Inauguration ceremony of the Rector of Universidade de Lisboa and Opening of the Academic Year

Aula Magna - ULisboa Rectory building

The Inauguration Ceremony of the new Rector of Universidade de Lisboa, professor Luís Manuel dos Anjos Ferreira, will take place on 12th October 2021, at 3:30 p.m. The new Rector was elected on 6th September for a 4-year mandate (2021-2025).

The Opening Ceremony of the 2021/2022 Academic Year will be chaired by the newly elected Rector.


Venue: Aula Magna, Rectory building – Universidade de Lisboa.  |  Live streaming.


On this day ULisboa will welcome its new students and all international students. A welcome session including a Sunset Party with Tunas (university musical organizations by students) and DJ Camboja Selecta (from Portugal) will take place at 6 p.m.