Application & Admission

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Prerequisites for application are

•          Bachelor degree as listed in Sec. 3 of the Admissions Statutes

•          English proficiency ( B1 CEFR or equivalent)

German proficiency is not required for this program but would certainly allow for a more course options.

For information on admissions criteria see Sec. 4 of the Admissions Statutes.

If the Bachelor's degree has not been awared yet, a preliminary admission is possible under the conditions detailed in Sec. 2 (5) of the Admission Statutes.

Proof of Language Proficiency | Admissions Statutes 

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The application period for the winter term 2017/18 (starting mid-October)  is April 15 to May 31, 2017.

Applications to this program are processed by the central Admissions Office.
Applicants with a non-German Bachelor's degree have to initially apply via uni-assist, a fee-based service appointed by Freie Universität to evaluate international educational credentials. Since only uni-assist approved applications will be considered by the Admissions Office, you should submit your application to uni-assist as early as possible and well before the above deadline.

For more information on the application mechanics see

Application with German degree (online)
Application with non-German degree  (via uni-assist)

For general information on studying at Freie Universität see

Student Services Center | General Academic Advising 

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Special dates and deadlines apply for winter semester 2017/18 (starting mid-October)

Application period: April 15 to  May 31, 2017
Interviews (where required): tba
Admission Notification: tba

You will be notified of the admission decision by: tba. If by then you have already enrolled in another program at Freie Universität, you can transfer by submitting the Application for Change of Program.

Start of term: 16 October 2017

Appointment with academic advisor: first week of term

Admission Notification Dates | Check Application Status 

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