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Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) Update for Incoming Students


Summer Semester 2020 Courses at the Department of Economics

Regular summer semester courses (lectures & tutorials) are expected to take place online for the entire period. Seminars might take place in person during the second half of the semester, depending on the further development of the situation.

You may take part in the summer semester courses at the Department of Economics as a virtual exchange student while staying in your home country. Please contact the International Office of LMU if you want to take part in online courses as a virtual exchange student, but haven't been officially enrolled as an exchange student at LMU yet.

Postponing Your Exchange Semester at LMU Munich

For those of you, who have planned to spend summer semester 2020 at the Department of Economics at LMU, you might consider postponing your stay under these exceptional circumstances. If you wish to, the Department of Economics of LMU, would be happy to welcome you for the fall/winter semester 2020/21 or the spring/summer semester 2021 (additional to the yearly quota of incoming students from your home university).

Please discuss plans to postpone your stay with your home university and inform the Economics Exchange Office ( and LMU International Office ( as soon as you know whether and when you would like to spend your exchange semester at LMU.

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