Matriculation 2018

  • Immatrikulering
    Håkon Sparre

The Matriculation Ceremony 2018 will take place on 17 August at 13:00 on the lawn in front of the Clock Building on Campus Ås.


NMBU invites everyone to the formal matriculation ceremony and outdoor concert on Friday, 18 August 2017.

Matriculation is a festive occassion rich in tradition. The ceremony welcomes new degree students admitted to a Norwegian university for the first time.

The outdoor ceremony will take place in front of the Clock Building. At the conclusion of the ceremony, the university has planned an outdoor concert for students, employees and local community. The Norwegian band No.4 will perform a musical piece specifically composed for NMBU on the outdoor stage among the traditional and historical buildings on campus.

Students from the following programmes will be matriculated:

Degree programmes; 3-year bachelor and 5-year master

All English language master programmes

Dress: Formal, National Costume, if desired

No classes after 12:00

Meeting time: Latest 12:30
Please report to the meeting place for your faculty indicated below promtly at 12:30. Buddies from each faculty will be there to meet you and walk down to the lawn together with you.  There is a designated area for each faculty, and the buddies will assist in locating the correct area:

Biosciences (BIOVIT):
At the Falsen statue behind the Tower Building (west side)

Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science (KBM):
At the small red building/storehouse between the Economy Building and the Biotechnology Building

Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management (MINA):
In front of Parkgården

Landscape and Society (LANDSAM):
On the lawn behind (north side) of the Tivoli Building

School of Economics and Business (HH):
North side of the Tower Building

Science and Technology (REALTEK):
In front of Vitenparken

Veterinary Medicine:
In the Clock Building

Faculty and study program overview

Campus Map

All students must be on the lawn and seated in the appropriate location (signs for each faculty will be posted) latest 12:50.

Matriculation 2018


NMBU Fanfare - Music


Rector's Speech

The Student Board President's Speech

International Student's Speech

Matriculation Ceremony

Students from each faculty go on stage together with their buddies and
study coordinators. On stage, each student will receive a rose
from the dean,
shake rector's hand and then continue
to the other side of the stage
and return to the same location on the lawn.
Buddies and study coordinators will indicate the way.

Presentation of Prizes
Best Lecturer and Best Master Thesis

Exit Processional

Faculty Stands - each faculty will have activities for their new students

Concert: No.4


Published 20. August 2015 - 10:21 - Updated 25. July 2018 - 15:00

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