Information about COVID-19 at Business Academy Aarhus
This section was last updated on 10 March
- There are no corona restrictions at the Academy. If you get sick, please contact your programme secretary or teacher as you would in case of any other disease.
- If you are sick or feeling unwell, stay at home, no matter whether it is the flu, a cold or similar diseases. You don't want to infect your classmates or lecturer.
FAQ relevant for international students
I have been tested positive for COVID-19. What should I do?
From 1 February, corona is to be treated like any other disease, so if you get symptoms or get a positive corona test, contact your programme and let them know you are sick (as with any other disease).
There is no specific Academy corona mail address you should contact in case of infection. Please contact your programme secretary or teacher as you would in case of any other disease.
Somebody in my social circle has been tested positive for COVID-19? What should I do?
From March 10 in Denmark, testing is no longer deemed necessary even if you are a 'close contact' to someone who is infected with COVID-19.
What about corona passes or face masks?
After 1 February, corona passes and face masks are no longer required at the Academy.
Can I come to the Academy if I have a cold/flu and a negative Corona test?
If you feel sick, have flu symptoms/fever or feel hot/uncomfortable, stay home until you are well again. You must not come to the Academy if you are ill, because you can still infect others in your class. If you are ill, stay at home - corona or not.
If you do have symptoms, please get tested according to the guidelines. If you have a negative PCR test, but are still ill, then wait until you feel better before meeting up at the Academy. You decide when you feel well enough to come.
Follow the guidelines from your programme concerning notifying us of any illness.
I'm healthy again after COVID-19. When can come in physically?
From 1 February, you can come back to school again if you meet the requirements to end your self-isolation and you are healthy again after corona (but no sooner than 4 days after your positive test).
Will teaching (including semester start) be physical?
Teaching, semester start and other activities will be in the form of physical attendance from 1 February.
What about exams if I get symptoms or must self-isolate?
For pre-exam symptoms:
Do not show up for a physical exam if you have symptoms or if you are sick. If you experience symptoms on the day of the exam you must stay at home, and you must immediately contact your programme secretary or programme administration.
In case of corona - or close contact with an infected person - before the exam:
If you have to self-isolate because you have corona, you must must contact your programme secretary. Your programme will decide if it is possible for you to do your exam online, or if you must wait till the next re-exam is scheduled without losing one exam attempt.
You must send a short email to your programme secretary with the reason. Use your Academy email if you can. The programme can ask for additional documentation if this is necessary.
If your exam requires physical attendance (primarily laboratory exams at Hasselager Allé) and cannot be conducted online, you can apply to do a re-exam without losing one exam attempt.
If you have corona or another illness/symptoms that prevent you from completing your exam online, you must apply to your programme secretary /programme administration for sick leave and document this with a doctor’s certificate, like you would for any other illness.
Should I get a vaccine against COVID-19?
The Academy still encourages everyone to get vaccinated as this will prevent that students and lecturers from getting sick. Vaccines are free in Denmark.
If you have corona related questions, you can call the health authorities on tel. (+45)3232 0511 or consult the Danish authorities’ website for information about the coronavirus or read current rules and regulations.
Are you a student with a corona question that is not answered in the section above? Contact your programme secretary or call the Academy in the opening hours - see opening times and telephone number for the reception