University of Oulu will hold its 11th Doctoral Conferment Ceremony in spring 2020. Conferment Ceremony will be arranged jointly by all Faculties. The ceremonies will take place in three consecutive days from 22nd to 24th of May 2020. The Conferment Ceremonies begin on Friday 22nd with Sword-Whetting at Hotel Lasaretti. The Conferment Ceremony is on Saturday 23th at noon in Saalastinsali, University of Oulu. After the Conferment Ceremony there is a procession to the Oulu Cathedral for an ecumenical service. The Conferment Banquet and Ball will be held on the same night in Teatria. The celebrations will conclude on Sunday 24th of May with the Sailing Trip at Maikkula Mansion.
The registration for the Conferment Ceremonies is now open at the Conferment website. The registration for Young Doctors is open until 12th of January 2020.
Young Doctor who has not been conferred a degree and who has graduated between 1.1.2017–31.12.2019 may register. Also, Doctors who have not been conferred a degree and have graduated before 2017 may register, but the number of participants is limited.
Niina Timosaari, Project Manager
Jouko Miettunen, Master of Ceremonies
Johanna Bluemink, Chief Marshall
Last updated: 2.10.2019