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17.6.2020 News

New date for the Conferment Ceremony is 11.-13.6.2021

The 11th Doctoral Conferment Ceremony of the University of Oulu has been postponed until summer 2021 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The new date is June 11-13, 2021. The preliminary programme and the venues of the festivities stay the same as previously announced.

4.6.2020 News

An Interview with Honorary Doctors podcast series begins with CEO Risto Murto

The first episode of Interview with Honorary Doctors Podcast is now live on the Spotify account of the University of Oulu.

26.5.2020 News

Doctoral Conferment Ceremony postponed to next spring

The ceremonial conferments of the three universities have been postponed. The universities of Oulu, Turku and Eastern Finland aim to organise their ceremonial conferments in the spring 2021.

10.2.2020 News

Over 200 Doctors registered to the 11th Conferment Ceremony of the University of Oulu

Over 200 Young Doctors celebrate their achievements at the 11th Conferment Ceremony of the University of Oulu.

24.1.2020 News

New Honorary Doctors of the University of Oulu are now published

The University of Oulu will confer 21 new honorary doctorates in a Doctoral Conferment Ceremony on May 22–24, 2020. Conferment of an honorary doctorate is the highest honour that the University can grant to a person.

16.1.2020 News

Doctoral Conferment Ceremony info session in English on Friday Jan 24th in Tellus Linnanmaa

Doctors graduated before December 31st, 2019 celebrate their achievements at the 11th Doctoral Conferment Ceremony of the Universi

16.1.2020 News

Registration for the Doctoral Conferment Ceremony continues until Jan 31st

Registration for the 11th Doctoral Conferment Ceremony of the University of Oulu is open until January 31st 2020.

18.12.2019 News

Conferment Ball rehearsals in August and September 2020

After the Conferment Banquet on Saturday Sep 12th, 2020 there is a Ball with old dances. There are rehearsals for the old dances in August and September:

29.10.2019 News

Accommodation during the Conferment Festivities 2020

For the convenience of the participants and guests of the Conferment Festivities of the University of Oulu, special priced accommodation is being be offered in Oulu city centre for 22-24 May 2020.

1.10.2019 News

The Registration for the Doctoral Conferment Ceremony is now open

University of Oulu will hold its 11th Doctoral Conferment Ceremony in spring 2020.  The registration for the Conferment Ceremonies is now open.