18th November 2016, Concert Hall, RDS, Dublin 4.

Congratulations to all of you who are to graduate on the 18th November. Closer to the event you will receive in the post a graduation pack consisting of:

  • a letter explaining different aspects of the graduation preparations
  • a timetable of the ceremonies
  • a form to let us know if you are not attending
  • a leaflet from the Gowning Company, Phelan Conan
  • a leaflet from the Photography Company, La Fayette

Please note that it is your responsibility to make sure that IADT has your correct contact details. If you need to update these, please email 

Graduation Timetable

11am Faculty of Enterprise + Humanities

All graduates should be in the RDS by 9.30am to allow sufficient time for gowning, etc.

Code Course
DL701 Bachelor of Business in Entrepreneurship
DL801 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Entrepreneurship
DL801F Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Entrepreneurship (Flexible)
DL823 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Entrepreneurship and Management
DL821 BA (Honours) in English, Media and Cultural Studies
DL822 BA (Honours) in Business Studies and Arts Management
DL905 MA in Public Cultures and Society
DL906 Postgraduate Diploma in Business in Cultural Event Management

3pm Faculty of Film, Art + Creative Technologies

All graduates should be in the RDS by 1.30pm to allow sufficient time for gowning, etc.

Code Course
DL702 Bachelor of Engineering in Audio Visual Media Technology
DL703 BSc in Computing in Multimedia Programming
DL803 BSc (Honours) in Computing in Multimedia Systems/Web Engineering
DL824 BSc (Honours) in Computing in Multimedia Systems/Web Engineering
DL825 BSc (Honours) in Applied Psychology
DL826 BA (Honours) in Visual Communication Design
DL827 BA (Honours) in Art
DL828 BA (Honours) in 3D Design, Model Making, and Digital Art
DL829,30,31 BA (Honours) in Design for Stage and Screen
DL832 BA (Honours) in Animation
DL833 BA (Honours) in Photography
DL834 BA (Honours) in Film and Television Production
DL835 BSc (Honours) in Creative Media Technologies
DL901 MA in Screenwriting for Film and Television
DL902 MA in Broadcast Production for Radio and Television
DL904 MSc in Cyberpsychology
DL907 MA in Art Research Colloboration

In absentia

Should you not be able to attend the ceremony, your parchment will be awarded to you in absentia.

  • You can request that you parchment is posted to you. 

  • You can collect your parchment  from the Office of Academic and Student Affairs from the 23rd November 2016 onwards. The Office is open Monday to Friday from 11am to 3pm.

  • You can nominate a person to collect the parchment on your behalf. Write a letter authorising a named individual and forward to Margaret Murray in the Office of Academic and Student Affairs. This person must bring photographic ID when they collect the Parchment. 

Hiring your graduation gown

All graduands must wear a gown at their graduation ceremony. It is optional for graduands to wear a cap. The company providing the gowns for the IADT graduation is Phelan Conan. Pre-book gowns through their website at You will collect your gown in the RDS after you have received your seat number at the registration desk. If you are not wearing your gown 20 minutes before the ceremony starts, you will not be allowed to enter the graduation hall and graduate in person.


Our official photographers for the day will be Lafayette. It is advisable to book your photography in advance at

Graduation Venue

Car parking facilities are available at the RDS at a charge of €6 per car. Entrance to the RDS car park is through Anglesea Road.
Please note that car parking spaces are limited. You may wish to consider an alternative form of transport. You can get to the RDS by DART (Lansdowne or Sandymount stations) or by bus (routes 5, 7, 45). For more information on the RDS and how to get there, please visit


After each graduation ceremony, there will be a reception for graduates and their guests. Tea/Coffee will be provided. 

From IADT, we wish you an enjoyable graduation day. See you on the 18th November!