COVID-19: Research activities

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Research activities

Activities carried out in laboratories are subject to the same rules as those set out for work on site. It is the laboratory managers' responsibility to establish the schedule for on-site work and to  ensure that physical distance rules are applied.

Students' presence in the laboratories can be allowed from Monday 25 May, subject to the agreement of the laboratory manager. This access is restricted to master students working on their  degree thesis.

Fieldwork and observations

Field activities are allowed for staff and students, within what is allowed by distancing and sanitary rules. They are subject to the prior agreement of the group or department head. For activities taking place abroad, see below.

Research programs

Research funding organization are gradually announcing new implementation measures that are taking effect in light of the  current context.

For more information about your research program, please consult the thematic pages (restricted access)

iconeAttention Projects requiring “time sheet” logs should be maintained under previous guidelines.

Traveling abroad

Staff members are allowed to travel abroad for scientific missions, provided their travel plan is submitted in the MODUS application and granted approval.

It is up to the staff members to ensure the feasibility of their travel plans in the context of the health crisis (possibility of crossing border, availability of means of transport, quarantine periods being imposed, etc.). The website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs provides useful information on the regulations adopted by each country. 

Students' travel authorization is subject to their academic supervisor’s approval  and his/her obtaining approval of the proposed travel plan through the MODUS procedure.

For any questions relating to insurance cover and the health situation in the visited country, contact the legal department (Ms. Carine Speetjens -


Doctoral training

The measures put in place by ULiège regarding teaching apply to doctoral training leading to the research training certificate.

The measures taken by ULiège regarding research are applicable to the research activities of doctoral students, as well as the measures relating to mobility (restricted access)

Information on doctoral dissertations and annual meeting of the Thesis Committee (restricted access)

For more information, please email