Looking to study abroad in a beautiful, modern and sophisticated European city? Then the Academic Programs International (API) program, Berlin European Studies at Freie Universitat, or FU-BEST, may be the perfect fit for you! Want to study in the summer? Freie Universitat Berlin offers a German Language and European Studies Program perfect for any student!
For the semester program, students are not required to have any German language experience prior to attending, though a German language class is required during the program. Other course options investigate both German and European studies from a variety of different perspectives. Most courses are primarily offered in English.
Advanced-level German speakers may wish to consider the GermanPLUS+ track. The GermanPLUS+ track consists of two German language and three subject courses, all taught in German.
API Scholarships and Financial Aid Information
API awards approximately $500,000 in study abroad scholarships annually ranging from $250 -$1,000 per student.