Coronavirus – Rector's information

TU Bergakademie Freiberg is carefully monitoring the current novel coronavirus outbreak. This article aims to answer the most important questions for the community, students and employees. The editors will keep this article up to date as fast as possible and any further information will be posted here. Students and employees are asked to regularly check recommendations, directives and policies on this website and to help preventing infections by taking precautionary measures.

Hygiene Measures

  • Keep a distance of at least 1.5 metres between them
  • Avoidance of direct physical contact even when entering or leaving rooms
    Refrain from shaking hands or other physical contact
  • Avoid working in groups, if necessary keep a distance and wear face protection in small groups (maximum 1 person/20 m² room)
  • If a room is not being used individually, a mouth-and-nose protector must be worn
  • Wash your hands regularly and use the disinfectants available
  • Observe the coughing and sneezing label (in the crook of your arm), leave the room during coughing or sneezing attacks if other people are in the room
  • Regular ventilation of the offices (especially after public traffic)
  • Ensuring a good supply of fluids to the body

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Information for the community, guests and visitors

  • Public events and conferences on the campuses of TU Freiberg are postponed or cancelled. Please contact the event planner and consult the updated information online.
  • terra mineralia as well as the collection at Krügerhaus are currently closed to the public.
  • The Silberbergwerk Freiberg is closed until further notice.
  • The Study Information Centre SIZ is closed until further notice.
  • Applicants at TU Freiberg are asked not to visit the campus and to contact the person named in the job advertisement.


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