Update: Czech government introduces mandatory distance teaching at all universities starting 12 October

friday 9. october 2020, 8:15

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At the press conference after Thursday’s Czech government meeting on new measures against the Covid-19 epidemic, Education Minister Robert Plaga stated that as of Monday, 12 October, all universities must shift to distance teaching until 25 October.

At the press conference after Thursday’s Czech government meeting on new measures against the Covid-19 epidemic, Education Minister Robert Plaga stated that as of Monday, 12 October, all universities must shift to distance teaching until 25 October. Exceptions to the ban on physical teaching include clinical and practical lessons as well as internships for students studying medicine, dentistry, pharmacology and other health sciences. The Czech government measures of 8 October 2020 can be read in their entirety here (in Czech).

We will keep you updated on the webpage www.upol.cz/covid-19 in more detail as soon as more information is forthcoming from the Ministry of Education.

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