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COVID-19 Update

Due to the developments, the University of Salzburg stopped classroom teaching since 16 of March and switched to digital teaching formats. All other classroom events, lectures have also been cancelled. It will no longer be possible to return to lecture halls and seminar rooms this summer semester. Exceptions will only be made in specific areas, such as certain laboratory tasks and some practical sports exercises.

  • Oral and commission board examinations will be available online from next week. A guideline on this will be published as soon as a regulation has been enacted by the Ministry of Education, Science and Research. Other Exams will be able to take place in university buildings in the coming weeks, but under very restricted conditions. I ask for your patience whist we prepare the correct regulations for such examinations
  • Lending and other support services will soon be phased in again. You will find details on the University Library website.
  • All offices with personal contact stay closed
  • The Department of International Relations can be contacted by email or phone.

Further updates will be published on the University of Salzburg website.

We ask for your understanding and support. 

Students and staff planning travels to Salzburg/Austria or from Salzburg to other countries should stay aware of the latest information on the COVID-19 outbreak and may behave as recommended by national, local authorities

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.   

FAQs about COVID-19

Our FAQs document regarding the COVID-19 situation for incoming and outgoing students can be found here (German and English):

FAQs COVID-19

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