28 English Study Programs at University of Freiburg

All important info for international students in Germany (2020/2021)

University of Freiburg

18%
International students
University
Type
public
Status
24.000
Students

About the University

As Important Yesterday as Tomorrow: Intelligent Minds

Comprehensive University

Already a comprehensive university at its founding in 1457, the University of Freiburg still offers undergraduate and graduate studies as well as professorial qualification in all important disciplines today: the humanities, natural and engineering sciences, medicine, law, and theology. This diversity also provides an ideal environment for innovative interdisciplinary studies.

Excellence

Many famous philosophers, top researchers, and Nobel laureates have taught and researched at the University of Freiburg. The university’s recent success in the “Excellence” competitions, 2007 for research and 2009 for instruction, testifies to its position as one of the leading universities of the 21st century.

Minds

More than 24,000 students from over 100 nations are matriculated in 180 degree programs at 11 faculties. More than 7,000 professors and lecturers and many other employees put in their effort every day – and experience that family friendliness, equal opportunity, and environmental protection are more than just empty phrases here.

Alumni, Benefactors, Sponsors

Numerous former students as well as benefactors and sponsors intensify a culture of dynamic exchange with the city, the region, and the international scientific community.

Future

All of these groups work to give the University of Freiburg the vitality that will continue to provide fertile ground for outstanding achievements in the future. We are always eager to welcome more intelligent minds to our university.

International Rankings

#86
Times Higher Education Ranking
#101-150
Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)
#186
QS World University Rankings

National Rankings

#10
Humboldt Ranking
#7
DFG-Ranking

Tuition fees

14
0
24
1
3
1

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2020/2021

Summer Semester 2021

Open Programs

1 Programs open for application

7 Programs open for application

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
25% local admission restriction (local NC)
46.4% no admission restriction
28.6% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

100% directly at University
0% via Uni-Assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

5 (1 program)

Minimum

72 (7 programs)

Minimum

0 (15 programs)

Maximum

7 (8 programs)

Maximum

100 (3 programs)

Maximum

0 (15 programs)

IELTS Band

Minimum

5 (1 program)

Maximum

7 (8 programs)

TOEFL Scores

Minimum

72 (7 programs)

Maximum

100 (3 programs)

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

0 (15 programs)

Maximum

0 (15 programs)

Program Features

2-8 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Arts

Master of Education

Master of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Science

Beginning

Winter intake

71.4%

Summer intake

7.1%

Winter & Summer intake

21.4%

Location

University of Freiburg

List of English-taught Study Programs offered by University of Freiburg

Deepen your knowledge of physics in a state-of-the-art programSpecialize in optical technologies, biological systems, energy conversion, or interactive and adaptive materialsOne-year research traineeship with top research institutions
3 min

Arrived at University Freiburg

Learn about smart, micro and green technologies in the “Green City” of FreiburgSpecialize in artificial intelligence or in cyber-physical systemsInfinite career possibilities
3 min

Arrived at University Freiburg

The Faculty of Economics stands out: from the ‘Freiburg School’ to Nobel Prize winner von HayekChoose your specialization in Economics and Politics or in FinanceLearn analytical skills and be prepared for a broad array of career options
3 min

Arrived at University Freiburg

Learn state-of-the-art contemporary linguistic theoryStudy or participate in a research stay in an English-speaking programStudy at one of the most renowned German universities
3 min

Arrived at University Freiburg

Become a sustainability designer and facilitatorApply for a fully-funded DAAD EPOS scholarshipAccess the labor market with an internship in Germany or abroad
3 min

Environmental Governance (MEG) - A Tour of Freiburg

3-week block seminars allow for in-depth exploration of a topic7-week internship and field trips allow for practical applicationChoose your specialization and create a program catered to your interests
3 min

Arrived at University Freiburg

Gain important skills using state-of-the-art equipmentWork with a technology that no industry can live withoutGet a personal mentor to help you develop your professional career
3 min

Arrived at University Freiburg

Learn all important aspects of modern ChinaStudy in China for one semesterResearch on Chinese history and culture
3 min

Arrived at Univeersity Freiburg

Unique program on renewable energiesLive in the “Green City” and campusChoose a breathtaking specialization
4 min

Master “Renewable Energy Engineering and Management” - FAQ student interviews

Research and teaching hand in handLive in the “Green City” and campusCooperation with research institutions
3 min

Arrived at University Freiburg