The suspension of the attendance to classes and practices of all students is being extended

March 27, 2020

The Rector, Prof. Dr. Victor Zlatkov, issued an order on the grounds of Art. 32, para 1, item 1 of the HЕА, orders by the Minister of Health No RD 9104-27 / 25.02.2020, No RD 01-122 / 11.03.2020 and No RD 01-124 / 13.03.2020, and in addition to a previous order of the Rector of the MU-Sofia (No RD 36-395 / 09.03.2020), letter No 9104-34 / 16.03.2020 by the Minister of Education and Science, and Decisions by the extraordinary meeting of the Extended Rector-Dean’s Council of the MU-Sofia from 17.03.2020 (No 28 / 17.03.2020), and Order No. RK – 36-437 / 16.03.2020 by the Rector of the MU-Sofia.

The suspension of the attendance to classes and practices of all students at the Medical University – Sofia is being extended until 30.04.2020 inclusive, while continuing in absentia through the e-training, distance-electronic, voice or written training, in accordance with the capabilities of each academic unit and the specifics of the individual non-clinical and clinical specialties, and subjects of the training curriculum of the trainees.

The ban on business trips, internships and business trips of academic staff, administration and students continues until 30.04.2020, recommending plans for similar future trips, including those related to mobility projects, internships and research engagements in the country to be delayed and comply with the recommendations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the National Operational Headquarters and the health authorities.

All other orders entered into force with orders of the Rector of the MU-Sofia No PK-36-437 / 16.03.2020 and No PK-36-462 / 24.03.2020 shall remain in force until the end of the state of emergency until the expiry of the additional periods specified in the decisions of the Extended Rector-Dean’s Council.

If necessary, additional measures and decisions will be announced in a timely manner in the event of a change in the situation and recommendation of the competent authorities.