Free University of Berlin ,,Germany

  • Berlin,Germany

The Free University of Berlin was established in 1948 by the students and professors. The initiative was to incorporate a free university and was strongly supported by the masses and gained plenty of financial aid. Currently, the university has 12 academic departments, four multi-disciplinary central institutes, and one merged medical school with the Humboldt University of Berlin. The university holds membership in various prestigious international and national organizations like the European Universities Association (EUA) and Network of Universities from the Capitals of Europe (UNICA).

The Free University of Berlin has four major campuses. Located in the south-western of Berlin, Dahlem Campus is home to several departments like humanities, social science, history, law, business, economics, political sciences, biology, chemistry, and physics. The campus also houses 106-acre large Botanical Garden and John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies. The Lankwitz Campus comprises the Institute of Geographical Sciences, Institute of Meteorology, Institute of Geological Sciences, and the Institute for Space Sciences. The campus also has university archives. Duppel Campus houses most of the auxiliary divisions of the Veterinary Medicine Department. Located in Steglitz, Benjamin Franklin Campus is the merged medicine department of the Humboldt University of Berlin and the Free University of Berlin.

The university offers 52 doctoral, 105 graduate, and 73 undergraduate degree programs in various fields like social sciences, biology, chemistry, physics, chemistry, medicine, pharmacy, mathematics, languages, cultural studies, law, economics, business, and arts. The un

The Free University of Berlin has four major campuses. Located in the south-western of Berlin, Dahlem Campus is home to several departments like humanities, social science, history, law, business, economics, political sciences, biology, chemistry, and physics. The campus also houses 106-acre large Botanical Garden and John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies. The Lankwitz Campus comprises the Institute of Geographical Sciences, Institute of Meteorology, Institute of Geological Sciences, and the Institute for Space Sciences. The campus also has university archives. Duppel Campus houses most of the auxiliary divisions of the Veterinary Medicine Department. Located in Steglitz, Benjamin Franklin Campus is the merged medicine department of the Humboldt University of Berlin and the Free University of Berlin.

The university offers 52 doctoral, 105 graduate, and 73 undergraduate degree programs in various fields like social sciences, biology, chemistry, physics, chemistry, medicine, pharmacy, mathematics, languages, cultural studies, law, economics, business, and arts. The university is home to over 31,500 students, and over 4,500 staff members. It is counted among the topinternational universities for the high population of international students and teachers. The university also has collaborations with numerous international organizations and institutions from various countries like France, India, Turkey, Belgium, Croatia, Hungary, Great Britain, Netherlands, Russia, etc. It provides the students with outstanding internship and job opportunities through the tie-ups it has developed with well-established firms over the years.

The university is associated with many notable alumni belonging to various fields. Shoucheng Zhang was a successful physicist known for his work on topological insulators. Jürgen Kocka was a well-known German historian. Klaus Wowereit was Berlin's former mayor. Hartmut Zinser is a successful German religious studies scholar. Michael Stürmer is a German historian popular for his part in the 1980s Historikerstreit. Wolfgang Becker is a famous German film director. Ingeborg Gräßle is a Member of the Parliament of Europe. Michael Roes is a German filmmaker and writer. Mario Laserna Pinzón is the founder of Bogotá's Los Andes University.

Year of establishment1948
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Also Known AsFU
UG/PG Course Ratio0.69
No.of Campuses4
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Free University of Berlin Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MS(15 Courses)(1 year-2 years)Euro 0
B.E. / B.Tech(2 Courses)(3 years)Euro 0
BBA(2 Courses)(3 years)Euro 0
M.A.(55 Courses)(1 year-2 years)Euro 0
B.Sc.(15 Courses)(3 years)Euro 0
MBBS(1 Courses)(75 months)Euro 0
MIM(1 Courses)(2 years)Euro 0

Free University of Berlin Scholarships

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Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
K.C. Mahindra Scholarships For Post-Graduate Studies Abroad
Rs. 8,00,000
Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
Hani Zeini Scholarship
Rs. 74,390
Engineering,Computers,Science + 2 more
Harvey Fellowship
Rs. 11,90,240
Science,Humanities,Business

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Free University of Berlin Entry Criteria

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MS(15 Courses)

: 4.5-5.0

: 80.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(2 Courses)

: 5.0 & Above

BBA(2 Courses)

: 5.0 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

M.A.(55 Courses)

: 4.5-5.0

B.Sc.(15 Courses)

: 5.0 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

MBBS(1 Courses)

: 5.0 & Above

MIM(1 Courses)

: 5.0 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

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  • Most of the off-campus housing is managed by Studentenwerk Berlin (state-run non-profit organization for student affairs in Germany)
  • All the halls are close to one or another university in the city
  • Accommodations type include Student residence halls and Apartments
  • Residence halls are generally cheap as compare to apartments
  • The average price of the rooms in Berlin is around 450 € per month
  • All the halls are completely furnished and have students club, laundry, kitchen and shared or private bathrooms

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Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
MS INR 58.6 K
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MA INR 25.9 K
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MIM INR 4 L
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BE/Btech INR 70.7 K
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BSc INR 47.5 K
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BBA INR 3.1 L
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MBA INR 13.3 L
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MEng INR 1.9 L
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MArch INR 25 K
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BHM INR 8.1 L
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INR 3.7 L (based on 22 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 83
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IELTS: 6
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PTE: 60
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GMAT: 560
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Location
University CityBerlin, Other - Germany, Germany
Size of cityLarge
Population of City37,11,930
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berlin
Campuses
Kaiserswerther Straße 16-18, 14195 Berlin, Germany

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Brümmerstr. 50
14195 Berlin

Berlin ( Other - Germany)

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