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University Celebration 3 June

On Friday, 3 June all MDU students and residents of our two new university cities are invited to the official inauguration of MDU!

We hope that many of you will be able to attend this celebration.


University Celebration 3 June

At Fristadstorget in Eskilstuna and Stora torget in Västerås.

The entire programme, including the concerts, will be broadcast alternately on big screens, so that the audience can follow the entire programme in both locations.


14:00-16:00 Open house of the campuses in both cities

15:00 Inauguration of Universitetsplatsen in Eskilstuna

With Sarita Hotti (S), chair of the city planning committee and student ambassador Laura Chan.

16:00 Official inauguration of MDU

Programme events from the stage in both Eskilstuna and Västerås with our hosts Fredrik Berling and Sofia Rågenklint. Inauguration speech by Anna Ekström, Minister for Education. Participants from Västerås City and Eskilstuna Municipality and other collaboration partners. Music from Kent Non Stop.

17:00-18:00 Unikampen

Student activities at both locations where we hope to include residents as part of the audience to join competitions and other activities.

18:00-22:00 concerts

Grand finale with four evening concerts at Stora torget in Västerås and at Fristadstorget in Eskilstuna. 

  • ​​​​​​​Cherrie (Eskilstuna)
  • Rhys (Västerås)
  • Anis Don Demina med DJ-set (Eskilstuna)
  • Smith & Thell (Västerås)

The University Celebration is being arranged by MDU together with Eskilstuna Municipality and Västerås City.

Utbildningsminister Anna Ekström

Anna Ekström (Foto: Kristian Pohl/Regeringskansliet)

Konferencier Sofia Rågenklint

Sofia Rågenklint (Foto: Matilda Sandberg/SVT)

Konferencier Fredrik Berling

Fredrik Berling (Foto:MySpeaker)

Photo of artists: UNITED STAGE

Compete in Unikampen 3 June

Compete with your programme or student association in various challenges, during the University Festival on 3 June. Put together a team of ten people and bring your whole association to cheer on the winners of Unikampen! Registration closes on 29 May.

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