University measures taken regarding the spread of COVID-19
- Students of all years can attend classes, exams or consultation in the presence of a maximum of 15 students. Clinical and practical teaching does not limit the number of students. See Rector’s special rules for study in the spring semester.
- To enter the buildings, students must confirm the electronic declaration of the absence of symptoms of viral infectious diseases. See the website of faculties and libraries for information on movement restrictions.
- The exam period is from 18 May to 30 September. MU Crisis Board recommends to hold a maximum of examinations in distance form.
- Foreigners may enter the country, please see details in sections for students and employees. See also current restrictions in the Czech Republic.
We have launched a database for volunteers from MU
Students and employees of MU who are willing to help during epidemic can log in to the Volunteer Database (switch to English version).
The Rector issued an extraordinary measure. Contact lessons are canceled by April 13
15.00: Following the special measures of the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic MU decided from 11 March 2020 to 13 April 2020 on the new extraordinary measures:
Rector cancels all classes in preventative measure due to coronavirus
11.00: Rector of Masaryk University Martin Bareš has decided to cancel all classes with immediate effect for 14 days.
The South Moravian Security Council banned visits to health and social facilities
14.50: The South Moravian Security Council banned on visits to health and social facilities.
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.
Scientist who brought hope to thousands of children shared his experience with students
In the beginning of March, world-renowned biochemist, Adrian Krainer, shared the journey of his scientific career and his research results with students at CEITEC Masaryk University.
A day in the life of a volunteer: It’s great that so many med students want to help
Martin Janků, a student at the MU Faculty of Medicine, coordinates the med students volunteering to help during the coronavirus outbreak.
Masaryk University offers its laboratories for coronavirus research free of charge
CEITEC Masaryk University is offering priority access, free of charge, to their equipment in shared laboratories including research expertise for research that may lead to the development of a vaccine or drug against COVID-19.
CEITEC MU laboratories receive official permission to perform coronavirus testing
Three Masaryk University laboratories were set aside for possible coronavirus testing.
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