At 1 pm to 3 pm Rehearsals, (for Young and Honorary Doctors), Saalastinsali Hall, University of Oulu
Dress code: casual, no sword nor hat needed
Time and place: at 13.00 at Saalastinsali Hall


Friday 19.5.2017  Sword-Whetting

At 6 pm Coctails for Honorary Doctors, (only for Honorary Doctors, Rector and Officiants), Hotel Lasaretti

At 7 pm to 12 pm Sharpening of the Sword or the Sword-Whetting, Hotel Lasaretti
Dress code: see Dress code: sword-whetting
Time and place for young doctors: at 19.00 at Hotel Lasaretti, Aurora Hall

Saturday 20.5.2017  Conferment Ceremony, Procession, Ecumenical Service and Conferment Banquet and Ball

Note! All Young Doctors are requested to arrive by 9 am to bring their hat and sword. All invited guests are requested to be seated by 11.50 am!

At 8.45 am to 11 am compulsory Rehearsals (for Young and Honorary Doctors), Saalastinsali Hall, University of Oulu (Pentti Kaiteran katu 1)
At 12.00 am to 3 pm Doctoral Conferment Ceremony, Saalastinsali Hall, University of Oulu

Dress code for all Saturdays events so far: see Dress code: Conferment Ceremony
Time and place: at 8.45 in Saalastinsali Hall, bus transportation from university to the city center after the ceremony

At 3.45 pm. Procession to the Oulu Cathedral
At 4 pm to 5 pm Service (ecumenical) in the Oulu Cathedral

At 7 pm to 3.45 am Conferment Banquet and Ball, Ouluhalli, Ouhallintie 20
Dress code: see Dress code: Conferment banquet and ball
Time and place: entrance at 18.30-18.50 Ouluhalli
You can have your picture taken in this Event


Sunday 21.5.2017  Sailing Trip

At 11.30 Bus transportation to Maikkula Estate from City Theatre of Oulu (and for Honorary Doctors from Hotel Lasaretti)

At 12.00 Lunch, music

Playful rowing competition on the Oulu river

Music, dancing, coffee

At 16.00 Bus transportation back to the City Theatre (and Hotel Lasaretti)
Dress code: casual, "student cap" or equivalent
Time and place: if straight to Maikkula Estate at 12.00 or if by bus at 11.30 (at latest) in front of City Theatre of Oulu



- Sword-Whetting 19.5: 100 € / person

- Doctoral Conferment Ceremony 20.5: free of charge

- Conferment Banquet and Ball 20.5: 130 € / person

- Sailing Trip 21.5: 50 € / person

- Attending as absent: 50 €

Last updated: 16.5.2017

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