A bigger graduation ceremony, the Solemn Conferment of Master's Degrees, which all the students who have been awarded the Master's Degree during the year can attend, is held once per academic year in Helsinki. The solemn conferment is the festive part of the graduation where you receive a certificate entitling you to use the professional title "ekonom" in Finland. This year the Solemn Conferment of Master's Degrees is held November 10th at 5pm.
If you have graduated with a Master's Degree in Helsinki between December 2016 and 20th of october 2017, you are invited to the Solemn Conferment of Master's Degrees on the 10th November.
Registration for the PERSONNEL and other invited guests: https://forma.hanken.fi/lomakkeet/694/lomake.html
Greetings from the other students
Please join the group Ekonomer 17 on Facebook for more information about the festivities during the fall.
The Solemn Conferment
It is very important that you are on time in auditorium Maxen at 16.30, since important information about the Solemn Conferment will be given to you. After the Solemn Conferment, sparkling wine will be served to all the guests.
The Gala Dinner
The Gala dinner is held at restaurant Metropol, Hietaniemenkatu 14. After the dinner there will live music and dancing. The restaurant closes at 2am. The Gala Dinner is only for the recently graduated Masters and Hanken's personnel. The fee for the Gala dinner is 77€
Every participant may invite 1-2 guests to the Solemn Conferment of Degrees. You do not need to register your guests. The Gala Dinner afterwards is only for the recently graduated Masters and Hanken's personnel.
For the recently graduated the dress code is the following: a white tie or dark suit for the gentlemen and a long evening gown for the ladies. There is no dress code for the graduated masters' guests at the Solemn Conferment, but they are advised to consider the nature of the event.
If you have any questions about the Solemn Conferment of Master's Degrees, please email firstname.lastname@example.org