Graduation Events

Graduation 2021 

Graduation is the culmination of a great deal of work and a celebration of achievement. This year we will continue last year's path and organize an online graduation ceremony. Please find more information below:  

Main Event 

CEU 2021 online graduation ceremony will take place on June 18 at 3pm. Hosted on Youtube as a Graduation Premiere, the first part will feature a panoply of speakers including our chair of board, Leon Botstein, a Student Speaker, and a Special Commencement Guest Speaker, as well as our President and Rector. As is traditional, the ceremony will be led by our Provost, Liviu Matei.  

Then over to you the Class of 2021, for your own department event, designed and held by you and your department, and undoubtedly making this extraordinary year even more memorable.  

Key dates for your diaries: 

  • Outstanding Academic Achievement Award Ceremony to be announced 
  • Graduation ceremony (central) June 18, 3 pm Youtube 
  • Graduation ceremonies: (departmental, dates to be announced by departments) June 18 – June 21 Zoom / Teams 

Closer to the dates we’ll make sure you have all the addresses you require - Youtube, Zoom etc. 

Departmental graduation ceremonies 

The 2021 Online Departmental Graduation Ceremonies, preceded by a central video with speeches at 3 PM on June 18, will take place at the end of June. Making these events memorable occasions for the CEU community is important to us all. You will receive more information about this event from your department!  

Frequently asked Questions 

Please find the FAQ here. 

After Graduation 

You have just completed an academic year more challenging and unlike any other in CEU history. We salute you. And we want you to know that, despite current uncertainties, you are not alone. 

You now join a community of more than 17,000 amazing individuals making a difference in 147 countries around the world. The CEU Alumni Relations office is here to help you tap into this global support network, and to connect you with great alumni benefits and services, career support, events and networking opportunities. Learn moreAlso, see important info for new graduates. 

Congratulations again. Welcome to the family.