Dress Code

The proper dress code for Graduates & Guests to attend convocation ceremony

DRESS CODE AND PERSONAL GROOMING - GRADUATES

Graduates (For full dress rehearsal & convocation ceremony)


MEN
  1. Malaysian national costume/lounge suit/formal dress and wearing full convocation robe.

  2. Black/dark leather shoes with black/dark socks.

  3. ’Songkok’ is allowed but not necessary.

  4. Jeans, shorts and t-shirts are NOT ALLOWED.

  5. Sport shoes/slippers are NOT ALLOWED.

  6. Hair styles should be short and neat.


LADIES
  1. Malaysian national costume/formal dress/long dresses which cover until the ankles/maxi skirts, long sleeved shirts/blouses/suit and wearing full convocation robe.

  2. Black/dark leather shoes with black/dark socks.

  3. Jeans, shorts and t-shirts are NOT ALLOWED.

  4. Sport shoes/slippers are NOT ALLOWED.

  5. If gloves are worn, please ensure both hands are covered and the color of the gloves must either be black or skin-colored.

  6. Choice of clothes/dress must be decent (thin layered fabric or sensual designs or styles that may attract uncomfortable glares should be avoided).


THE UNIVERSITY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DENY ENTRY OF ANY GRADUATE INTO THE CHANCELLOR HALL IF THE DRESS CODE IS NOT ADHERED TO.


DRESS CODE - GUESTS

Dress codes for parents/guests (including children above 12 years old) when entering the Chancellor Hall


MEN

  1. Malaysian national costume/batik/lounge suit/formal dress

  2. Jeans, shorts and t-shirts are NOT ALLOWED.

  3. Sport shoes/Slippers are NOT ALLOWED.


LADIES

  1. Malaysian national costume/Formal dress

  2. Gowns or attires such as sleeveless blouse and short skirts, t-shirts, and jeans are NOT ALLOWED.

  3. Sport shoes/Slippers are NOT ALLOWED.


IMPORTANT NOTES FOR GUESTS

  1. In previous cases, most guests who were denied entry into the Chancellor Hall were those who had failed to adhere to the dress code requirements.

  2. Children below 12 years old are NOT ALLOWED to enter the Chancellor Hall.

  3. For the benefit of other family members, the ceremony will also be broadcasted live at the Chancellor Complex lobby, UTP.

  4. Parents or guests are NOT ALLOWED to bring cameras, food, drinks and bouquet of flowers inside the Chancellor Hall.

  5. It is highly encouraged for the graduates, parents and guests to have early breakfast prior to the ceremony for morning session and early lunch for the afternoon session.



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