Freie University (Germany)

Freie University

Study in Berlin, Germany: a vibrant city shaped by a rich and turbulent history!

Host Institution: The Freie University Berlin (FU Berlin) was founded in 1948 and has since grown into one of the most globally-connected institutions in Germany and the European Union. Freie is ranked among the top 70 universities worldwide and maintains a sprawling urban campus in downtown Berlin. FU Berlin offers a diverse selection of English-taught courses compatible with most Simmons majors outside of the natural and health sciences. Furthermore, as FU is located in the capital of the largest EU member state, this program offers an ideal study abroad setting for POLS/IR majors.

Majors*: Courses available in the following academic disciplines: humanities & liberal arts, social sciences, business, and classes that fulfill most Key Content Areas (KCAs). FU Berlin does not offer coursework in the natural and health sciences.

Housing*: Students elect to live in homestay accommodation or apartment-style housing within commuting distance of campus.

Requirements: Minimum 3.0 GPA.

For more information about the Freie University program, please click here.

Students can begin an application here.

*Coursework and housing are subject to change based on availability.

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