Inauguration Ceremony of new academic year

The Inauguration Ceremony of the new academic year will take place on October 5, 2021 at 11 am in a hybrid mode. It will be held in compliance with all sanitary rules related to the pandemic.

The ceremony will be closed to the public. We invite you all to participate online in the event which will be broadcast live.

A link to the event will be published on the Inauguration Day on our site at:


1. Academic procession

2. National anthem

3. Opening addresses

4. Speech by prof. dr hab. Anna Wypych-Gawrońska, Rector of Jan Dlugosz University in Czestochowa

5. Matriculation ceremony

6. Doctoral habilitation conferment

7. Doctoral degree conferment

8. Conferment of distinctions and awards to the University staff

9. PRIMUS IN UNIVERSITATE award conferment

10. Speech by dr Krzysztof Winiarski, Head of the JDU Council

11. Speech by the Head of the Student Government Council

12. Speech by the Head of the Doctoral Student Association

13. Speeches by the invited guests

14. Inaugural lecture by prof. dr hab. n. med. dr h.c. Andrzej Górski: Promowanie zasad etyki w nauce i działania na rzecz zachowania ich wysokich standardów (The code of ethics in research and maintaining its high standards)

15. Gaudeamus igitur

We reserve the right to make changes to the programme of the ceremony due to the pandemic situation.

We would like to inform that during the inauguration ceremony of the Academic Year (5.10.2021), a live-stream transmission will be carried out and photo reports and film recordings will be made in order to distribute them in various forms, via the website, social media and information materials, which thus involves the dissemination of the image of people participating in the event. Participation in meetings and celebrations means that the participant consents to the processing of his/her image for the purposes referred to above.