emoji 🎓 graduation cap svg

“🎓” meaning: graduation cap, college Emoji

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    iOS 🎓Minimum display requirements

  • 4.3+

    Android 🎓Minimum display requirements

  • 8.0+

    Windows 🎓Minimum display requirements

🎓Meaning and Description

The "Graduation Cap" emoji 🎓, is a symbol that resonates deeply with students and academics alike🧑‍🎓. Known also as the "Mortarboard" emoji, this icon is a staple in conversations about education, achievement, and milestones.

The 🎓 emoji features the classic design of a graduation cap, complete with a square, flat top and a yellow or red tassel attached to its center. The cap color is predominantly black, symbolizing the traditional academic dress.

This emoji is widely used to represent education, graduation ceremonies, and scholarly achievements. It's the perfect choice for congratulating someone on their academic milestones, whether it's graduating from high school, college, or receiving any form of academic recognition🏫. The Graduation Cap emoji encapsulates the sense of pride, accomplishment, and the end of an educational chapter.

On social media, the 🎓 emoji takes on additional layers of meaning. It's not just a symbol of graduation; it's often used to represent personal growth, the pursuit of knowledge, and the transition into a new life phase. Among younger audiences, it might also be used in a more humorous or ironic context, such as joking about the struggles of student life or the challenges of entering the "real world" after graduation.

💡The color and style of the cap and gown may vary depending on the degree and discipline of the graduate. The position of the tassel is symbolic in some ceremonies, indicating whether the graduate has received their degree or not. Usually, the tassel is worn on the right side before the degree is conferred, and moved to the left side afterwards
💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 🎓 is graduation cap, it is related to cap, celebration, clothing, graduation, hat, it can be found in emoji category: "⌚ Objects" - "👖 Clothing".

The current 🎓 is a basic Emoji without variant symbols, and there are two Emoji variation sequences corresponding to it: 🎓️ (emoji style, displaying colorful symbols on most new platforms) and 🎓︎ (text style, displaying black and white symbols on some old platforms).

🎓Examples and Usage

🔸 Congratulations on your 🎓 graduation from Yale University!
🔸 So with caps🎓 and gowns down but computer screens flipped up, we wish you all congrats and more than virtual luck.
🔸 🎓 (1F393) + emoji style (FE0F) = 🎓️ (1F393 FE0F)
🔸 🎓 (1F393) + text style (FE0E) = 🎓︎ (1F393 FE0E)

🎓Basic Information

Emoji: 🎓
Shortname: graduation cap
Apple Name: graduation cap
Known as: College | Graduate | Mortar Board | Square Academic Cap | University
Codepoint: U+1F393 Copy
Shortcode: :mortar_board: Copy
Decimal: ALT+127891
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: ⌚ Objects
Sub Categories: 👖 Clothing
Keywords: cap | celebration | clothing | graduation | hat
Proposal: L2/07‑257, L2/09‑026

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🎓Trend Chart

🎓Popularity rating over time

🎓 Trend Chart (U+1F393) - emojiall.com 100 75 50 25 0 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 🎓 www.emojiall.comemojiall.com
Date Range: 2019-05-12 - 2024-05-12
Update Time: 2024-05-18 17:05:25 UTC
🎓and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has undergone several large changes.In 2020-03, its popularity showed the biggest increase.In 2019 and 2021, the trend of its popularity converge.
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