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Loan of Academic Dress

Timetable and Venue for Collection

Please refer to Arrangement for Class of 2017 for the details of timetable and venue for collection and return of Academic Dress.


Academic Dresses

Gowns
Bachelors A robe of black stuff of the simple traditional shape with pointed sleeve.
Masters A robe of black stuff, Oxford MA pattern.
Doctors of Philosophy
A robe of maroon panama with facings of deep blue. 


Caps
Bachelors, Masters College cap, 'mortar-board' pattern.
Doctors Black velvet cap, bonnet-shaped and soft, with a hard round brim and a narrow cord of gold at the junction of crown and brim.


Hoods
Faculty of Engineering
Robe Eng Bac/Mas Bachelors Deep blue with yellow silk edge lining, 3.5 cm wide.
Robe Eng Bac/Mas Masters Deep blue with yellow silk lining throughout, the lining being turned over to the depth of 1 cm.
All Faculties
Robe MPhil MPhil Deep blue with maroon silk lining throughout, the lining being turned over to the depth of 1 cm.
Robe PhD PhD Maroon panama with deep blue silk lining throughout.




Proper Attire

Gown and Hood

Proper Attire

Male

  1. A dark suit should be worn with a white shirt and a sober tie;
  2. the loop of the hood should be firmly attached to either the 2nd or 3rd button of the shirt with the tie over the top of the halter;
  3. the hood halter should NEVER be placed over the tie;
  4. unless it is absolutely necessary the use of safety pins should be avoided;
  5. a tie must always be worn.

Female:

  1. A dark skirt and a white blouse with buttons should be worn;
  2. the loop of the hood should be attached to one of the blouse buttons.


Cap

Put on the cap with the base lining without a seam at the front, the other side with the seam at the back.