Dear colleagues and members of the University of Jena, Over the past weeks, the University of Jena has gradually been organising the return of people to the University under Covid-19 conditions. We want you to be able to return to your workplace, while at the same time protecting your health. Read More »Letter from the president: A look ahead to the 2020/21 Winter Semester
In order to contain the spread of the coronavirus, the Studierendenwerk Thüringen closed its canteens and cafeterias in March. Since then, some facilities have already been able to open, in accordance with a hygiene concept. From Monday, 10 August, there will also... Read More »Cafeteria in the Main University Building Opens on 10 August
This summer semester's lecture period was almost exclusively digital: seminars were held via video chat, lectures were streamed or listened to as podcasts. For this purpose, the university had increased computing capacities, purchased licenses or expanded existing functions. Read More »Five Useful Tools of the University for Digital Work
Educational operations of the winter semester 2020/21 at the Friedrich Schiller University will start on 2 November 2020 and will be conducted—at least partially—on site. The semester will have as many face-to-face components as possible and will be delivered as digitally as necessary. Read More »We will see you in Jena in the winter semester 2020/21—partly on site, partly online
On 24 June, the “Mantelgesetz” of the state parliament was published, which lays the legal basis for the so-called Corona disadvantage compensation for students. In anticipation of this law, the Senate of the Friedrich Schiller University decided on 2 June to adopt comprehensive regulations… Read More »Important Information on Corona Disadvantage Compensation
The corona pandemic is fundamentally changing the everyday life of many people – this naturally also affects students. The nationwide survey "Studying in Germany in Corona Times" aims to examine the effects of the crisis on students at German universities… Read More »Survey: Studying in Times of Corona
Dear students and employees of the university, together we have successfully pushed back the coronavirus on campus and in the city. However, as a look at other cities and countries shows, the virus can break out again at any time. Read More »Letter from the Chancellor: Mouth and Nose Protection at the University of Jena
From Tuesday, 16 June 2020, students who are in particularly acute need and directly dependent on financial aid as a result of the corona pandemic can apply for bridging assistance from their Studierendenwerk. The grant of up to 500 euros... Read More »Assistance for Students in Acute Financial Hardship
On June 9, the project team of the Student Health Management of the University of Jena designed a virtual kick-off for the five-year project.
From Monday, June 15, 2 pm to Wednesday, June 24, 2 pm the committee elections will take place at the University of Jena. This year, almost 19,000 people are called upon to vote for one or more of the following decision-making bodies... Read More »Online committee elections at the University of Jena: Vote until 24 June!