We distinguish among four groups, each of which has different requirements. These are as follows:
Yes. Some undergraduate programs require proof of language skills. See the brochure titled „Von der Schule an die Freie Universität Berlin“.
Depending on the language requirements that apply to admission, either by providing your school transcripts or by taking a test at the Language Center. For more information see our website language skills.
Vocational training in another country can also lead to eligibility for admission if the requirements for groups 1 or 2 are met.
If you are certain, you can decide the allocation yourself and apply online. Please note that in addition to the online application, you are also required to submit further documents. For an overview of the documents to submit, please visit the following websites:
Applicants who belong in group 3 and are required to take the admission exam should not apply online until after they receive their exam results.
Yes, you can prepare for this admission exam. Regular advising is provided in the Studienkolleg program starting in November of each year.
Please note the website regarding the application deadlines, which lists not only the application deadlines themselves, but also the deadlines for the relevant selection procedures.
Prospective students interested in admission to pharmacy and veterinary medicine studies are required to obtain a Higher Education Entrance Qualification evaluation certificate issued by Admissions Office for their application with Hochschulstart.
Please consider the respective deadlines:
Winter semester April 30
Summer semester November 30
Should you belong to the group of applicants that require to join the subject-specific entrance exam, you may submit your application with the Freie Universität Berlin or Hochschulstart after successful completion of the exam but no later than July 15.