Freie Universität Berlin

North American Studies

B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)
Subjects: Cultural Studies
B.A.
Degree
83
No. of places
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  20 Aug
Application Deadlines
3 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
Uni-Assist
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Students with a university entrance qualification obtained in Germany can apply directly to Freie Universität. Applicants who have obtained their university entrance qualification abroad are required to apply via uni-assist.

Language Requirements


The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

languageEnglish
CERF English
min C1
IELTS
min 7
TOEFL iBT
min 100
Cambridge
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Specification: Grades A - C. Overall score 180 or higher and at least 180 in writing.
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: Grades A - B. Overall score 180 or higher and at least 180 in writing.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by the International Baccalaureate (IB) Standard or Higher Level (SL / HL): 5 in English, or 1 year at a university in an English-speaking country, including successful participation in several linguistically demanding courses, or a minimum of 12 points (advanced course / increased requirement level) in the written part of the Abitur exam for English. English language certificates must not be older than 3 years. Please submit a copy of the respective certificate to the attention of befreiungenglisch@sprachenzentrum.fu-berlin.de. No German proficiency is needed for this program.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:July 01 (German)July 01 (EU)July 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Only for higher semesters: June 1st - July 15th.
Summer semester: Only for higher semesters: December 1st - January 15th.

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
No. of places available:
83
Application:
Uni-Assist
Application Fee:
75 ‚ā¨ for the first application, 30 ‚ā¨ for each additional

Application Documents


Required application materials (submitted to uni-assist):

  1. Completed application form.
  2. Notarized copy of your high school leaving certificate or diploma, including an official transcript with your GPA.

Any qualifications, certifications, or transcripts that are in a language other than German or English will need to be submitted alongside a certified translation. Make sure you leave yourself enough time before the deadline to get certified copies and translations of the required documents.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website