04.10.2017

The Inauguration Ceremony of The Academic Year 2017/2018


The Rector and The Senate of AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow kindly invite to participate in the ceremonial session of the Senate dedicated to The Inauguration Ceremony of The Academic Year 2017/2018. 

The ceremony will be held on October 4, 2017 at 11.00 a.m. in the AGH UST Assembly Hall, Krakow, al. A. Mickiewicza 30.

Programme of the ceremony:  

  • 9.00 – Mass in the Collegiate Church of Saint Ann (11 Św. Anny Street)
  • 10.00 – Concert by AGH UST Orchestra
  • 10.30 – Procession of Senate members, employees and students (from pavilion B-8 to pavilion A-0)
  • 11.00 – Ceremonial session of AGH UST Senate
    - “Gaude Mater Polonia” performed by the Choir of the “Krakus” Song and Dance Ensemble
    - Opening of the Senate’s session by Rector professor Tadeusz Słomka
    - Matriculation of first-year students
    - “Gaudeamus igitur” performed by the Choir of the „Krakus” Song and Dance Ensemble
    - Speech made by a students representative
    - Awarding state decorations and prizes
    - Opening lecture by professor Tadeusz Gadacz entitled ”University in the times of mindlessness”
    - Closing of the ceremonial session of the Senate


After the end of the ceremonial session of AGH UST Senate (about 12.30 p.m.) a meeting of the university’s authorities with guests to the inauguration (cloisters in pavilion A-0).