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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.

The University of Salzburg Executive Board  is currently considering implementing a mixture of on-site and distance learning for the coming study year 2020/21. We expect to resume normal teaching at the university by the beginning of October, providing that there are no further restrictive regulations imposed before the semester begins. Details about how the courses will be held can be found in the course catalogue of the relevant departments.

The official statement of the University of Salzburg is the Letter of the Rector.

  • 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. The regular opening hours still do not apply. We can only welcome you into the office in exceptional cases accordance with the necessary safety precautions and with valid appointment.

Further updates will be published on the University of Salzburg website or can be found in our FAQs below.

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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