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Graduation 2019

Graduation Opera


23 November 2019


Dubai Opera


Ceremony 1 - 1pm to 3pm 
Ceremony 2 - 6pm to 8pm



Type A
Graduate Only 
AED 210 
(Includes Graduate entry, Cap and Gown and Refreshments)

Type B
Graduate Plus Guests 
AED 630 
(Includes Graduate entry, Cap and Gown, x2 Guest Tickets, and Refreshments)

Type C
Guest Only 
AED 315 
(Includes Guest Ticket and Refreshments)

All costs are inclusive of VAT.

Type B and Type C tickets are limited and on a first-come, first-served basis only. We would recommend that you purchase your tickets as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Tickets may be collected from the Marketing Office (Room 302, Third Floor, Block 16) between 8am and 5pm, Sunday to Thursday. You must ensure you that you bring receipt of your purchase upon collection.

Payment Options

  1. You can purchase your tickets at the Finance Office (Ground Floor, Block 16) from 9am to 5pm
  2. You can pay online by clearly stating your name and MISIS number, ceremony, and the number of extra Guest Tickets (Type C) you are purchasing  
  3. Bank transfer using the below bank details:

Account Name: Middlesex Associates FZ-LLC
Bank: Mashreq Bank
Swift Code: BOMLAEAD
IBAN: AE59 0330 000 0190 0003 9478

Please be aware that once purchased, tickets are non-refundable.

Children below the age of 4 years accompanying their family can enter for free but will not be allocated a seat.

Ceremony 1 – 1pm to 3pm

(4pm to 5pm – Refreshments)

  • Undergraduate Business Students  
  • Undergraduate Computer Engineering and IT Students

Ceremony 2 – 6pm to 8pm

(8pm to 9pm –Refreshments)

  • Undergraduate All Other Programmes
  • All Postgraduate Programmes

Your gown is complimentary as part of your graduation ticket – no additional payment required.

Graduation gowns can be collected from the Gown Collection Desk, Block 16, Main Reception from Sunday 3 November until Wednesday 21 November 2019.

*Please note that you must show your graduation ticket receipt/MDX Student Card in order to receive your gown.

We encourage graduates to arrive at the venue ready and prepared with their gowns in place. There will however be dressing rooms should this be required.

Class of 2019 Graduates will be able to purchase a range of merchandise, with gifts starting from just AED 15.

We will provide you with further details in due course.

We look forward to celebrating your special day with you and your family.

Middlesex University Graduation Team

t.+971 4367 8125 / +971 4367 8133  

Please note that there is valet parking available on a first-come, first-serve basis from 11am for Ceremony 1 and 4pm for Ceremony 2.

If you are driving and plan to self-park, there are underground parking spaces available.

  • Paid parking spaces in very close proximity to Dubai Opera are available at Green Parking.
  • Green Parking is a flat rate of AED 40 per visit starting from 2 hours before the Graduation Ceremony.
  • You can access the P3 underground parking entrance on Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard, the entrance to the underground parking is located just after the Dubai Opera hashtag Signage on the right hand side.
Dubai Opera Map

To ensure that your Graduation Ceremony is a day you’ll never forget, The Imprint Studio will be providing a range of photography packages on the day including individual portraits, family portraits and your ceremony walk.

Click here to download the photography prices and order form.

Please note that you are required to bring the order form with you and payment must be made on the day of the Graduation Ceremony via cash or card.

The team will be available three hours prior to the ceremony, during the ceremony and for individual and family pictures after the ceremony has taken place. Photographs will be available for collection within 1 month from placing the order and an email will be sent to graduates from The Imprint Studio to arrange collection.

Click here to view the photography options.

Click here to view the photography process.

Getting to the Venue

By Car or Taxi


Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai
Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard

From Abu Dhabi side

Continue on Sheikh Zayed Road E11. Take Exit 50 toward Burj Khalifa/ Financial Center Road (Lower level). Follow the road and take the first exit on the right on to Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd. go straight and follow the Dubai Opera signage.
You will pass Dubai Opera
that will be on the opposite side of the road. Continue to the Traffic lights for the second U turn available at the junction near Vida Downtown Hotel. Take the U turn and you will be on the opposite side of the Boulevard. Continue straight for P3 Underground Parking and follow signage to Dubai Opera once inside the parking.

From Dubai Creek and Sharjah

Take Oud Metha Rd-E66. Take the exit to Al Asayel Road right before Al-Wasl Sports Club. Follow the road then take the exit on the right at School Street towards Dubai Fountain Street. Continue on Dubai Fountain Street past the roundabout via the second exit, then turn left to Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashed Blvd. Follow the road then turn right near Reem Al-Bawadi Restaurant, continue straight and Dubai Opera located to your left.

By Public Transport

Metro Tram

Get off at Burj Khalifa
Station on the Red Line and
take the walkway to 
Dubai Opera from Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard. (Approximately 25 mins walking distance)
Dubai Opera is also easily accessible from The Dubai Mall.


Get off at the stop of Dubai Mall Metro Station and take the walkway to Dubai Opera from Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard.


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