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  1. Graduates are required to wear a long-sleeve white shirt, pure black trousers or skirt, black tie, pure black shoes, graduation gown and cap. Graduates should prepare their own hair-clips and safety pins for wearing their gowns.
  2. The tassel of the cap must be placed on the right-hand side before the conferment of degrees and placed on the left-hand side after the degree is conferred.
  3. Graduates with improper attire will not be allowed to receive the certificate on stage.
  4. Information about the list of degrees conferred and hood :

 

Uniform design for all doctoral programmes

Red hood with blue silk hem

Gown

  • round sleeves in blue
  • blue silk piping in front
  • front pleats, hook and eye closure
  • back yoke cord and button
  • 9 cm hem
  • in red color

 

Cap

  • round cap in black color with gold tassel placed on the left-hand side
Faculty of Arts and Humanities (FAH) Faculty of Business Administration(FBA)

Black hood with 1 cm gold and
4 cm purple silk hem

Black hood with 1 cm gold and
4 cm silver silk hem

Faculty of Education (FED) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS)

Black hood with 1 cm gold and
4 cm blue silk hem

Black hood with 1 cm gold and
4 cm bitter lemon silk hem

Faculty of Law (FLL) Faculty of Science and Technology(FST)

Black hood with 1 cm gold and
4 cm red silk hem

Black hood with 1 cm gold and
4 cm orange silk hem

Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences (ICMS)

Black hood with 1 cm gold and
4 cm green silk hem

Black hood with 1 cm gold and
4 cm yellow silk hem

Gown

  • sleeves with arm slits closed
  • front pleats, hook and eye closure
  • back yoke cord and button
  • 8.5 cm hem
  • in black color

 

Cap

  • square cap in black color with black tassel placed on the left-hand side
Faculty of Arts and Humanities (FAH) Faculty of Business Administration (FBA)

Black hood with 4 cm purple silk hem

Black hood with 4 cm silver silk hem

Faculty of Education (FED) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS)

Black hood with 4 cm blue silk hem

Black hood with 4 cm bitter lemon silk hem

Faculty of Law (FLL) Faculty of Science and Technology (FST)

Black hood with 4 cm red silk hem

Black hood with 4 cm orange silk hem

Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) Honours College(HC)

Black hood with 4 cm green silk hem

Stole – Purple with 1 cm gold silk hem, embroidered with UM and HC logos

Remarks: The HC graduates should wear the HC stole in addition to their graduate academic dress.

Gown

  • round sleeves
  • front pleats, hook and eye closure
  • 6 cm hem
  • in black color

Cap

  • square cap in black color with black tassel
  • the tassel of the cap must be placed on the right-hand side before the conferment of degrees and placed on the left-hand side after the conferment of degrees

 

Only black gown without hood and cap