Student email of 1 March 2021: Online summer semester
In order to help students and teaching staff plan ahead, the Rectorate has decided that teaching will generally be held online this summer semester. Students have been notified of this in an email, which is also available online.
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The University’s crisis management team will provide regular updates here.

Information about coronavirus

Carrying Out Professional Activities Still Possible

According to the Saxon Decree for Protection Against Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 (SächsCoronaSchVO) of 27 November 2020, from 1 December 2020 restrictions on movement will apply in coronavirus hotspots (seven-day average incidence of more than 200 per 100,000 inhabitants for five or more...

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Interim Financial Aid for Students Returns

In the winter semester, students who find themselves in an emergency situation due to the pandemic can also receive financial support. Applications for interim financial aid from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research for the period November 2020 to March 2021 can be submitted now.

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Increased Caution Required

As of today (22 October 2020), the infection rates in Leipzig have reached a level that requires increased caution. “In concrete terms, this means that all of us at Leipzig University must monitor the situation more closely and take initial steps,” said Rector Professor Beate Schücking. “Yellow...

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Information for Staff and Students

We take the health of our students, staff and guests very seriously. Please find current information and advice below. Members of the crisis management team set up under the University’s pandemic plan are liaising on a daily basis.

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Further Information

Further Links

  • Latest infection figures in Leipzig:
    WWW.LEIPZIG.De (EN)

  • What to do if you have a suspected case of coronavirus:
    WWW.LEIPZIG.De (EN)

  • Robert Koch Institute: Answers to frequently asked questions about the pandemic
    LEARN MORE (DE)

  • Risk calculator provided by the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry: aerosol transmission of COVID-19 and risk of infection in enclosed spaces
    Learn more (DE)

  • Federal Centre for Health Education (BZgA)
    Learn more (DE)
  • The Federal Centre for Health Education (BZgA) provides infographics on protecting against infection and appropriate hygiene measures.
    LEARN MORE (DE)
  • World Health Organisation
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  • Federal Ministry of Health
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  • Information from the Free State of Saxony
    WWW.CORONAVIRUS.SACHSEN.De (DE)
  • Leipzig University Hospital
    LEARN MORE (DE)
  • John Hopkins University, Baltimore, has published a map showing the spread of coronavirus. Besides listing and classifying the confirmed cases, it also provides statistics, for example on the infection rate and recovery numbers.
    LEARN MORE (EN)

Leipzig University hotline

Service for staff and students of the University only. The hotline was primarily set up to answer organisational questions or pass these on to the responsible departments. Please DO NOT call with medical or other questions. We are UNABLE to forward calls to Leipzig University Hospital (UKL) or other medical staff. Thank you for your cooperation.
+493419738888
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Umweltschutz und Arbeitssicherheit

Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstraße 24
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-30360
Fax: +49 341 97-30369

City of Leipzig
Coronavirus and service hotline
Daily 8am–6pm
+493411230

Staff Medical Officers
We kindly ask staff to address their questions to our occupational health physicians (Mitteldeutsches Institut für Arbeitsmedizin, MIA).
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