RSVP to indicate if you are attending or NOT attending. Please RSVP to ensure you receive your Parchment either on the day or by post. 

Please check your spam & junk folders in case your invitation has gone in here. 

If you haven’t received an invitation and are due to Graduate please contact us at graduation.galwaymayo@atu.ie

Each graduand can avail of one Graduand ticket and 2 guest tickets. 

You will receive a physical ticket with your seat number and 2 guest tickets while collecting your Robe. 
 

Gowning

Those Graduating must present in the correct academic gowns and colours for Conferring.

Please follow the link to the Gowning Company Oxford & Armstrong Graduation Gown Hire in Ireland | Armstrong & Oxford | Armstrong & Oxford (armstrongandoxford.com) to book your Robes.

The cost to rent your Gown is €40 if you book online. It is strongly advised that you book your gown online, otherwise it will cost €50 to book on the day.

Please note that online bookings must be made by:

  • Midnight on Tuesday 14th November for ATU Connemara
  • Midnight on Tuesday 14th November for ATU Mayo
  • Midnight on Monday 20th November for ATU Galway

For the convenience of ATU students, the University has competitively tendered for the provision of academic gowns. Students may choose to use gowns from alternative suppliers. Please ensure that you obtain the correct gown and colours for your University qualification.

 

Robe Collection Times

 

ATU Mayo

For the ATU Mayo Ceremony, robes can be collected from Room Y108

Robes are available for collection from 17:00-20:00 on Wednesday 15th November and from 8:00am on 16th November 2023

ATU Connemara

For the ATU Connemara Ceremony, Robes can be collected in the Design Studio. 

Robes are available for collection from 13:30 on 16th November 2023. 

ATU Galway

For ATU Galway ceremonies, robes can be collected from the Salt Spa Lobby, The Galmont Hotel & Spa, Galway 

Please see below for your Robe Collection times:

 

Galway, Wednesday, 22nd November 2023 The Galmont Hotel & Spa, Lough Atalia Road, Galway City
School of Design and Creative Arts Ceremony Start Time Robe Collection Times

Department of Creative Arts & Media 

 

Department of Creative Education 

 

10:00am

Tuesday 21st November between 6pm – 8pm for those graduating Wednesday 22nd November at 10:00am

or

Wednesday 22nd November between 8am – 10am for those graduating Wednesday 22nd at 10.00am

Galway International Hotel School  Ceremony Start Time Robe Collection Times

Department of Culinary Arts and Department of Service Industries 

 

Department of Heritage & Tourism 

 

Department of Humanities and Languages     

 

10:00am

Tuesday 21st November between 6pm – 8pm for those graduating Wednesday 22nd November at 10:00am

or

Wednesday 22nd November between 8am – 10am for those graduating Wednesday 22nd at 10.00am

School of Engineering   Ceremony Start Time Robe Collection Times
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering      

 

2:00pm

 

Wednesday 22nd November between 12pm – 2pm for those graduating Wednesday 22nd at 2pm

Department of Building & Civil Engineering

 

Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering

 

5:00pm

Wednesday 22nd November between 3pm – 5pm for those graduating Wednesday 22nd at 5:00pm 

 

       

 

Galway, Thursday, 23rd November 2023 The Galmont Hotel & Spa, Lough Atalia Road, Galway City
School of Business Ceremony Start Time Robe Collection Times

Department of Enterprise & Technology

 

Department of Business and Accounting 

 

10:00am

 

Wednesday 22nd November between 6pm – 8pm for those graduating Thursday 23rd November at 10:00am

or

Thursday 23rd November between 8am – 10am for those graduating Thursday 23rd at 10.00am

School of Science and Computing Ceremony Start Time Robe Collection Times

Department of Natural Resources and the Environment 

 

Department of Computer Science and Applied Physics        

         

2:00pm

 

Thursday 23rd November between 12pm – 2pm for those graduating Thursday 23rd at 2pm

Department of Analytical, Biopharmaceutical and Medical Sciences 

 

Department of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition 

 

5:00pm

 

Thursday 23rd November between 3pm – 5pm for those graduating Thursday 23rd at 5pm

       

 

Photography

Lafayette Photography are the official graduation photographers of Atlantic Technological University. It is recommended but not essential to pre-book your photography online at www.lafayette.ie  through the “Graduation Photography” section. Lafayette Photography studios are open from two hours prior to your ceremony, closing thirty minutes before your ceremony time.  Studios will re-open again after your ceremony.  You can have your photograph taken before your ceremony. You do not need your certificate for your photograph as a prop will be provided.

 

Contact Us

Email: conferring@atu.ie