Every summer at the end of the academic year Halmstad University hosts a joint ceremony for all graduating students. More information about the ceremony will follow on this page.
Graduation ceremony 2020
Due to the ongoing corona pandemic, this year's graduation week will be somewhat different. This year, the graduation activities with graduation fairs, scholarship ceremonies and programme assemblies are performed digitally.
Greeting from Vice-Chancellor Stephen Hwang
Greeting from the Alumna of the Year
Greeting from the Student Union
Student of the Year
Every year, at the graduation ceremony, Halmstad University rewards one student from each of our schools with the award Student of the Year. Everyone with a connection to the University can nominate candidates for the award.
Alumnus/Alumna of the Year
Every year, at the Graduation ceremony, Halmstad University reward a former student with the award Alumnus/Alumna of the Year. Please find below the previous winners and information on how to submit a nomination for the upcoming award.
Alumna of the Year 2020
Rebecka Larsson is a former student in the Health Education programme and works with supporting individuals that have ended up outside the labour market and need to be rehabilitated.
Alumna of the Year 2019
Åsa Ekman, children’s rights consultant and former student in the Bachelor's Programme in Sociology and Community Development and Social Action.
Alumnus of the Year 2018
Christoffer Lindhe, entrepreneur and former student in the Bachelor's Programme in Innovation Engineering.