43rd Annual Commencement Ceremony Arrangements


Birzeit University will hold its 43rd Annual Commencement Ceremony on three consecutive days: Friday, Saturday, Sunday (22, 23, and 24th of June 2018). Degrees will be awarded to graduates of the first semester 2017/2018 and graduation candidates for the second semester 2017/2018. The event will take place in Ali Al-Haj Stadium on the university’s campus.

Commencement Schedule





Day I

Friday, June 22nd 2018


Education, Engineering and Technology and Graduate studies.

Day II

Saturday, June 23rd 2018


Arts, Science, and Faculty of Pharmacy, Nursing and Health Professions.


Sunday, June 24th 2018


Business & Economics, Law & Public Administration.


Graduates who wish to participate in the commencement ceremony are kindly requested to confirm their participation through their Ritaj account using their (Username + Password) as of Monday, May 12th 2018 until Thursday June 7th 2018.

The ceremony will be limited to graduates whom have confirmed their participation through the mentioned procedure.

Further information about the ceremony will be posted through Website


Graduation training dates will be announced later.

All participating graduates must submit a financial settlement to the Department of Finance and gain access to the graduate’s program on Ritaj.

The financial settlement must be submitted no later than Wednesday June 6th 2018.

Congratulations to all graduates.

Graduation Committee