Every other year Jönköping University celebrates academic festivities with an inauguration and conferment ceremony.

The inauguration of full professors and conferment of PhDs takes place every 18 months at Jönköping University. The celebration is an impressive occasion with many guests, beautiful, festive clothes, speeches and live music.

This year the Academic Ceremony will take place on 25 September 2021, between 14:00 - 16:00 at Spira Concert Hall in Jönköping. The inaugural lectures will be held on the 23 and 24 September 2021.

Due to the situation with the coronavirus pandemic, the inaugural lectures and the academic ceremony will be livestreamed. We will be following developments closely and will update information about the event on this page.

Watch the ceremony on 25 September 2021


See a slideshow of the previous Academic Ceremony in 2019