Becoming a Student at Freie Universität Berlin
We are delighted that you are interested in studying at Freie Universität Berlin! Have you found a degree program that reflects your goals and interests and are you now looking to officially apply? You will be able to find all the information you need regarding applying, admission, and registration on this page.
Please check the specific deadlines and admission requirements for your chosen degree program and ensure that you comply with the necessary higher education entrance qualifications and language prerequisites. These webpages provide an overview of the steps you should take to submit an application, including how to select the correct application portal, how to register, and what documents you will need to provide, including important deadlines for submitting your application.
We wish you all the best and hope to welcome you here as a student soon!
If you have been successful in your application, you will receive an admission notice (Zulassungsbescheid). You will need to enroll in order to begin your studies. This means that you are officially registered as a student at Freie Universität Berlin. Please note that you will still be required to submit additional documents at this stage. You will also need to pay the semester fees and contributions.
Your enrollment marks the beginning of your study period at Freie Universität. It is important that you understand how your degree program is structured and the specific arrangements surrounding examinations. You should also have a good overview of other important regulations. The numerous introductory events and orientation days held across the university and within individual departments are designed to help you get your time at Freie Universität Berlin off to the best possible start.