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.
The exam period will be extended through the summer. The autumn semester will start later
The exam period for spring semester 2020 is extended and exams will be held from May 18 to September 30. The faculties are also recommended to offer students the September dates of the final state exams.
The university will be without contact teaching until at least mid-May
Today, the Rector of Masaryk University Martin Bareš decided to extend the measures that were taken in order to prevent the spreading of coronavirus.
Video: Rector Martin Bareš on the current emergency situation at Masaryk UniversityWhat has happened at Masaryk University in the last week, what are the measures, recommendations and advice during the coronavirus epidemic?
Psychological counselling for MU student and employees
Students and employees of Masaryk University who need to help of a psychologist in the current crisis can use the online consultation offer (via e-mail or Skype). Please find more information here.
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.
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.
Mexican student stays despite coronavirus as studying at MUNI is worth it
Miguel Gúzman from Mexico decided to stay in the Czech Republic during the state of emergency and attends his classes online from his dormitory room.
New rules adjust the end of the spring semester at MUNI
Two new decisions of Rector Martin Bareš adjust the functioning of Masaryk University regarding the coronavirus pandemic.
Lecturer switches to video: Students are used to seeing our faces, now we must get used to it
Josef Šaur from the Department of Slavonic Studies and many other lecturers across Masaryk University show that there is a silver lining to every cloud, even during the current state of emergency.
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