yes, students who are dependent on benefits under the Federal Students Assistance Act (BAföG) should not suffer any financial disadvantages. However, yoiu are obliged to make use of online learning opportunities according to your possibilities and in this way to actually continue your education.
Both the Studierendenwerk Berlin and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research have put extensive information on BAföG in Corona pandemic times online.
Students' Union BERLIN:
Federal Ministry of Education and Research:
Please make sure that you contact us in good time if you need to apply for an extension and/or you must submit necessary certificates (e.g. Formblatt5).
Please contact us if you have any further questions:
Leoni Adams: Phone: +49-30-47705-232, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Brigitte Dierker: Phone: +49-30-47705-246, email: email@example.com