Academic Ceremony

Academic Ceremony is arranged to commemorate the university's new professors, doctors and honorary doctorates. The next Academic Ceremony will take place on Friday, April 5, 2019.


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This is the Academic Ceremony

At Academic Ceremony, the University's new doctors and the new university honors doctors are promoted. The professors employed in the past two years are installed. In addition, the recipients are attended by the educational prize and MDH's cooperation medal and the holder of the professorship to Alva Myrdal's memory.

The Academic Ceremony is arranged on 5 April at Västerås Konserthus. Guests who will be attending the ceremony are welcome from 15.50. The audience should have taken their seats 16.20, the ceremony begins at 16.30. The ceremony is open to the public.


Questions about Academic Ceremony

Master of Ceremonies, tel: +46 021-10 13 70



Practical information

Here we have gathered all the information required to make participation in the day as simple and festive as possible. Read more.

New honorary doctors at MDH






Gisele Mwepu

Johan Fastbom

Ola Sellin


Video from Academic Ceremony 2017

The latest Academic Ceremony took place april 28 2017.


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Music feature

During the ceremony, students and teachers from MDH's Music- and opera university perform.