Academic dress is made up of three parts; the gown, the hood and the cap.

 AWARD LEVEL

 GOWN

 HOOD

 CAP

Bachelors Degree (other than Medicine/Surgery) Black Navy with white lining and coloured piping Black mortarboard with black tassel
Bachelors Degree (Medicine/Surgery) Black Navy with Apple Green lining Black mortarboard with black tassel
Diploma, Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma Black Navy with light blue lining Black mortarboard with black tassel
Masters Degree Black Navy with light blue and coloured piping Black mortarboard with black tassel
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Navy with red trim Navy with red lining Black mortarboard with blue tassel
Doctorate (other than PhD)  Red with coloured trim Navy with red lining and coloured hood piping Black floppy bonnet

For further information regarding academic dress, please refer to the Flinders University Academic Dress Policy and Schedule of Colours.

 

Hood Piping Colours in Order of Degree

Bachelors, Masters and Doctorates (other than PhD)

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

COURSE

COLOUR 

 A

 
 Bachelor of Accounting Campus Grey
 Master of Accounting Campus Grey
 Master of Advanced Clinical Practice Ming Blue 
 Bachelor of Applied Geographical Information Systems Gold
 Bachelor of Applied Geospatial and Information Technology Mauve
 Master of Applied Gerontology Ming Blue
 Master of Applied Population Studies Gold
 Bachelor of Applied Science (Disability Studies) Yellow
 Bachelor of Archaeology Gold
 Master of Archaeology Gold
 Bachelor of Arts (all majors/minors) Gold
 Master of Arts (International Development) Gold 
 Master of Arts (International Relations) Gold 
 Master of Arts (Sociology) Gold 
 Master of Arts (Teaching English as a Second Language) Gold 
 Master of Arts (Women's Studies) Gold 
 Master of Asian Governance Gold
 Master of Audiology Ming Blue

 

 
 Bachelor of Banking and International Finance Campus Grey
 Bachelor of Behavioural Science Cerise
 Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Psychology) Cerise
 Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) Orchid Purple
 Master of Biotechnology Orchid Purple
 Master of Biotechnology Studies Orchid Purple
 Bachelor of Business (all streams) Dark Red
 Master of Business Administration (all streams) Dark Red
 Bachelor of Business and Economics Dark Red
 Bachelor of Business and Technology Dark Red
 Master of Business and Technology Dark Red

 C

 
 Master of Clinical Education Ming Blue
 Master of Clinical Rehabilitation Ming Blue
 Bachelor of Commerce (all streams) Campus Grey
 Bachelor of Computer Science Mauve
 Bachelor of Creative Arts (Creative Writing) Gold
 Master of Creative Arts (Creative Writing) Gold
 Bachelor of Creative Arts (Digital Media) Gold
 Bachelor of Creative Arts (Drama) Gold
 Master of Creative Arts (Drama) Gold
 Bachelor of Creative Arts (Screen) Gold
 Master of Creative Arts (Screen Production) Gold
 Master of Cultural Heritage Management Gold

 D

 
 Bachelor of Disability and Community Rehabilitation Yellow
 Bachelor of Disability and Developmental Education Yellow
 Master of Disability Studies Yellow

 E

 
 Bachelor of Ecotourism Mauve
 Doctor of Education Tangerine
 Bachelor of Education (all streams and/or double degrees) Tangerine
 Master of Education (all streams) Tangerine
 Bachelor of Engineering (all streams) Emerald Green
 Master of Engineering (all streams) Emerald Green
 Bachelor of Engineering Science Emerald Green
  Bachelor of Engineering Technology Emerald Green
 Bachelor of Environmental Health Yellow
 Bachelor of Environmental Management Gold
 Master of Environmental Management Gold
 Bachelor of Environmental Science Mauve

 G

 
 Master of Gerontology Ming Blue
 Bachelor of Government and Public Management English Green
 Master of Groundwater Hydrology Mauve

