Information about Coronavirus COVID-19

March 16, 2020: SEPIE issues a new communiqué about the current situation as it concerns the Erasmus+ program.

 

March 16, 2020: On Saturday, March 14, 2020, Spanish Royal Decree 463/2020, which declared a state of emergency in Spain in order to address the ongoing health crisis caused by the coronavirus, took effect. Due to this decree, in addition to directives adopted by the Miguel Hernández University of Elche (UMH), the Service of International Relations, Development Cooperation and Volunteerism is currently closed to the public until further notice and will subsequently carry out all of its administrative tasks remotely, via telecommuting.

Services provided by this unit for university students, faculty & research personnel, and staff, will be handled until further notice via email at the emails listed below.

For exceptional situations, the Service of International Relations, Development Cooperation and Volunteerism has one operational telephone number, which is functional Mondays thru Fridays, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. (Central European Time). Its number is +34 96 665 8710.

 

However, attention will preferably be carried out via email at the following addresses:

 

INTERNATIONAL MOBILITY FOR ERASMUS, SICUE, AND DESTINO STUDENTS

Spaniards: movilidad@umh.es

Foreigners: incoming@umh.es

 

VISITING STUDENTS: incoming@umh.es or movilidad@umh.es

 

FACULTY, RESEARCH PERSONNEL AND STAFF MOBILITY

Erasmus outgoing: movilidad@umh.es

Erasmus incoming: internacional@umh.es

Destino for faculty, research personnel and staff: internacional@umh.es

Visiting personnel: internacional@umh.es

 

EUROPEAN PROGRAMS

internacional@umh.es

 

ERASMUS+ INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS WITH PARTNER COUNTRIES

movilidad@umh.es

 

DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION AND VOLUNTEERISM

cooperación@umh.es

 

OFFICIAL EXAMINATIONS:

ACLES: acles@umh.es

CCSE: internacional@umh.es

DELE: lingua@umh.es

 

Furthermore, please keep the following in mind:

Any administrative procedures must be completed via the UMH Electronic Office. If you specifically want to submit a request to this service (or any UMH organ or entity), this must be completed via Instancia General.

In accordance with the royal decree, terms have been suspended and deadlines interrupted for the processing of procedures by public sector entities. Such terms will be reinstated and such deadlines resumed at the moment the royal decree or any amendments to it expire (…). Statutes of limitations and expirations of any actions and rights are hereby suspended during the current state of emergency and, where applicable, any amendments to it that are adopted.

UMH institutional information regarding measures adopted for the current crisis can be consulted in Spanish at this link.

 

March 12, 2020: Action guidelines for students and faculty on Erasmus+ mobilities (SEPIE, in Spanish)

March 11, 2020: World Health Organization recommendations

March 11, 2020: SEPIE has created an informational space on its website that will post all new relevant information from both Spain and the rest of the world’s countries affected. The link is as follows, and we encourage you to consult it periodically: http://www.sepie.es/coronavirus.html

March 10, 2020: El SEPIE issues a new communiqué (in Spanish)

March 9, 2020: Update on the current situation in Italy and other European Union member countries, issued by SEPIE (in Spanish).

March 5, 2020: Continuation of the Communiqué issued on March 4 about the situation in Italy, issued by SEPIE (in Spanish).

March 4, 2020: Communiqué about updates on areas affected in Europe, issued by the Spanish Service for the Internationalization of Education (SEPIE).

 

March 4, 2020:

Open letter to partner institutions

Carta abierta para instituciones socias

 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) recommendations

The Miguel Hernández University of Elche, in order to help monitor the evolution of COVID-19, is sharing the following general recommendations that have been issued by the Ministry of Health of the Government of Spain and the Ministry of Universal Healthcare and Public Health of the Regional Government of Valencia.

The objective for this is to provide accurate and reliable information to better ensure the safety of and healthy spaces for the entire university community. The information for the following links appears in Spanish.

 

Informational pamphlet on COVID-19

Basic protection measures against the novel coronavirus

 

Ministry of Health of the Government of Spain:

https://www.mscbs.gob.es/profesionales/saludPublica/ccayes/alertasActual/nCov-China/home.htm

 

Ministry of Universal Healthcare and Public Health of the Regional Government of Valencia: http://www.san.gva.es/coronavirus

Informational telephone number of the Ministry of Universal Healthcare and Public Health of the Regional Government of Valencia: +34900300555

23 March 2020