Graduation at CCT College Dublin

CCT is delighted to invite the Class of 2021 to their graduation ceremony.

All students eligible to attend graduation will receive an email invitation and continued correspondence on the Ceremony by email.  Please complete the online registration form to confirm your attendance.  

Graduation ceremonies are formal occasions. You must wear academic robes (Robe hire details are outlined below) as well as smart personal dress suitable for memorable photographs. 

Venue: Main Auditorium, The Convention Centre Dublin, Dublin 1

Date: Saturday, 20 November 2021 

Time: Start time of 11:45 am.

Graduands are required to arrive at least one hour prior to the ceremony.

All details pertaining to our planned and booked in-person ceremony are subject to public health advice and Government restrictions mitigating against the spread of COVID at the time of the Ceremony.

Robe Hire – Correct academic dress must be worn at graduation.

Phelan Conan Ltd are providing the robe booking service for the day. The cost of hiring a set of robes is €20 (part subsidised by CCT College Dublin).

You must pre-book your robe prior to the ceremony:

  1. Online – www.phelanconan.com
    Log on and select ‘Student Hire’, select ‘CCT’ and follow the instructions until you receive a reference number. This option is available until 15th November 2021


Phelan Conan Ltd.


Due to the implementation of a personal 3D Secure password during the credit card payment process on https://www.phelanconan.com/ Phelan Conan Ltd staff are no longer able to take bookings over the phone. This has been created to protect your online payments and if you don’t already have a 3D secure password you can activate it by following the simple instructions during the booking process.  If you experience any further problems with 3D secure process, please contact you bank.

Please note that the wearing of Mortarboards (graduation caps) is optional for Male and Female graduands. 

The robes you hire are to be collected on the morning of the ceremony on site in the Convention Centre Dublin.  Robes will be available from 10:00 am.  Early collection is recommended.

Before leaving the Convention Centre Dublin on the day of the Ceremony, please return your robes.


Refreshments after the ceremony

Refreshments will be provided at The Convention Centre following the ceremony.

Guest Tickets

Each graduand is permitted to bring two guests; all guests must have a ticket . You will receive additional information about guest tickets once you have RSVP’d for the event. This is strictly a ticketed event; guest arriving without tickets will not be permitted to enter.


CCT does not encourage the attendance of young children at the graduation ceremony, where young children do attend; they must be accompanied by an adult at all times.  In the instance of a child not remaining silent and in their seat, as is required as part of the ceremonial protocol, the accompanying adult will be required to leave the ceremony hall with the child.

Car Parking

Parking is available on site in The Convention Centre Car Park for a fee.

In Absentia

Should you be unable to attend graduation you will be conferred in absentia and parchments will be available for collection in the Main Office in CCT from Friday, November 19th 2021.

COVID Safety Measures

We will be updating our communication on what mitigation measures may be in place for the upcoming in-person Graduation Ceremony.  For example, it is expected that face coverings will be requested to be worn for the Ceremony.



Queries regarding graduation should be sent to graduation@cct.ie 

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