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Covid-19 Information

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Due to the coronavirus we cannot offer face-to-face consultation at the moment. You can contact the INTERNATIONAL OFFICE by e-mail, telephone or in one of our zoom consultation hours.

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General Information

As the future development of the situation is hard to predict, it is important to stay informed about the latest developments. We suggest to regularly check (one of the) the following websites:


Global situation

European situation

German situation

Situation in Bavaria

  • Bayerischer Rundfunk (Bavarian Broadcasting, BR)
  • Bavaria (current regulations in Bavaria regarding contact restrictions, distance requirement, mask obligation, etc.)

Situation at the University of Regensburg (UR)



The Bayerische Rundfunk (Bavarian Broadcasting, BR) is now providing Bavarian-specific information on the Coronavirus outbreak in several languages:

Arabic, Croatian, Italian, Turkish, Romanian


All UR-students: Organisation of the Winter Semester 2020/21

The lecture period at the UR starts on November 2, 2020 and ends on February 12, 2021.

The course offer for the winter semester 2020/21 is published in the online course catalog (LSF). Please read the course notes carefully (course start, modality, etc.).

Further information on the organization of the winter semester can be found on the official UR information website:

Information on dealing with the coronavirus 2019-nCov

International Exchange Students

If you plan to come to Regensburg for the winter semester 2020/21, please note:

  • The Intensive Language Course (ILC) takes place online. In order to take part, physical presence in Regensburg is required.
  • The lecture period 2020/21 at the UR starts on November 2, 2020 and ends on February 12, 2021. The majority of the courses will probably take place online. Smaller seminars can also be taught on campus (in compliance with the distance regulations).
  • The course program for the winter semester 2020/21 has been published in the online course catalogue (LSF).
  • As soon as there is any news, the International Office will contact you by e-mail. Please check your mailbox regularly!
  • If you are coming to Regensburg from a so-called risk area and have questions regarding qurantine regulations, testing requirements, etc., please contact us (information on current risk areas, Robert-Koch-Institute).
  • Office hours: Face-to-face consultation is currently not possible. You can reach us by phone or email. We also offer online consultation via zoom. Just let us know, if you wish to zoom with us.

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Please also see the News Section for international exchange students.

International Guest Researchers and PhD students

Please refer to the UR's official coronavirus website, which contains guidelines for employees, such as information on business trips or home office regulations.

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If you are having any further questions or concerns, please contact the Welcome Center.

⇒ Official UR-website: Information on dealing with the coronavirus 2019-nCov

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