On 16 – 18 August 2018, the University of Tampere will organise a joint conferment of doctoral and doctor honoris cause degrees of all the Faculties. The conferment ceremony will be the last one organised by the current University of Tampere.
The conferment celebrations will take place at the Tampere Hall.
The Rector has appointed a working group to plan the conferment and invited Professor Päivi Åstedt-Kurki from the Faculty of Social and Health Sciences to chair the group. Head of Administration Niina Puronurmi was appointed secretary and Head of Administration Sari Saastamoinen vice-secretary of the group.
The previous conferment ceremony at the University of Tampere took place in 2014 and the School of Communication, Media and Theatre, School of Education and School of Social Sciences and Humanities participated.