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Welcoming Ceremony for all new international guests

When:We 27-08-2014 13:00 - 17:00
Where:Martini Church

The University organizes an official Welcoming Ceremony for all new international guests at the beginning of both the first and second semester. The programme includes short speeches by the President of the university, the Mayor of Groningen, and other distinguished guest speakers. After the official ceremony in the Martini Church, an information market will be organized on the square in front of the Academy Building. Students will be hosting lectures about studying in Groningen. Special welcoming packages will be distributed.

All new international students should receive an invitation from the University. If for some reason you do not receive such an invitation, please contact the International Service Desk. Attending the ceremony is free of charge. New international students are strongly advised to attend. The first welcoming ceremony of 2014 will take place on Wednesday 27 August 2014 .

See also: the programme