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Free University of Berlin

Berlin

Germany

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Details

Type

Public

Budget

€ 561.8 million

Year founded

1948

Staff and students

Academic staff

2,786

Administrative staff

2,357

Students

31,500

Overview: Rankings 2022, Acceptance Rate, Tuition Fees, and Publications

Truth, Justice, Liberty

The Free University of Berlin is a public research university in Berlin, Germany. The Free University of Berlin is one of eleven elite German research universities in the German Universities Excellence Initiative. Free University of Berlin is consistently ranked among Germany's top ten universities overall, with particular strengths in the arts & humanities followed by the social sciences internationally. It is recognised as a leading university in the international university tables.

The Free University was founded in West Berlin in 1948 with American support during the early Cold War period as a de facto western continuation of the Frederick William University, which was in East Berlin and faced strong communist repression; its name refers to West Berlin's status as part of the Western Free World, in contrast to the communist-controlled university in East Berlin.

In 2008, in a joint effort, The Free University of Berlin, along with the Hertie School of Governance, and WZB Social Science Research Center Berlin, created the Berlin Graduate School for Transnational Studies.

Bachelor degree study programs

Bachelor degree

Germany

German

Bachelor degree

Germany

German

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Ancient Studies/Egyptology

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Bachelor degree

Germany

German

Bachelor degree

Germany

German

Bachelor degree

Germany

German

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Angewandte Nordamerikastudien

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Bachelor degree

Germany

English

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Art History/African Art History

Free University of Berlin

Bachelor degree

Germany

German

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Art History/Europe and America

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Bachelor degree

Germany

German

Bachelor degree

Germany

German

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Biochemistry

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Bachelor degree

Germany

German

Master degree study programs

Master degree

Germany

German

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Arabic Studies

Free University of Berlin

Master degree

Germany

German

Master degree

Germany

German

Master degree

Germany

German

Master degree

Germany

German

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Biochemistry

Free University of Berlin

Master degree

Germany

German

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Biocomputing

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Master degree

Germany

German

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Biology

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Master degree

Germany

German

Master degree

Germany

German

Master degree

Germany

German

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