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Dies academicus 2023

The Dies academicus took place on Saturday, December 2, 2023.

The 189th Foundation Ceremony of the University of Bern was characterised by self-reflexion and a look to the future. Three honorary doctorates and five academic prizes were awarded, with one recipient being streamed live into the casino for the first time. 

Dies academicus 2023
© University of Bern, Photo: Ramon Lehmann


Honorary doctorates were presented to three individuals at the 189th Dies academicus of the University of Bern.


Eight people receive an academic prize at Dies academicus 2023.