Freie Universität Berlin (Germany) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences.

Student experiences
Academic calendar
  • Summer semester: beginning of April - end of September
  • Winter semester: beginning of October - end of March

You must demonstrate sufficient German language skills: level 3 TestDaF (in all four areas) or European language certificate B.2.1 – in accordance with the Council of Europe scale.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Earth Sciences; Innovation, Environmental and Energy Sciences; Human Geography and Planning

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Yes. For more information, click here.

Estimated living costs per month

About € 700,-.


Normal study load: 30 EC per semester.

Number of places available

Two places per year of each five months. Selection was not necessary in the past few years.

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

(vermeld je naam, opleiding en studentnummer)
Telefoon +31 30 253 9559
Of maak een afspraak door een mail te verzenden naar

Adres kamer 1.20, Koningsberger gebouw

Bij International Office Geosciences kun je terecht met vragen over studeren in het buitenland, waarvan je het antwoord niet op deze site vindt.

International Office Geosciences is telefonisch bereikbaar op dinsdag van 10.30 - 11.30 uur, of op afspraak via Teams (