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Robe and Hood Colours

The colour of academic dress various depending on the degree to be awarded. The image below sets out the colour of the lining to the hood for the various degrees. Colour descriptions can be found in the table below. The gowns are black in all cases, except DLitt, DSc and LLD (for which the gown is red and trimmed with the colour noted below). The University of Warwick Academic Dress provider is Ede and Ravenscroft, so please order your robes via their websiteLink opens in a new window. Image of the different academic dress for University of Warwick qualifications

FdA White
BA, MA, DLitt Cerise
BASc, MASc Cerise and Blue
BSc, MSc, MSc (by Research), DSc Blue
BEng Light Blue
BEd, MEd, MTL, EdD Green
MBChB, MS, MD, MPH, MMedEd, MClinSci Scarlet
BMedSci, MMedSci Scarlet and Blue
LLB, LLM, LLD Purple
Integrated Masters degrees (eg. MBio, MMath, MMORSE but excluding the MEng) Royal Blue
MEng, EngD Navy Blue
MFA Firenze Red
MRes (Master of Research) Kingfisher


MPA Lilac
DClinPsych (awarded jointly with Coventry University ) Red and Dark Blue
MPhil, PhD Red Shot Green