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19. October 2020


Dear Sir or Madam,

We at the University of Bonn traditionally celebrate the start of the new academic year on October 18, the foundation day of the University. This winter semester 2020/21 will see the official celebration held on Monday, October 19, 2020 from 5 pm.

I should like to take this opportunity to invite you to this special event.

The decision as to how guests can be invited to take part in the event in compliance with the health and safety regulations which will be in force on this date will be announced as soon as possible. The event will be made available in the Internet as livestream.


Professor Dr. Dr. h.c. Michael Hoch

Rector of the University of Bonn



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