Information for Families & Guests

Each Faculty holds a convocation ceremony, where students are acknowledged individually by degree. For the date, time, and location of each convocation ceremony, please see the below schedule:





Day I

Friday, 30 June 2017

5: 00 PM

Graduate Studies, Pharmacy, Nursing and Health Professions, Law and Public Administration

Day II

Saturday, 1 July 2017

5:00 PM

Education, Science, Arts


Sunday, 2 July 2017

5: 00 PM

Business & Economics, Engineering & Technology

Tickets and Seating

Tickets are required for entrance to all BZU Commencement ceremonies. 

Each bachelor graduate gets 5 invitations, while 3 invitations are offered to masters and PhD graduates.

Live Webcast

Each of BZU Commencement ceremonies will be webcast live. A link to the webcast will be provided from the university’s home page.

Free Wi-Fi is also available

 Our Invitees:

 From BZU Community

o   Board of Trustees

o   University Council

o   Directors of the Centers and Institutes

o   Directors of Administrative Departments

o   Former employees

o   Birzeit University Friends Association

o   Workers Union

From the Palestinian Authority

  • The President’s Office

  • Members at the Palestinian Ministries and Departments
  • Members at the public sector
  • Members at the legislative council
  • Representatives from the governorates, and the Municipality of Ramallah and the Municipality of Al Bireh

Representatives from the Civil Society 

Offices of Representatives, heads of mission and international organizations

Local & International Media