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Welcome to the opening of the academic year on 4 September

Tampere University of Technology celebrates the opening of the academic year in the large auditorium in the Festia building on Monday, 4 September at 13:15.


Opening procession

Music - String quartet of Tampere Academic Symphony Orchestra

Opening speech - President Mika Hannula

Keynote speech – TUT’s Honorary Doctor and Advisory Board member Marjo Matikainen-Kallström

Speech by the Student Union - Chair Tiina Mikkonen

Greetings from alumni - MSc (Tech), Board Chair Risto Lehtimäki

2016 Dissertation Awards

Music – student choir Teekkarikuoro


The ceremony will be streamed live on YouTube. A link to the live stream will be published a few days before the opening ceremony.

Part of the speeches will be held in English, but the ceremony is mainly conducted in Finnish.

News submitted by: Anna Naukkarinen
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