Information for Graduates -
Graduation Day​

Registration & Formation of Graduate Procession​

  • Report punctually in your graduation attire to your assigned venue.

  • You must have your identification card (NRIC/EZ-Link/Student card) with you.

  • Keep your identification card in the pocket of your graduation attire. You will need to hand it over for scanning before you go onstage. It is imperative to have your identification card with you. Graduands without an identification card will not be allowed to graduate on stage.

  • Sit according to your assigned seat number. Any change will upset the order of procession.

  • The Graduate Procession will promptly proceed to the auditorium 20 minutes after the reporting time. Latecomers will not be allowed to join the Graduate Procession.

  • ​As the graduation ceremony is a dignified occasion, graduands are required to observe proper decorum, stay seated in the auditorium ​throughout the entire ceremony and to dress appropriately for the occasion. Graduands found to be improperly dressed will not be allowed to participate in the ceremony.

Presentation of Diploma​​

  • You will be ushered to the scanning station where you will hand over your identification card to the staff for scanning before taking your position on stage.​​

  • Take back your identification card immediately after scanning and stay in that queue order as any change will upset the presentation order.​

    Path for Graduands
  • Proceed to Position X (marked on stage) and wait for your name to be read.

  • When your name is read, proceed to Position Y (marked on stage) to receive your graduation folder from your Director. Remember to shake hands and tilt your head slightly towards the audience. An official photographer has been engaged to take photographs.

    *Photographs taken at the event may be used on NP's website, marketing materials and in the press. By participating in this event, you consent to NP photographing and using your image and likeness.

    *To accord proper decorum to the Graduation Ceremony, please refrain from taking any selfies or wefies throughout the Graduation Proceedings.

  • As you leave the stage, you will be given a photo order voucher which provides you with instructions on how you can order your graduation photos from the official photographer. This voucher allows you to place an order for two 5R photo and its softcopies at $2.50.


  • You will then be ushered to collect your diploma certificate and academic transcript at Level 2. Follow the ushers' instructions closely and proceed in the same order which you went on-stage as any change will upset the order of collection.

  • After collection, please check that your details e.g. name, course, etc. are printed correctly. Should there be any printing error, report to the staff at the collection area (NP Convention Centre, Level 2) immediately.

  • Return to your seat.

If you are a Medall​ist

Registration & Formation of Graduate Procession

  • Report punctually in your graduation attire to your assigned venue.

  • You must have your identification card (NRIC/EZ-Link/Student card) with you.

  • Keep your identification card in the pocket of your graduation attire. You will need to hand it over for scanning before you go onstage. It is imperative to have your identification card with you. Graduands without an identification card will not be allowed to graduate on stage.

  • Sit according to your assigned seat number. Any change will upset the order of procession.

  • The Graduate Procession will promptly proceed to the auditorium 20 minutes after the reporting time. Latecomers will not be allowed to join the Graduate Procession.​

  • As the graduation ceremony is a dignified occasion, graduands are required to observe proper decorum, stay seated in the auditorium ​throughout the entire ceremony and to dress appropriately for the occasion. Graduands found to be improperly dressed will not be allowed to participate in the ceremony.

Presentation of Diplomas

  • You will be ushered to the scanning station where you will hand over your identification card to the staff for scanning before taking your position on stage.

  • Take back your identification card immediately after scanning and stay in that queue order as any change will upset the presentation order.

    Path for Graduands
  • When your name is announced , proceed to Position X (marked on stage) and bow.

  • A short citation about you will be read.

  • After the citations for all medallists have been read, the Guest of Honour will be invited to present the awards.

  • When your name is announced, proceed to Position Y (marked on stage) to receive your graduation folder from the Guest of Honour. Remember to shake hands and tilt your head slightly towards the audience. An official photographer has been engaged to take photographs.

  • *Photographs taken at the event may be used on NP's website, marketing materials and in the press. By participating in this event, you consent to NP photographing and using your image and likeness.

  • *To accord proper decorum to the Graduation Ceremony, please refrain from taking any selfies or wefies throughout the Graduation Proceedings.

  • As you leave the stage, you will be given a photo order voucher which provides you with instructions on how you can order your graduation photos from the official photographer. This voucher allows you to place an order for two 5R photo and its softcopies at $2.50.

  • You will then be ushered to collect your diploma certificate and academic transcript at Level 2. Follow the ushers' instructions closely and proceed in the same order which you went on-stage as any change will upset the order of collection.

  • You will then be ushered back to your seat.

  • Please check your documents to ensure that your details e.g. name, course etc. are printed correctly. Any printing error must be reported immediately to the staff at the collection area (NP Convention Centre, Level 2) immediately.

Official Photographers

  • Official photographers will be present to take photos of every graduand at the graduation ceremony. Each graduand will have 2 shots taken, one in full length and another in close-up frontal shot.

  • A photo order voucher will be handed to all graduands as they proceed to the diploma collection area after receiving their graduation folder onstage. Graduands should follow the instuctions given to place orders for their photos from the official photographer after the graduation ceremony. Graduands who have placed their orders will receive the photos via post 4 ​weeks after the graduation ceremony.

    For more information, please contact:

    (Visit by appointment only) ​
    EO Digital Photographics
    271A New Bridge Road
    Singapore 088748
    Tel: 6536 3267
    Website: http://www.eodigitalphoto.com/

Graduation Videos

  • We know that you are excited to recount your experience during Graduation Ceremony. Our videographers have recorded every ceremony and these clips will be uploaded for your viewing sometime in July. Do look out for it!​