Tickets cost €60 and are available to purchase on Eventbrite. One ticket entitles entry for one graduand and two guests.
Before the Ceremony
- Gowning will be available the 27th November from 3pm-6pm in National College of Ireland (gowns can also be collected in the Convention Centre on the day).
- Students will not be able to graduate if they are not in good standing with the college.
- Graduates will NOT be permitted to leave the ceremony until it has concluded.
- There is a strict cut off time for registration:
- Morning session: 10:15am
- Afternoon session: 2:15pm
- Evening session: 5:15pm
- Tickets must be printed and presented at registration.
- Holders of incorrect tickets will not be allowed entry.
Lafayette Photography will be providing official graduation photographs on the day. It is advisable to pre-book your photography online. Online bookings will close at midday the day before your graduation day.
Lafayette is open 2 hours prior to your ceremony and to avoid queues you can have your photograph taken beforehand. You do not need your certificate for your photograph as a prop will be provided.
Should you have any queries about the graduation ceremonies please check our FAQs or you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Graduation Ball is one of the most eagerly anticipated evenings
of the year and offers a chance for you to celebrate your graduation
with those who have helped to make your college experience during your
time in NCI. This event is open to all students graduating from NCI - full-time, part-time, postgraduate - and their guests.
Where: Clontarf Castle Hotel
When: Friday 29th November
Dress Code: Formal
You will be treated to the full red carpet experience beginning with a spectacular drinks reception in the medieval lobby with music and a professional photographer. We will then move to the magnificent setting of the Great Hall for a gala dinner, band, DJ and late night bar extension.
You can book your tickets for the Graduation Ball on Eventbrite.
Whilst there will be free seating on the evening we are delighted to offer those who would like to get together and organise a table of between 8-12 to email Caroline Kennedy at email@example.com with full details and names before 20th November.
To book a table you will need a minimum of 8 and a maximum of 12 people. Please email the names of each person highlighting if they are an NCI graduate or guest. Please email me to book a table when everyone has bought their ticket. We will do our absolute best to accommodate all requests.
Tickets are €70 per person and will be available through Eventbrite.
Social Media Competition
We will be running a competition on social media to celebrate graduation on Thursday 28th November.
Tag @NCIRL and include #NCIGrad2019 in your photos on your graduation day when you share them on social media for your chance to win a bottle of bubbles.
You can view the terms and conditions for the competition for further details and remember to follow NCI on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.