Provisional Measures affecting students
Friday, 20 March 2020
Student discount for public transportation:
Based on the 4. § a) point of the 41/2020. (III. 11.) Government Decree about the protection of citizens during the state of emergency caused by the epidemic, the Hungarian Education Office (Oktatási Hivalat) asked for the following measures of the Department of Public Transportation of the Innovation Ministry:
- for the 2019/20/1 term student ID validation stickers to remain valid after the 31th of March 2020.
- for the transportation service providers to accept certificates lacking original signatures and stamps. There is no change in asking for the Temporary Student IDs, it is through the E066 Request for temporary student certificate, and you will receive the electronic copy as an attachment to the request. Guide for how to download a request suppliment
This measure was ordained, so the students will not suffer any transportation discount disadvantages due to the closing of the universities.
Student status certificate:
Student status certificates can be asked for through the ‘E999 Request for a purpose not specified in any other requests’ request, the certificate will be uploaded as an attachment to the request which the students can download. If the posting of the original copy is necessary, the postal fee will be inflicted through the Neptun. Guide for how to download a request suppliment
The “E088 COVID-19” Neptun request:
Questionnaire and statement for those individuals who visited an area where the spread of the corona virus (2019-nCoV) is proven; and for those who got into contact with an infected person. Please take this questionnaire seriously and fill it out properly! This Neptun request is also part the official, government epidemiological data collection, crucial for the stopping of the epidemic.