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Your journey have started with a formal application form for graduation through the Office of the Registrar. Please, keep checking the ANNOUNCEMENT section for all the updates
 
The NU Graduation ceremony is held annually in May-June 
at Nazarbayev University.
Schedule of the Ceremony will be released soon.
 
Use the Graduation Guidelines to help you complete the journey and enjoy the ceremony and your day to the fullest.
View the guidelines below. 
Key dates
 
First rehearsal - May 25 at 14:00
General rehearsal - May 26 at 9:00 
 
May 27, 2017
Graduation Ceremony for the Class of 2017
 

Graduation Guidelines

Your graduation journey has begun. Follow the Guidelines below as your roadmap guide you on your way.

 

1. Apply for Graduation

Graduation starts with a formal application, which must be made by Sunday, April 30, 2017.
You are required to apply to the Office of the Registrar to graduate regardless of whether you plan to participate in the scheduled ceremony.
If you’re not attending your ceremony, please indicate how you would like to pick up your diploma on your application.
 
2. Find your Ceremony
 
There is one big Graduation ceremonies for both Undergraduate and Graduate students. You can download the program of the Graduation Ceremony 2017.  
The Ceremony will take place on 27 May and will begin at 8:45 - Graduates and guests are expected to be through security and in place by 8:15. 

 

3. Order your Graduation Regalia

You can Rent your graduation regalia (gown, hood and mortarboards) starting from the beginning of May from the University Service Managment. More details are here.
Payment details and rental information.
 

4. Order Guest Tickets

Every student will get three tickets to invite their Guests and Family for the graduation ceremony. You will need to fill in the Application form for Guests and Family in advance, by indicating full name and other details of your guests. Application deadline is May 14, 2017.
 
5. Prepare for Graduation Day
 
Find out what to expect at your ceremony, from when to arrive to the significance of the Procession to how to cross the stage. 
The Ceremony Instructions will be announced at the REHEARSALS. All the Rehearsals are mandatory to attend. 

 

6. Prepare your Family & Guests

Share the details with your family & friends who will be joining you at your graduation so they can plan their day, from how and when to arrive to what to do after the ceremony to continue the celebrations.
Prepare your Family & Guests
 

7. Arrange Special Needs Requirements

Students and/or family members with special needs, please contact us directly to make arrangements at graduation@nu.edu.kz
Contact Ceremonies Office
 

8. Still have more questions on graduation

If you have additional questions on Graduation Day, please write an email to: graduation@nu.edu.kz 

 

9. Celebrate your Graduation Day!

Following your ceremony, join your fellow graduates and family in the activities on campus. Light refreshments will be served.
 
 
 
 
 
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Office of the Registrar

Tel: 8 7172 70 63 17
Email: graduation@nu.edu.kz
Web page: registrar.nu.edu.kz