 H

 
 Master of Health Administration Ming Blue
 Master of Health and International Development Starhoon Blue
 Bachelor of Health Sciences Ming Blue
 Bachelor of Health Sciences/ Graduate Diploma in Environmental Health Practice Ming Blue
 Bachelor of Health Sciences (Paramedic) Ming Blue
  Bachelor of Health Sciences (Principles in Physiotherapy)/ Master of Physiotherapy Ming Blue
 Bachelor of Human Nutrition Ming Blue
 Master of Hospital Administration Ming Blue

 I

 
 Bachelor of Information Technology Mauve
  Bachelor of Information Technology (Digital Media) Mauve
 Master of Information Technology Mauve
 Bachelor of Innovation and Enterprise (Science and Technology) Mauve
 Bachelor of International Studies Starhoon Blue
 Bachelor of International Tourism Gold

 J

 
 Bachelor of Justice and Society Gold

 L

 
 Bachelor of Languages Gold
 Master of Language Studies Gold
 Bachelor of Laws Peach
 Master of Laws Peach
 Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice Peach
 Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice (Honours) Peach
 Doctor of Letters Gold

 M

 
 Master of Maritime Archaeology Gold
 Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences Mauve
 Bachelor of Media (Creative Arts) English Green
 Bachelor of Media (Public Affairs) English Green
 Bachelor of Medical Science Apple Green
 Bachelor of Medical Science (Vision Science)/Master of Optometry Apple Green
 Doctor of Medicine Apple Green
 Master of Mental Health Nursing Brick Red
 Master of Mental Health Sciences Yellow
 Bachelor of Midwifery Brick Red
 Master of Midwifery Brick Red

 N

 
 Master of Nanotechnology Mauve
 Master of Natural History Film Making Gold
 Bachelor of Nursing Brick Red
 Master of Nursing (all streams) Brick Red
 Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics Ming Blue
 Master of Nutrition and Dietetics Ming Blue

 O

 
 Master of Occupational Therapy Yellow
 Bachelor of Medical Science (Vision Science)/Master of Optometry  Apple Green

 P

 
 Master of Palliative Care Ming Blue
 Master of Palliative Care in Aged Care Ming Blue
 Bachelor of Paramedic Science Ming Blue
 Master of Physiotherapy Ming Blue 
 Bachelor of Psychological Science Cerise
 Master of Psychology Cerise
 Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) Cerise
 Master of Public Administration English Green
 Master of Public Administration (Management) English Green
 Master of Public Administration (Policy) English Green
 Master of Public Health (all streams) Ming Blue
 Doctor of Public Health Ming Blue

 R

 
 Master of Remote and Indigenous Health Ming Blue
 Master of Remote Health Management Ming Blue
 Master of Remote Health Practice (Nurse Practitioner) Ming Blue

 S

 
 Bachelor of Science (all streams) Mauve
 Bachelor of Science (Honours) (all streams) Mauve
 Master of Science (Computer Science) Mauve
 Master of Science (Groundwater Hydrology) Mauve
 Master of Science (Health Administration) Mauve
 Doctor of Science Mauve
 Master of Screen and Media Production Gold
 Bachelor of Social Planning Scarlet
 Bachelor of Social Work Scarlet
 Master of Social Work Scarlet
 Bachelor of Social Work and Social Planning Scarlet
 Bachelor of Special Education Tangerine
 Bachelor of Speech, Language and Hearing Science Yellow
 Bachelor of Speech Pathology Yellow
 Master of Speech Pathology Yellow
 Master of Surgery Apple Green

 T

 
 Bachelor of Technology (Aquaculture) Mauve
 Bachelor of Technology (Forensic and Analytical Chemistry) Mauve
 Master of Teaching (all streams) Tangerine
 Master of Teaching English as a Second Language Tangerine
 Master of Theological Studies Purple
 Bachelor of Theology Purple
 Master of Tourism Gold
 Master of Tourism (Festival and Event Design and Management) Gold

 W

 
 Master of Water Resources Management Mauve