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Come to meet and greet us tomorrow at the opening ceremony! The programme includes a ceremonial transfer of the rectorship, Rector Jari Niemelä’s opening speech, as well as salutations from the staff and the Student Union of the University of Helsinki. During the Opening Carnival, student associations will take over the Main Building, Porthania and nearby streets on the City Centre Campus.
Welcome to the opening ceremony of the academic year at the University of Helsinki on 3 September helsinki.fi

After the ceremony, the festivities will spread to the streets of the City Centre Campus in the form of the Opening Carnival.