Sigill Academic ceremony

At the University of Borås the academic ceremony with professorial inauguration and doctoral degree conferment ceremony takes place annually in the beginning of May. This year the ceremony will take place 3 May. During the ceremony there will be a inauguration for the new Vice-Chancellor.

After that the new professors will be inaugurated and the doctoral degree conferment ceremony will take place. 

For your information: We will take photos and film during both the ceremony and the inaugural lectures. The material will be used in news articles, on the webpage, for marketing etcetera.

The ceremony of 2019

As a member of the staff you are welcome to visit the ceremony. The ceremony takes about 1½ hour and there will not be a mingle event afterwards. No registration is necessary. 

Date: 3 May
Time: 15:00
Venue: Borås Congress Centre

Dress code: Optional, but remember that this is an important event for the people involved. Please show consideration.

Inaugural lectures

The day before the ceremony the new professors will give their inaugural lectures. The lectures will be held in Swedish. After the lectures there will be a mingle event. The lectures are open to all but a registration is necessary so we can plan the hall and the mingle event. 

Date: 2 May
Time: From 13:15 or 14:00, see the programme for details
Venue: Vestindien, Textile Fashion Center

See the programme and register by 24 April.