Graduation ceremony

Master and diploma

Having successfully completed all requirements of a Master’s program, you must apply for your degree certificate. It is not awarded automatically.

This page provides further information about the application procedures and the dates of the degree presentation ceremonies.

If you need your diploma quickly for a job application or registration for a subsequent program, you can request a digital excerpt from the diploma register from DUO. This has the same value as the diploma. More information.

Financial compensation due to the coronavirus

Application procedure

Master degree certificate awarded at presentation ceremony
Master degree certificate awarded upon defense of thesis
My program does not organize a graduation ceremony

Other topics

Thesis defense is not your final graduation requirement

All Bachelor’s and Master’s graduates are given the degree supplement along with the degree certificate itself. This is a document explaining the nature, level, context, content and status of the program which has been successfully completed.

Termination or renewal of your registration

Graduating in a month other than June, July or August
Graduation in June, July or August
Graduation in September
Award of degree certificate on or after September 1