Specifications of Graduation Gown

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Specifications of Graduation Gown2020-07-31T16:13:43+08:00

Demonstration on Proper Wearing of Graduation Gown (videos)

  1. Graduates are required to wear a long-sleeve white shirt, pure black trousers or skirt, black tie, pure black shoes, graduation gown and cap. Graduates must maintain the gowns straight and stiff for attending the Ceremony and prepare hair-clips and safety pins for wearing the gowns.
  2. The tassel of the cap must be placed on the right-hand side before the conferment of degrees and placed on the left-hand side after the degree is conferred.
  3. Graduates with improper attire will not be allowed to receive the certificate on stage.
  4. Information about the list of degrees conferred and specifications of graduation gown :
Doctoral Degrees
  • Uniform design for all doctoral programmes
‧red hood with blue silk hem
‧round sleeves in blue
‧blue silk piping in front
‧front pleats, hook and eye closure
‧back yoke cord and button
‧9 cm hem
‧in red color

‧round cap in black color with gold silk tassel placed on the left-hand side
Master’s Degrees

  • black hood with 1 cm gold silk hem and color silk hem ranging from 4.5 to 7 cm, progressively wider towards the odd-shaped flap at the back of the hood
  • sleeves with arm slits closed
  • front pleats, hook and eye closure
  • back yoke cord and button
  • 8.5 cm hem
  • in black color

  • square cap in black color with black tassel placed on the left-hand side
Faculty of Arts and Humanities (FAH)Faculty of Business Administration (FBA)
Purple silk hemSilver silk hem
Faculty of Education (FED)Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS)
Blue silk hemBitter lemon silk hem
Faculty of Law (FLL)Faculty of Science and Technology (FST)
Red silk hemOrange silk hem
Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences (ICMS)
Green silk hemYellow silk hem
Postgraduate Diplomas/Certificates
Only black gown without hood and cap

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