Dress Code

All graduands attending ITE Graduation Ceremony will be required to wear the ITE Graduation Attire. 

Graduands who are not properly attired or have hair colour that is not of a natural tone will not be registered and will not be allowed to go on stage to receive the certificate/medal.

ITE has appointed My Uniform Shop to manage the rental and sale of ITE Graduation Attire to graduands. Please click here for more details on renting/purchasing the graduation attire. 

The ITE Graduation Attire consists of a one-piece robe and detachable collar flap. A common design is adopted for all graduands.

Male GraduandFemale Graduand

Please ensure that you have the correct collar flap colour for your Graduation Ceremony. The colour of the detachable collar flap, based on the graduand’s qualification level, is shown below:

Collar Flap Colour Chart

LevelCollar Flap Collar


Higher Nitec


Technical Engineer Diploma

Technical Diploma

Work-Study Diploma



Graduands are advised to dress neatly and appropriately for the occasion. The ITE graduation gown looks good with the following attire:

Male GraduandFemale Graduand
White / light-coloured long-sleeved business shirt with tieBlouse or dress with collar, preferably long or ¾ sleeved
Dark-coloured business pants
Note: Full-Time National (Servicemen (NSF) are expected to change into the recommended outfit
Skirt or dark-coloured dress pants
Note: The skirt length should be shorter than the graduation attire so the skirt does not hang below the graduation attire.
Dark-coloured office shoes with socksCourt shoes
Short and neat hairdo
Coloured hair must be of a natural tone
Neat hairdo 
Coloured hair must be of a natural tone
  • The following are examples of unacceptable dressing: Casual pants/jeans, T-shirts, polo shirts, shorts, culottes, bermudas, mini-skirts (females), slippers, sneakers, sports shoes, open toe sandals, ear studs (male graduands).
  • The following are examples of unacceptable hairdo and hair colours: Long fringe/tying of hair (for male graduands), hair colours such as grey, yellow, gold, blue, green, pink, purple etc.