We try to give you as much information as possible. However, our statements cannot be regarded as legally binding information. The information is not conclusive and does not cover all cases. Only the rules in the respective ordinances and regulations and their interpretation by the respective responsible authorities (Government, district, university) are binding. If you have any questions or uncertainties, please do not hesitate to contact these offices with our support. You are welcome to send us an e-mail.


Current measures

Status: 06.10.22

At the university:

  • Keep a minimum distance of 1.5 meters
  • If the minimum distance is not maintained, masks are mandatory

When you're traveling:

  • When entering Germany: no restrictions
  • On the plane: no restrictions
  • In German long-distance traffic (e.g. ICE train): FFP2 mask obligation
  • In Thuringian local traffic (e.g. STB, bus): Mask obligation (OP or FFP2 mask).

In health care:

  • At the doctor's: FFP2 mask obligation
  • In hospitals: FFP2 mask obligation + test obligation (the latter is omitted for vaccinated and recovered persons as well as for short stays)
  • In nursing homes: FFP2 mask requirement + testing requirement (the latter is omitted for vaccinated and recovered individuals and for short stays).
  • Other medical facilities: FFP2 mask obligation

Further restrictions do not exist.

Special information for international students

Download we4you infographics

In addition, the Robert Koch Institute, as a government agency, provides flyers with a lot of helpful information in numerous languages.

Other sources of information

Frau scannt mit Smartphone QR-Code an FensterTU Ilmenau/Barbara Aichroth

Official Corona Information of the University

  • Current information of the university
  • Infection Protection Concept of the University
  • Information about contact-tracing
  • FAQ
TU Ilmenau/Pavel Chatterjee

Corona Information on Studies / Examinations


On the intranet:

  • Corona-specific peculiarities regarding examinations
  • Current information on examinations
  • Current information on studies