Pocket Guides for Exchange Students

Planning a study or research trip to one of the UAS partner universities? Have a look at our pocket guides for exchange students for a quick overview of everything you need to know for a smooth start abroad. Our UAS fellows have contributed to each pocket guide and have shared their firsthand experiences from their stay abroad.

All you need to know in Berlin

Welcome to all incoming students, PhD candidates and researchers here at Freie Universität Berlin! An overview of our university and the city can be found in the booklet "Meet the World". Specific information for incoming UAS students is available in the document "Useful information". We also summarized some possibilities for individual accommodations in Berlin and offer the enrollment documents as a download to facilitate the planning of your stay.

Research in Jerusalem

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem is one of Israel’s premier universities. Here you find first information for getting started at the HUJI.

Exploring Peking

Freie Universität Berlin maintains a strong partnership with Peking University since 1981. This short pocket guide compiles useful information for planning your research stay.

Getting started in St. Petersburg

Did you know that St. Petersburg State University is the oldest institution of higher education in Russia? Click here to read more about the university and contacts that can help you to organize your stay.

Out and about in Vancouver

This short pocket guide contains an overview of everything you need to keep in mind when planning your research stay at the University of British Columbia.