Commencement Ceremonies.

The Johannes Kepler University Linz would like to congratulate you on successfully completing your degree!

Take advantage of the opportunity to take part in a commencement ceremony and celebrate your academic accomplishments!


Event Management


Science Park 5., 3rd Floor, Rm. 315


+43 732 2468 4984


Graduates of a Bachelor's, Master's, Diploma degree or doctoral program can sign up to attend the degree conferral ceremony on the following dates:

Dates Sign up starting Deadline

Tuesday, April 11, 2023
The Faculty of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Start time TBA.

Wednesday, April 12, 2023
The Faculty of Law
Start time TBA.

Thursday, April 13, 2023
The Faculty of Social Sciences, Economics & Business
Start time TBA.

February 1, 2023


March 13, 2023

July 5 and 6, 2023    
November 13, 14, 15, and 16, 2023    

General Information about Commencement Ceremonies at the JKU

  • You may only take part in the graduation ceremony once you have official status as a graduate at the time of registration (please contact the Office of Examinations & Recognition Services in this matter).

  • There is an administration fee of € 49. Kindly transfer the amount to the following account: Johannes Kepler Universität Linz, Altenbergerstraße 69, 4040 Linz, BIC RZOOAT2L, IBAN AT96 3400 0000 0262 4815, Purpose of Payment: "Akademische Feier"

  • Please attach or upload the payment document (*.pdf, *.jpg or *.tif, max. 2 MB) to the registration form.

  • If you have successfully registered, you will receive an e-mail containing a confirmation and detailed information.

  • Are you celebrating having earned more than one degree? Please sign up with each of your degrees and indicate the number of your degrees in the "Notes" field. The administrative fee must only be paid once.

  • If you cannot take part in the graduation ceremony and must cancel once you have registered - or you are prevented from being able to take part - the administrative fee of €49 will not be refunded.

  • The registration form is only available and visible during the registration period.

  • Parking is available at the university parking lots and standard fees apply.

  • You can purchase a graduation cap as part of the commencement ceremony. Submit your order at any time by sending an e-mail to:

  • Animals are not permitted at the event. Exception: Assistance animals (such as guide dogs for the blind, or assistance dogs).

  • Our photographer will take individual portrait photos before the ceremony, and family photos following the ceremony.

  • The number of guests who can attend the ceremony depends on the number of graduates who have registered for the conferral ceremony. Event Management will you send a personal invitation along with a link to register your guests. All of the registration information will be deleted 2 weeks after the event

  • Approximately 2 weeks before the ceremony, you will receive a written invitation by e-mail containing information about the academic ceremony as well as the date allocation.


Registration is closed.