Corona Crisis -Effects on Teaching and Studies at FB 5

On these pages you will find hints and regulations on how teaching and studying at the Department of Geosciences will be changed due to the corona crisis from Easter 2020 onwards. We will publish updates to keep you up to date at irregular intervals.

Access to GEO-Building

Until 31.07.2021, access to the building remains restricted, allowed to those entitled to it only.

Please note that from 02 August onwards the status `recovered`, `tested`, `vaccinated` will be checked by the security staff upon entry. Anyone who does not have this status will not be admitted. An overview of the vaccines authorised in the EU can be found here:;jsessionid=85E195FD3CE7EFAE5209D53C1DDE100C.intranet212?cms_pos=3

Please do not forget: All visitors to the GEO-building must have a valid day ticket, which must be requested via
A day ticket must be sent to the email at the latest one working day in advance by 12:00 a.m. But please do not apply too much in advance.
Applications received too late cannot be considered !!
The building can still only be entered via the main entrance, close to the lecture hall. The exit is on level 0, close to the depot (Betriebshof) on the GEO-building's backside. In addition, the door next to the entrance to the Boulevard, in the direction of the Mensa, may also be used as an exit again. Please check that the door is firmly locked after exiting.

Mask compulsory in the building

A medical face mask (surgical mask) or a mask of the FFP 2 standard must be worn in the corridors, staircases, lifts and sanitary areas in the university buildings. Textile masks are not permitted, except for persons under 16 years of age.

Submission of Dissertations

Important notice from the Doctoral Examination Board regarding the submission of dissertations for review. All those without access to the GEO building can now submit their dissertations by internal or external mail to Mrs. Tanja Koppen

Tanja Koppen
Administration FB5
Building GEO, Room 1170
Klagenfurter Str. 2 - 4
28359 Bremen

In order to avoid unnecessary delays, please remember to carefully examine the formal aspects of the dissertation.

Update Apr. 22, 2020

The University of Bremen has provided a campus licence for the video conferencing tool "Zoom". Teachers have access and invite their students to the videomeeting.
more information about video conferencing

From 04 May onwards there will be access to laboratories and offices again for a defined group of people. The course rooms will remain closed at least until Whitsun.

Update Apr. 17, 2020

The University of Bremen will continue to maintain emergency operation from 20.04.2020. Students and most of the staff members are not allowed to enter the University.