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Discover free diploma templates from Adobe Express.

Adobe Express has you covered for all of your diploma making needs. Honor your students' achievements by choosing one of our professionally crafted templates, or create your own. It's as easy as selecting a template, customizing, and sharing.

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How to make a diploma.

Start a new project.
Open Adobe Express on web or mobile to begin your custom diploma for free.
Browse diploma templates.
Explore thousands of trending templates to make your diploma. Search by aesthetic, color, type, or keyword.
Customize it.
Add your own images, personalize with icons and design assets from our collections, and choose a stunning font pairing for your diploma.
Add your branding.
Make a diploma that matches your visual identity. Upload your logo, add your slogan, and include contact details if necessary.
Download your diploma.
Save your completed diploma right to your device. Revisit your project anytime in the future to update it, resize it, or remix the design.

Celebrate achievement with creativity on your side.

With the power of Adobe Express, you can celebrate accomplishments with style. Once you create your diploma certificate, resize it to share on any social platform. There are endless creative opportunities to turn your diploma into something to remember.

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Let Adobe Express be your diploma design expert.

Explore professionally designed templates to get your wheels spinning or create your diploma certificate from scratch. Establish a theme for your designs using photos, icons, logos, personalized fonts, and other customizable elements to make them feel entirely authentic. With Adobe Express, it's free and easy to make, save, and share your designs within minutes.

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Frequently asked questions.

What is the standard size for a diploma certificate?
Generally, most diplomas are printed on standard 8.5” by 11” letter paper with landscape orientation. Some doctorate diplomas are printed larger on 11” by 14” paper. If you’d like to make a custom diploma that’s larger or smaller, use the Resize tool to enter in your desired dimensions.
How do I make a professional diploma certificate?
Give your diploma a professional presentation by choosing an Old English or other elegant display font for the header. Add your logo or seal, along with signatures from important people involved. Work with your printer to choose a formal paper type and discuss the possibility of having gold foil elements for an impressive design.
Can I edit my diploma certificate after I've downloaded?
Absolutely. Access your projects anytime by opening Adobe Express on the web or the app. Update your diploma or duplicate it to create a remixed design in the future.

Can I create my own diploma certificate template?

Any new or existing project can be turned into a shareable template. Open your project, choose the Share option in the top right, and follow the prompts to make your own diploma certificate template. Access your templates from your library and share with collaborators.

Can I get Adobe Express for free? If so, what’s included?

Yes, Adobe Express has a free plan that includes core features like photo editing tools and effects and thousands of free templates. Learn more about our plans and pricing.