Birkbeck, University of London Luxury Certificate Holders


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Birkbeck graduates treasure their degree certificates and find a smart way of keeping them safe and secure is in a luxury certificate holder.  This navy padded material folder with gold print exterior, grey watered-silk interior can house up to 2 certificates (A4) neatly.  Overall dimensions 318 mm tall x 225 mm wide with 14mm spine.

I just graduated from Birkbeck, University of London and I need something to safely display and transport my degree certificate that looks smart - can you help?

University of London Federation member, Birkbeck, recommends a Luxury Certificate Holder for its graduates.  It’s hand-crafted with a leatherette cover and taffeta silk lining. It’ll safely preserve your hard-earned degree.

Yes. They are endorsed by Birkbeck, and by University of London Production Office – 0207 862 8303; The certificate holder was specifically designed in collaboration with The London Universities Group.

Each certificate holder has the official logo of the Birkbeck University on the front cover.  There is no other print on it.

Birkbeck certificate holders are available in dark blue with gold print only. If you find it in other colours, it’s not genuine.

It measures 318mm x 225mm with a 14mm spine and will contain A4 certificates.

It will hold up to two diplomas/certificates secured by taffeta corner pockets. Graduates often put their graduation photo in the other space.

Yes. It is designed to remain upright a firm surface and in an open position.

Birkbeck, University of London certificate holders are solely available from School Smart Products Limited.

Certificate holders are hand made-to-order in the UK workshop. From order to shipping will take 3-5 days.

Your certificate holder is priced at £59 including VAT.

There’s a fixed item price but if you order multiple holders, together with other students, you can save on the shipping fee. It’s one price if you buy one or ten.

All materials are archival-quality, i.e. acid free and intended for long-term storage. Your degree will be kept safe.

Use a damp e-cloth on the leatherette surface. Do not use detergent. This may fade the colour.

No. The print is permanent. Melded, using high temperature and pressure.

The certificate holders are UK made in South Yorkshire.

All materials are sustainably sourced – 90% in the UK 10% in the Netherlands.  They’ve PETA Approved Vegan certification and are certified by RCS (Recycled Claim Standard). For further details check Sustainability Information

Further, the certificate holders are hand-made by craftspeople, from scratch, in our South Yorkshire, UK based workshop. Modern Slavery statement available on request.

You can collect it in person from us, the manufacturer or, it will be delivered by DHL or TNT/Fedex.

Yes. Contact the manufacturer. (WebChat; telephone or e-mail) You will ALWAYS receive friendly support from knowledgeable customer service personnel. We will do our best to help.

Yes. We ship overseas, apart from Mainland China, Russia and Brazil.

UK shipping – £3.50. Mainland Europe – £12 Rest of the world – £29.

One Birkbeck certificate holder weighs 0.5kg. It will be cheaper to have it sent to you  in the UK address. It is light enough to carry home.

In the unlikely event that your certificate holder is faulty, contact School Smart ASAP with a photo of the problem. We want you to be happy with your perfect product.

They are manufactured to order; they are a non-returnable item.

If your parcel doesn’t arrive, get in touch and you will be provided with tracking. Any loss will be investigated resolved.

The following shipping charges apply to luxury certificate holders.

ZoneShipping Methods – Student Luxury Certificate Holders Only
UK and Ireland£3.50 DHL/FedEx/Royal Mail Tracked
Europe£12 FedEx/UPS/Royal Mail Tracked
Rest of the world£29 DHL/FedEx (Delivery to Brazil, China, Egypt, Pakistan and Russia currently unavailable due to customs issues)


Please note, the choice of courier for the UK & Ireland and Europe is dependent on the recipient’s address, any special instructions, house or apartment block and so on. You will receive an email to say your order is complete and being despatched. Any discrepancies must be reported within 3 weeks of this email being sent.