Coronavirus (COVID-19) : Latest KEK Information

Latest Status of KEK


◆A staff of KEK on Tsukuba campus has been confirmed positive of COVID-19 on July 20 as a result of the PCR test. The symptom of this staff is mild. This staff is in the hospital. The infection route is being confirmed. Since the staff has been working until 18th, we have already given instructions such as stand-by at home to the contact person. We have already disinfected the places used by the staff.


With the safety of users and staff as the top priority, we will cooperate with health centers and related local governments and continue to take appropriate measures to prevent from spreading the infection.



《 The status in the last two weeks is listed 》


(Last updated : 2021-7-21)

To general public

Prohibit from entering KEK

  • All visitors coming from the all countries and regions are prohibited from entering KEK for quarantine period of 14 days upon arrival to Japan
  • This mandatory quarantine policy applies to not only KEK staff, but also to KEK Users and all visitors who come for businesses or works

We appreciate your understanding

(  2020-05-22  2020-05-22 

When entering KEK

  • Wear a face mask when entering and while on KEK campus.
  • To prevent heatstroke, you may take off face mask as long as physical distancing is kept.
  • Wash your hands or disinfect your hands with alcohol when entering buildings.
(  2020-05-22  2021-1-8

Prevention Measures against COVID-19 at KEK Tsukuba Campus

(  2020-06-12  2020-06-12 

Measures regard to Coronavirus infection

  • Do not come to KEK if you are feeling sick, having a cold or fever.
(  2020-05-22  2020-05-22