Graduation

LSTM’s Graduation Day is a celebration of the achievements and success of our students. Graduation ceremonies usually take place annually in the first week of December.

Due to COVID-19, the next graduation ceremony will be a virtual ceremony taking place on Friday, 29 January 2021.

Invitations and ticket booking

LSTM’s next Graduation Day will take place on Friday, 29 January 2021.

A ‘Save the date’ email will be sent to all students who are eligible to attend. This will be followed by an official invitation email, which will contain a booking link for student and guest tickets as well as gown hire. 

Student and guest tickets will only be available to be booked by eligible students. Tickets are not available to be booked by the general public.

Frequently asked questions

When will I receive my invitation to the Graduation Day?

All eligible students will receive a save the date email and this will be followed by an official invitation email which will contain a booking link for student and guest tickets. 

Is there a charge for graduation tickets?

There is no charge for student or guest tickets for the graduation. Students are entitled to up to two guest tickets. If venue capacity allows additional guest tickets will be released and allocated by ballot. 

How many guest tickets am I able to book?

Students are entitled to two guest tickets. If venue capacity allows additional guest tickets will be released and allocated by ballot. 

Will the ceremony be live-streamed and recorded?

The ceremony will be recorded and live-streamed, and details of the live-stream will be sent to students with briefing information a week before the Graduation Day. 

Will I receive a certificate for my LSTM qualification at the graduation day?

Depending on when your course ended you may have already had your certificate sent to you by post. For the majority of students certificates will be available for collection following the ceremony. 

For any queries about certificates contact studentsupport@lstmed.ac.uk 

For any further queries about the Graduation Day please contact graduation@lstmed.ac.uk 

 

Honorary degrees

As part of the Graduation Day, we award honorary degrees to recognise extraordinary individuals who represent LSTM’s vision and values, and who will inspire our graduating students, colleagues and alumni around the world. 

Honorary degree recipients in 2018:

  • Dr Letitia Obeng
  • Professor Victor Mwapasa

Honorary degree recipients in 2019:

  • Professor Malcolm Molyneux
  • Professor Najla Al-Sonboli