Conferring 2015

Conferring Photo

Conferring ceremonies for the Centre for Adult Learning and Professional Development take place on:

Ceremony Date:  Saturday 17th October 2015

Ceremony Times:
11am; 2pm; 5pm (duration 1 to 1.5 hours).
You will find your course listed in the October Conferring Schedule

Ceremony Location:
Bailey Allen Hall, NUI Galway
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Students eligible to confer will receive an invitation to their particular conferring ceremony and will be required to confirm their attendance directly with their programme coordinator. To facilitate arrangements for the Conferring Ceremony, graduands are asked to confirm their attendance no later than Monday 5th October, 2015 as parchments will be available only for confirmed participants on conferring day. Two guests tickets will be issued to attending graduands’ home addresses. Seating for guests is on a first come basis, guests are advised to come early.

If you are not attending, your parchment will be posted to you after the conferring ceremony.


Conferring Gowns will be available from 9.30 a.m. from Messrs. Phelan Conan Associates Ltd. in Áras na Mac Léinn. Conferring Gowns may be pre-booked for a fee of €45.00, online at

Parking Facilities

Please note the importance of allowing adequate time for travel and parking on campus. If parking on campus, cars must be properly parked in official University car parks.


Professional photographers will be available on campus after the ceremony.

Buffet Reception

A buffet reception will be provided for all graduates and guests after the Conferring Ceremony.

More Information

Please contact your programme coordinator for further details.