tuesday 23rd may

8pm - 2am

End your year in style at this year's elegant masquerade Grad Ball! As well as some huge headliners, expect to see a full venue transformation, state-of-the-art production, masquerade dancers, a free drinks reception and so much more. Get dressed up and celebrate your last few hours at University with all of your friends for an unforgettable last night.



*Previous Grad Balls have sold out quickly. We recommend buying your ticket as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.


This years Grad Ball is bigger than ever with huge performers including headliner Ben Hemsley!

You can also expect to see:

Full venue transformation

Huge production & SFX

Casino & cocktail lounge in The Loft

Masquerade dancers

Free sweet treat

Free drinks reception

Photo opportunities & official photographer

Live saxophonists & DJs all night long!

After party

Stealth & Rescue rooms

1am - 5am

If you don’t want the celebrations to end, the official Grad Ball After Party will be running until the early hours at Stealth & Rescue Rooms. Party all night long with exclusive drinks deals, live DJS and the chance to spend the last few hours with your friends before Summer. 


The Grad Ball will be held at Nottingham Trent Students’ Union on Shakespeare Street – City Campus. Doors will open at 8pm, and the event will finish at 2am. You are encouraged to arrive by 9:30pm to take advantage of the free drinks reception.

The event is open to all recent graduates and those due to graduate from Nottingham Trent University in 2023. All other NTU students can attend, but graduating students have priority.

Yes! NTU students and graduates can bring up to 2 guests each and must have their own ticket. You must arrive together to ensure smooth entry into the event.

There is a free drinks reception on arrival before 9:30pm – plus a fully stocked bar all night with SU drink discounts. There will also be food available all night. Check back soon to find out what’s on offer.

Grad Ball is a formal event; think black tie and evening dresses.

If you have any additional questions, get in touch below

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