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Important information about Coronavirus

Important information about Coronavirus for students and employees.

On the basis of the decision of the Government of the Czech Republic this order of the Rector is issued with effect from 8 January 2021.

According to this Measure, the operation of universities is limited in the following way:

  1. prohibiting the personal presence of students at classes when studying at a university. Students can take an exam if a maximum of 10 people are present at one time (including the examiner). The prohibition regarding the personal presence also applies to participants in lifelong learning courses;
    1. participation in university entrance examinations with the participation of a maximum
      of 10 people;
    2. participation in individual consultations (only one student and one academic staff
  2. prohibiting sports activities as part of education unless sports activities are an essential part of the degree programme;
  3. prohibiting the provision of accommodation in accommodation facilities of universities to university students who have a different residence in the Czech Republic.

At the same time, this extraordinary measure of the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic, which, among other things, is governed on 8 December 2020 by the obligation to wear respiratory protection in all internal areas of the university.


For emergency inquiries regarding coronavirus, a special has been established.

Information for students:

If you are a student of VSB-TUO and you have a positive test for COVID-19 or you have been ordered quarantine, fill in this information in information system:

Report COVID-19

Instructions for students arriving without a valid negative covid-19 test carried out in the Czech Republic (countries needing a covid-19 test for entry)

Rules for accommodation in connection with the epidemiological situation (COVID-19)

Information for students about the course of the semester during the coronavirus epidemic (current information on 11 May 2020)

Information for students about online learning opportunities

Information for employees:

In accordance with the measure of the Government of the Czech Republic and according to the order of the Rector of 8 January 2021, I order all senior staff authorised to change their employment relationships in accordance with Rector's Directive No TUO_SME_03_001 to make use of remote working for their subordinates between 11 January 2021 and 22 January 2021, provided that they are able to work remotely in their place of residence or to allow them to take leave. This requires that the operating conditions of the workplace concerned allow this;

I also recommend that all senior staff be limited to the performance of work which is not relevant for the operation of the workplace until 22 January 2021;

And I recommend all senior employees in the period from 11 January 2021 to 22 January 2021 to use in communication with employees mainly online form, and only if necessary to hold meetings and other" joint activities with employees in their personal presence, further to ensure that employees do not gather on the premises of VSB-TUO in the number of more than 2 persons for a purpose other than the performance of work activities.

The meeting of academic chambers, scientific councils and other bodies of faculties and VSB-TUO established on the basis of Act No. 111/1998 Coll. is not limited by the measure. When holding such meetings, the conditions set out in the measure must be observed. Compliance with the conditions of the measures shall be ensured by the President of the competent authority.

Information for teachers about the possibilities of online teaching

Information for all:

Statutory declaration for entrance on events

The Government of the Czech Republic adopted resolution No. 13 on the adoption of crisis measures with effect from 7 January 2021.

The Measure restricts, inter alia:

  • educational events;
  • operation of sports grounds;
  • visits and tours of museums, galleries, exhibition spaces;
  • visits to observatories and planetariums;
  • operation of catering services;
  • operation of libraries;
  • operation in service establishments.

Details of individual types of events and operations are given in the given measure of the Government of the Czech Republic.

Created: 8. 1. 2021
Category:  News
Entered by:  Administrator
Department: 9920 - Public Relations