Celebrations, gowns and mortarboards will be the order of the day when 1,900 students graduate from the University of Roehampton, in ceremonies at the Royal Festival Hall on London’s Southbank on Monday and Tuesday.
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Students will receive degrees in subjects ranging from Criminology to Journalism, Psychology and History and many more. They will be conferred on graduands by the University’s Chancellor Professor Dame Jacqueline Wilson or one of its pro-chancellors during six ceremonies.
The University has increasingly attracted the brightest students and this year, thanks to their hard work, and the increasing quality of teaching, 74 per cent of undergraduates will receive 2:1 or first degrees, more than at any time in Roehampton’s history, after a steady rise for eight years.
The central London location for the graduation ceremonies, less than 30 minutes from the campus, highlights Roehampton’s reputation as a growing London university. During the past year, the University and its staff have received many accolades, which graduating students can take pride in:
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