Previous Doctoral Awards Ceremonies

Previous Doctoral Awards Ceremonies

Doctoral Awards Ceremony 2019

November 2019

... were awarded at two Doctoral Awards Ceremonies in the Aula, Main Building at campus Gløshaugen.

Thursday 14 November

...doctors were gathered to attende the ceremony and received their diploma. Researcher and entrepreneur Steinar Sælid was awarded NTNU’s Honorary Award. Academic procession and musical acts.

Photo: Thor Nielsen/NTNU


Wednesday 13 November

... doctors were gathered to attend the ceremony and received their diploma. Professor Emerita Vishanthie Sewpaul in Social Work, University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) in South Afrika, were awarded a honorary doctorate, dr.h.c. Academic procession and musical acts.

Photo: Thor Nielsen/NTNU


Previous Doctoral Awards Ceremonies

Honorary Doctors

The list of honorary degrees includes persons awarded their honorary degree by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology and its predecessors the Norwegian Institute of Technology, (honorary degrees 1935–1967) and the University of Trondheim (honorary degrees 1968–1995).


NTNU’s Honorary Award

NTNU's Honorary Award is awarded to people who, through their lives and work, have contributed to NTNU's development or made a special social effort nationally and internationally. The page is in Norwegian.


Photos and recordings

14 November 2019

Photos at Flickr | Recording at YouTube | Acting Rector Anne Borg’s speech

13 November 2019

Photos at Flickr | Recording at YouTube | Acting Rector Anne Borg’s speech

16 November 2018

Photos at Flickr | Recording at YouTube | Rector Gunnar Bovim's speech

16 March 2018

Photos at Flickr | Recording at YouTube | Rector Gunnar Bovim's speech

17 November 2017

Photos at Flickr | Recording at YouTube | Rector Gunnar Bovim's speech

10 March 2017

Photos at Flickr | Recording at YouTube | Rector Gunnar Bovim’s speech

18 November 2016:

Photos at Flickr | Recording at YouTube

11 March 2016:

Photos at Flickr | Recording at YouTube

13 November 2015

Photos at Flickr | Recording at YouTube

20 March 2015:

Photos at Flickr | Recording at YouTube

14 November 2014

Photos at Flickr

28 March 2014

Photos at Flickr

31 May 2013

Photos at Flickr

1 June 2012

Photos at Flickr

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