Inaugural ceremony in honour of the new Rector

University of Banja LukaGeneral

The inaugural ceremony in honour of the new Rector of the University of Banja Luka, Prof. Milan Mataruga, attended by numerous high-ranked officials, representatives of the diplomatic corps in Bosnia and Herzegovina, public figures, employees and students of the University, was held in the Banski dvor cultural centre in Banja Luka on June 14 th 2016.

The ceremony started at noon by intoning the national anthem of the Republic of Srpska and academic hymn Gaudeamus igitur, after which followed the addresses of the receding Rector, Prof. Stanko Stanic, and the President of the Republic of Srpska, Mr Milorad Dodik.

After he was handed over the insignia of the University, the new Rector gave a speech, which can be found in the attachment below.


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