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Through Erasmus+ to Freie Universitaet Berlin

Die Freie Universität Berlin zählt bei ERASMUS-Studierenden zu den beliebtesten deutschen Hochschulen.
Freie Universität is one of the most popular universities in Germany among Erasmus exchange students. Image Credit: © Freie Universität Berlin

More and more, young Europeans are realizing the value of enriching their academic career and personal development by living and studying in a country other than their own. Beyond the chance to advance your studies, you will be meeting new friends and challenges, enhancing your language skills, and getting to know a new culture. Many describe this experience as life changing, providing new insights and preparing students for the demands of the global employment market.

Erasmus+ is one of the most successful trans-European exchange programs. To date, it has assisted more than two million students in organizing their study abroad. To actively engage students and teachers in exchanging ideas across borders is a vital instrument in creating a unified Europe of tomorrow.

 Among the many excellent German universities, Freie Universitaet Berlin stands out for the high number of incoming international students it attracts. Located in an ever-changing metropolis, the campus has a rich and dynamic student life. Berlin is widely considered to be one of the most exciting cities on the continent. Full of history while vibrating with contemporary culture, Germany's capital is an ideal place to come into contact with the innovative atmosphere created by people with a diversity of backgrounds and cultures.

If you are interested in spending andErasmus+ semester at Freie Universität, please contact your Erasmus+ Team at your home institution and find out whether there is an Erasmus+ interinstitutional agreement for your specific subject field between our institutions. Please apply at your home institution. Freie Universität Berlin can only accept Erasmus students who are nominated via the partner university on the basis of a valid Erasmus+ interinstitutional agreement.

You have been nominated by your home university for an Erasmus+ semester at Freie Universität Berlin?


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Academic calendar

Dates of the fall semester: 01.10.-31.03.

Fall semester: orientation days: 01.10.-07.10.

Fall semester: exam period: 10.02.-10.03. (-30.03.)

Date of the spring semester: 01.04.-30.09.

Spring semester: orientation days: 01.04.-07.04.

Spring semester: exam period: 10.07.-10.08. (-30.09.)