Honorary decorations



The honorary decorations of the University of Tartu are the University of Tartu Grand Medal, the University of Tartu Medal, the University of Tartu Badge of Distinction, the Decoration “100 Semesters at the University of Tartu”, the Johan Skytte Medal and University of Tartu Star of Appreciation. 

See the honorary decorations and their past recipients:

All persons who have been awarded a Skytte Medal, a Grand Medal or a Medal before 2020 have the right to receive a pinned medal. The respective application should be sent to the academic secretary.

Tartu Ülikooli kunstimuuseum

Nominate a candidate for awarding with honorary decoration until 20 September


Richard Kerner

Honorary Doctor Professor Richard Kerner

Helena Kääriäinen

Honorary Doctor Professor Helena Kääriäinen