University measures taken regarding the spread of COVID-19
- The MU Crisis Board recommends mass lectures for more than 100 students to be organized in distance mode everywhere it is possible without significant loss of teaching quality.
- The exam period is from 18 May to 30 September. MU Crisis Board recommends to hold a maximum of examinations in distance form.
- See Rector’s special rules for study in the spring semester.
- Foreigners may enter the country, please see details in sections for students and employees. See also current restrictions in the Czech Republic.
Most of EU foreigners may enter the country without any restriction
From this week, most of EU foreigners may enter the Czech Republic without any restrictions. Negative test for coronavirus or compulsory quarantine is required for foreigners coming from Sweden, Portugal, Belgium, UK and Silesian Voivodeship in Poland.
Foreigners from EU can enter Czech Republic under updated rules
There are updated rules of entering the Czech Republic.
Information on issuing visas and residence permits
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic has started to issue visas and residence permits for international students and employees of Masaryk University. Please see more information at the website of the ministry.
All MUNI canteens will reopen from Monday 25 May
From Monday, 25 May, all MU catering services will reopen. There will be also a new offer of meals on the menu, but it is still necessary to order meals in the reservation system in advance. New: meals can now be ordered 14 days in advance. The ordering obligation does not apply to weekly menu.
On the initiative of Rector Martin Bares, Masaryk University created a volunteer network. With thousands of volunteers applying, we can now offer assistance in many activities and fields.
Brno research institutes team up to improve stroke treatment and diagnosis
A new research group consisting of seven institutes has been founded to improve the development of new drugs and procedures to treat and diagnose strokes.
Flooding in Europe hit its peak at the turn of the millennium
European scientists, including experts from Masaryk University, have mapped the occurrence of floods over the past five centuries.
Masaryk University establishes new Faculty of Pharmacy
Pharmacy studies have returned to Masaryk University after a 60-year absence with the establishment of a tenth faculty, the Faculty of Pharmacy.
Medical student from USA: From volunteering during the coronavirus crisis to passing exams
For American Michael Fiedler the spring semester of his second to last year at the MU Faculty of Medicine was more difficult than he had anticipated.
Have questions? Contact us.