Yesterday, the government announced new recommendations to limit as much as possible any further spread of the coronavirus COVID-19.
From Monday 16 March 2020 onwards, all lessons and practicals will be organised remotely. Teaching activities that cannot be organised remotely will be suspended until 19 April 2020. Consequently, students shall no longer come to the Ghent University premises for educational activities or educational guidance until 19 April 2020.
Via UFORA, the lecturers will inform the students by Sunday 15 March 2020 at the latest about the way in which educational activities will be offered. In the course of the following days and weeks, the concrete details will be further developed and will always be communicated via UFORA.
Ghent University hopes that after the Easter break all regular educational activities can be restarted. If this is not the case, you will receive a message no later than Wednesday 15 April 2020.
The following guidelines apply to Ghent University staff in the context of current corona issues:
Ghent University continues to monitor the situation closely. Updated policy information and the Ghent University guidelines in the framework of the current corona issues can be found at www.ugent.be/en/coronavirus. Ghent University counts upon the cooperation of everyone to keep the impact of the corona issues as small as possible.