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.
Psychological recommendations and advice for families with children, students and the public
The team of the Department of Psychology of the Faculty of Social Studies of Masaryk University completed their special website dedicated to advice and assistance to various groups of people who have to cope with the effects of the coronavirus epidemic.
Answers to frequently asked questions about moving from the dormitories
Since Saturday, we have received a lot of questions regarding the check-out from the dormitories due to the coronavirus crisis measures. Here are the answers to the most frequently asked ones. Details of the current situation and processes at the dormitories can be found at skm.muni.cz. The questions and answers are below.
MUNI dormitories: Students can check-out remotely. They get 70 percent discount
Masaryk University will help students who live at dormitories and who are affected by the current restrictions on movement and interruption of contact teaching. All these students will be able to check-out and move their belongings by April 11 or use the so-called remote technical check-out by e-mail by April 11. Students who want to stay in the dormitory can continue to do so under standard conditions.
Video: Rector Bareš explains the new schedule of the spring semesterWatch a regular Sunday video with Rector Martin Bareš on measures at the Masaryk University in connection with the coronavirus epidemic: canceling contact teaching until May 15, exam period until the end of September, shift of the autumn semester and more.
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.
Weakness of tumour cells could be protein CDK11
Dalibor Blazek's Research Group from CEITEC Masaryk University described the importance of a specific protein and indicated why it could become a possible target for cancer therapy.
Tips and tricks for students: Take full advantage of Information System
In addition to the general study-related agenda, the Information System of Masaryk University, also known as IS, has many applications that can make your studies easier. Do you know about these and use them all?
Contact teaching is still cancelled. Students may enter the MUNI buildings individually
Regarding the newest government decision and a Rector’s new emergency measure effective from Monday 27 April, all students may access Masaryk University buildings for individual forms of fulfilling study obligations.
Rector Bareš: Prediction for further development at MUNI after 15 May
Rector Martin Bareš comments on the measures currently taken and on the further expected course of the semester at Masaryk University.
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