AY 2015 Spring Undergraduate Commencement Held
Date of activity: March 25, 2016
The University of Tokyo AY 2015 Spring Undergraduate Commencement was held at Yasuda Auditorium on Friday, March 25th, 2016.
The ceremony for students from the Faculties in the humanities disciplines started at 9:15, while the ceremony for those from the Faculties in the science disciplines started at 11:30.
Followed by the University of Tokyo Orchestra's performance of Symphony No. 88 in G major by Joseph Haydn, the ceremonies began amidst a solemn and majestic atmosphere as the president, guests, the executive vice presidents, and deans of the Faculties ascended to the stage in their academic gowns.The ceremonies opened with President Gonokami awarding diplomas to graduates representative of each Faculty. President Gonokami then gave a speech to the audience of each ceremony, and two representative graduates (Mr. Shinnosuke Kikuchi from the Faculty of Economics in the first ceremony and Mr. Kousuke Shirahata from the Faculty of Engineering in the second ceremony) made addresses in reply on behalf of the entire graduating class, after which the ceremonies were concluded.