February 1, 2020
“We are truly grateful to you for choosing Karazin University as the place of your professional and spiritual development!"
A graduation ceremony has taken place at Karazin University. It was traditionally held at Mykola Lysenko Kharkiv National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater.
The event began with a performance of the modern symphony crossover orchestra “Prime Orchestra” and the Student Academic Choir “Ad Libitum”.
The University President, Vil Bakirov, addressed the graduates in his welcoming speech: “We are truly grateful to you for choosing Karazin University as the place of your professional and spiritual development. These festivities are part of a grand program of celebrating the University’s 215th anniversary. During this period, many generations of professors, faculty, students and graduates have glorified Karazin University with scientific discoveries, high cultural and spiritual achievements, work, selfless service to the University. And each of you in this hall is a contributor to this 215-year history. Because you have made your contribution: through hard and diligent studying, fruitful student research, active participation in cultural life, self-government, sports competitions, charity events. All this was added to the treasury of Karazin University’s achievements.”
The graduates were also congratulated by the owner and President of the DCH Group, a member of the Supervisory Board of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Karazin University Doctor Honoris Causa, Oleksandr Yaroslavskyi. He is a long-standing partner and patron of the University. In particular, thanks to his help, monuments to three Nobel laureates were erected, and the access to the online library of Oxford University Press was gained.