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It's time to celebrate! Check out this handy guide with all the details about how to graduate in December 2023.
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Seta Baker | 2022 Graduate of the New Zealand Certificate in Aeronautical Engineering.

We're excited to welcome NMIT Te Pūkenga graduates again in 2023. Graduating is a huge achievement and we acknowledge this with a formal graduation ceremony.

It's time to organise your award and regalia, and mark the occasion with your friends and whānau. 

Marlborough Graduation

1 pm Tuesday, 12 December 2023

Nelson Graduation

10 am and 2 pm Friday, 15 December 2023

Graduation Bear

Graduation Bear

Order a Degree bear or Diploma and Certificate Bear by mail order here [PDF, 808 KB](external link).

Degree Bears come with a mortarboard and a degree hood coloured for each different degree major.

Diploma and Certificate Bear have a gown.

Web Regalia Ladies

How to apply to receive your award or attend a graduation event

Complete one of the following forms to tell us how you would like to receive your award and if you wish to attend a graduation event.

If you would like to forward a printed form, discuss your eligibility or have any queries about your award qualification, please talk with your programme area or contact


Complete online

Please submit by 27 Oct 2023

Download and print

Please submit by 27 Oct 2023

Frequently Asked Questions

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