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Updated measures regarding the spread of COVID-19

Current measures from 1.3.2022

Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica will follow the updated measures against SARS-CoV-2 (Omikron variant) with effect from 1 March 2022, in accordance with the Slovak Government Resolution No. 119/2022 of 23 February 2022 and the valid decrees of the Slovak Public Health Office.

The OTP regime at UMB is abolished.

The mandatory use of FFP2 respirators and the observance of 2 metre separation distances remain in force.

Employees and students are obliged to comply with the current measures issued by the Office of Public Health of the Slovak Republic.


General rules for students, staff, guests and businesses in rented premises:

When entering the faculty premises and during stay in them (in all premises) all persons are obliged to:

  • Observe anti-epidemic measures.
  • When entering the EF UMB facilities, everyone is obliged to disinfect their hands and cover their noses and mouths with a clean, dry drape or respirator.
  • A person with symptoms of a respiratory tract infection that could correspond to symptoms of COVID-19, such as fever above 37 ° C, cough, difficulty breathing, muscle pain, headache, fatigue, malaise, loss of smell and taste, does not enter EF UMB premises and facilities.
  • If a student or staff member develops symptoms of COVID-19 during participation in educational activities or during the working day, they immediately leave the EF UMB premises using a veil and contact their doctor:
  • Students limit mutual encounters with students of other grades, faculties and other schools.
  • After using the toilet, students and staff wash their hands with disinfectant soap and dry them with disposable paper towels. Textile towels and air hand dryers are not used.


Important documents:

MBU traffic light [10.9.2021]

Valid measures of the Public Health Office of the Slovak Republic [2.9.2021]

COVID Automat [up-to-date information on measures in the relevant districts]

School traffic light [recommendations for universities on page 5]

MBU guideline  [31. 8. .2021]

Instructions for the international students [current information]

Accomodation and Boarding at Students´DormitoriesSÚZ MBU  [current information]

MBU measures (18. 3. 2020 9:51:01)

Responsible: Vice-dean for Development | Last updated: 28. 2. 2022 | Updated by: Mešťan Michal