Founded in 2005, the New York Office is located in the German House in Manhattan across the street from the United Nations headquarters. Freie Universität’s presence in North America, the German University Alliance, is a joint liaison office of Freie Universität and Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. Its mission is to promote international academic exchange by providing opportunities for research collaborations, study abroad, alumni relations, scholarly conferences, and other activities.
The New York Office supports Freie Universität Berlin in attracting talented students and excellent researchers from North America. It aims to increase the visibility of Freie Universität Berlin in the United States and Canada, and is committed to strengthening existing as well as building new institutional partnerships in the region.
Freie Universität’s New York Office provides the following services:
Recruitment and Advising
Supporting University Partnerships
Facilitating Research Collaborations
Fostering Alumni Relations