Definition of graduation ceremony in English:

graduation ceremony

nounPlural graduation ceremonies

  • A ceremony at which degrees or diplomas are conferred.

    ‘his parents will be joining him at his graduation ceremony tomorrow’
    • ‘This past weekend, our senior students returned to campus for their comprehensive exams, final evaluation sessions, and to participate in graduation ceremonies.’
    • ‘This is the third English Oratorio by Handel, composed in 1733 for the graduation ceremony at Oxford.’
    • ‘I will soon be earning a Ph.D., and my divorced parents, who live out of town, would like to attend the graduation ceremony.’
    • ‘The graduation ceremony for the University of Namibia will run for two full days this year, a first since the inception of the university a decade ago.’
    • ‘His address at a medical graduation ceremony in Cardiff was also memorable and remains highly relevant.’
    • ‘Graduation ceremonies are underway right now at the U.S. military academy at West Point.’
    • ‘I was named outstanding resident teacher of the year at this year's graduation ceremony.’
    • ‘The program concludes with a graduation ceremony to which parents and friends are invited.’
    • ‘The Post Graduate Diploma in Military Law graduation ceremony was held at Melbourne University on December 4.’
    • ‘Also speaking at the graduation ceremony, the deputy CEO of the bank said the graduating group is an integral part of ensuring the sustainability of this programme.’