Before applying to Freie Universität Berlin via uni-assist, please check for the German equivalent of your secondary school-leaving certificates, in the DAAD-database. You may also check the database anabin (only in German). For application to Freie Universität, please contact
Freie Universität Berlin
Helmholtzstr. 2–9, D-10587 Berlin
For information, please see Kompass
For recognition of previous exams, please contact the responsible examining board (Prüfungsbüro) of the course you are going to apply for to Freie Universität Berlin. The addresses can be found in a list.
For recognition of studies abroad for Pharmacy please contact:
Hessisches Landesprüfungsamt für Heilberufe
Adickesallee 36, D-60322 Frankfurt/Main
Phone 0049 69 1535 0
Fax 0049 69 1535 315
For recognition of studies abroad for Medicine and Dentistry please contact:
Landesprüfungsamt für Medizin, Psychotherapie und Pharmazie
Postfach 103455, D-40025 Düsseldorf
Phone 0049 211 4584 0
Fax 0049 211 4584 745, -746
Service-Point 0049 211 4584 732
Applicants for postgraduate programs who have questions about recognition and admission, should contact the program coordinator directly. Please find the address in the description under Graduate and Postgraduate Programs, Non-Degree Courses.
If you want to be admitted as a candidate for a doctorate at the Freie Universität Berlin, your first degree must be recognized by the board of doctoral examiners (Promotionsausschuss) which is responsible for the subject of your future dissertation. You will find the address of the boards’ offices here. Other prerequisites for admission and enrolment are listed and explained under Promotion. After admission as a candidate for the doctorate, please contact our Registration Office for enrolment.
Iltisstrasse 1, D-14195 Berlin
Monday + Tuesday 9.30–12.30 h
Thursday 14–17 h