Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Higher Degree Conferring: Thursday, 8 June 2017


Registration is now closed. Please email if you wish to amend your registration.

Conferring schedule – RCSI, Dublin 2


Registration and gown collection



Conferring photographer



Conferring Ceremony

College Hall

13.00 Group photograph College Hall


Conferring reception



Gown returns

President's Meeting Room

Gown collection

Please ensure you pre-book your gown with Phelan Conan The online facility will open on 1 April and close on 1 June 2017.

Pre-ordered gowns will be available for collection on Tuesday, 6 June in RCSI between 12.00-15.00. If you are unable to collect your gown during this time, you may have someone collect it on your behalf or you can collect your gown at registration prior to your conferring.

Please ensure you have your booking reference number with you.

Guest tickets

Each graduand will receive two guest tickets for the conferring ceremony.

If you wish to be included on a waiting list for extra tickets, please email

Please note: extra tickets are subject to availability and confirmation will not be available until the final conferring list is available in mid-May.

Order of proceedings

Graduands are invited to register one hour 30 minutes prior to their conferring ceremony.

At registration graduands will be provided with a seat number which signifies the order in which they will be called to the platform to receive their parchments. It is extremely important that graduands sit in the correct allocated seat to ensure they receive the correct parchment.

Graduands and guests are asked to take their seats no later than 30 minutes prior to the ceremony commences.