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Information for students, PhD students, and employees regarding COVID-19

Please read the Decision No. 16/2020 of the Rector of the Warsaw University of Technology on the measures taken at the Warsaw University of Technology in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

update: March 25, 2020

Decision No. 20/2020 of the Rector of the Warsaw University of Technology of March 24, 2020 on the limitation of the obligation to perform work duties within the premises of the Warsaw University of Technology from March 26 to April 10, 2020

update: March 19, 2020

Decision No. 19/2020 of the Rector of the Warsaw University of Technology of March 17, 2020 on the limitation of the obligation to perform work duties within the premises of the Warsaw University of Technology from 18 to 25 March 2020.

In connection with the announced ordinance of the Prime Minister, we would like to inform you that: 

1. The classes will be suspended from March 12 until April 14.
2. The validity of student and doctoral cards will be extended by a separate ordinance of the Minister until May 31, 2020.
3. The libraries are closed.
4. Foreign and domestic trips of employees, PhD students and WUT students are suspended.
5. All conferences, events and events organized at the Warsaw University of Technology are canceled.
6. Foreign guests are not allowed to come to the University.

NOTE: Accommodation for the international students (full-time, Erasmus+, bilateral exchange, other exchanges) in WUT dormitories will be provided throughout the entire period of suspending of teaching activities

Students are obliged to follow closely safety regulations by staying in their places of accommodation and limiting their contacts with other people to essential minimum. Visits from external guests in student dormitories are prohibited.

See the Frequently Asked Questions

If you can't find an answer for your question, please contact us at information@pw.edu.pl.

Previous information for students and employees remains valid:

  1. International trips and arrivals of students, PhD students and employees are being suspended from today onwards until further notice (regulation by the WUT’s Rector).
  2. People who have so far incurred financial liabilities regarding a trip abroad, have to make a decision whether to travel at their own risk. After returning, they should stay home for 2 weeks and work remotely from there. Students are required to stay for 2 weeks in their place of residence and continue education on their own. The deans are obliged to make it possible to make up classes related to the students' absence during this period.
  3. Employees, students and PhD students returning from private trips from foreign countries are obliged to stay home for 2 weeks and work or study there.
  4. In relation to delegations, arrivals and trips abroad, please contact the International Cooperation Center of the Warsaw University of Technology:

[update: March 30, 2020] In case any disturbing symptoms are noticed, there are useful tips included in the attachment.

[update: March 29, 2020] In urgent cases, students and WUT employees may ask their questions to CenterMed consultants either by

  • phone (+48 22 592 48 77 or +48 22 592 48 78 - 10 am-6 pm in Polish and English) 
  • or by e-mail (SOS@CENTERMED.PL (PL) or HELP @ CENTERMED.PL (EN)).

After CenterMed working hours we recommend to contact the National Health Fund helpline: 800 190 590 (press 6 for English).

Please read the Recommendation issued by the Minister of Science and Higher Education after the meeting of the Team coordinating the activities of the system of higher education and science concerning the threat of COVID-19.

Measures taken at the Warsaw University of Technology in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus - infographic (download).