We celebrate and share some of the stories behind our summer 2023 graduation ceremonies!

Summer Graduations 2023

Congratulations graduates of 2023!

In keeping with our Sustainability Strategy, the full graduation booklet with all 2023 graduate names is available online for browsing or sharing with your family and friends.

Mature student transformed by MBA studies

Alison’s studies at Edinburgh Napier’s Business School have brought her on both a literal and a metaphorical journey.

PhD for former pharmacist

Mohamad Kamel graduates with a PhD in medicine research after leaving war-torn Syria in 2016.

Pub signs showing the name The Napier Graduate
Make mine a pint and a PhD

Edinburgh Napier University celebrates its biggest graduation ever with the launch of its own pub

Brother's memory inspires Courtney

Interior and Spatial Design graduate Courtney created a space designed to encourage young men to speak openly about mental health challenges.

Honorary Graduates recognised for contributions to engineering and nursing
'We have become friends on this journey'

A group of Afghan students who came to Edinburgh Napier University following the evacuation of their home country have spoken of their pride at graduation.

Autumn Graduations 2022

Honorary graduates lauded for creativity and entrepreneurship

Car designer and ENU alumnus Moray Callum and entrepreneur Paul Atkinson celebrating for difference-making achievements.

Pioneering sports official graduates

Christina Barrow and Clare Daniels are the first to complete the world-leading Master's degree for referees and umpires.

Autumn 2022 graduation highlights

Summer Graduations 2022

Husband and wife graduate together for the second time

Husband and wife, Samba and Awa Manneh-Bah, have graduated by each other's side for the second time.

Five inspirational figures honoured

From cinematographer to illustrious military career, the five honorary graduates celebrated for making a positive difference.

Inspiring student completes degree

Katerina Dufkova has overcome more than most during her university career.

Grad lands dream role following difficult start to life

Adopted Jade is first in birth family to get a degree.

Summer 2022 graduation highlights

Autumn Graduations 2021

Happy Anniversary Elsie and Bulabari!

Beaming Elsie Francis today celebrated with her husband as she emulated his achievement of graduating from Edinburgh Napier – on their wedding anniversary.

University's first Graduate Apprentices

A groundbreaking initiative which allows students to study for a university degree while in paid employment today produced its first graduates at Edinburgh Napier University.

Hopes were fading for Calum but he wouldn’t let me give up

A student who lost her younger brother to cancer today vowed to use his zest for life as a neverending source of inspiration as she graduated with honours.

New graduate Charlotte wins the Simon Pullin Award

A student nurse has been honoured for her outstanding caring skills on the day she graduated from university with distinction.

Summer 2021 graduation highlights
David follows the example of his inspirational grandfather

A young student has followed in the footsteps of his education trailblazer grandfather to graduate from Edinburgh Napier University.

Hayley’s first class response to cancer diagnosis

A student who was diagnosed with a rare cancer at a key point in her studies has successfully graduated from Edinburgh Napier University with a first class honours degree.

Overcoming Sri Lanka’s horrific Easter bombings

A new Edinburgh Napier graduate told today how her path to an MBA was almost wrecked by Sri Lanka’s horrific Easter bombings.

Rugby star and graduate - Jamie gets the best of both worlds

Scottish rugby 7s star Jamie Farndale has been awarded a first class honours degree after a nine-year academic journey which he has combined with a career in elite international sport.


University life doesn't end at graduation. As an alumnus, you have access to a broad range of events and services to allow you to keep in touch with old friends and network with like-minded individuals.

20% graduate discount

If you've graduated from Edinburgh Napier University with an undergraduate degree, you're entitled to a 20% discount on your tuition fees if you study on a taught postgraduate degree with us.

Congratulations graduates of 2023!

In keeping with our Sustainability Strategy, the full graduation booklet with all 2023 graduate names is available online for browsing or sharing with your family and friends.