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Public Graduation Ceremony

The public graduation ceremony will be held on 10th June 2020 in Turku Akatemiatalo.

All students who have graduated or are graduating with a Master of Science degree between 3 Dec 2020 and 8 June 2020 are invited to the ceremony. An invitation will be given along with the degree certificate or sent to graduates.

Students should submit their degree application to the Faculty by 31 May 2020 at the latest, if they wish to participate in the ceremony.

The programme consists of speeches (mainly in Finnish) and music. Each graduate will additionally be given a small graduation present. The duration of the ceremony is 1-1,5 hours depending on the number of participants. Graduates may invite three guests to the ceremony.

Please enrol yourself and your guests by filling in the registration form by 3 June 2020.


Instructions for the Graduates

The ceremony will begin at 14.00 sharp, and graduates must arrive by 13.45. Please note that guests arriving late will not be let in.

Dress code for the event is dark suit.​

The programme begins with a parade of the graduates. Therefore, the graduates will remain at the entrance hall while the guests are guided to be seated in the ceremony hall to wait for the beginning of the ceremony.

The event will be photographed. Photographs taken by the University can be downloaded from the Faculty website shortly after. Photographing is allowed, but please note that guests are advised to remain seated during the ceremony.

If for any reason your registered participation is cancelled, it is important that you inform of it by e-mail to opo-ml@utu.fi or by telephone +358 50 3206 173.​​​