Why choose FU Berlin?
- The university is known Internationally for its research in the humanities and social sciences, as well as in the field of natural and life sciences.
- FU Berlin is one of eleven German elite universities in the German Universities Excellence Initiative.
- The district of Dahlem is a hotspot for research and culture.
Location: Berlin, Germany
City Population: 3.4 million
University Population: 28,500
Climate: Berlin has a marine west coast climate that is mild with no dry season, warm summers and moderate seasonality
Nearest airport: Berlin Tegel Airport
Located in the buzzing capital of Germany, the Free University of Berlin is often abbreviated to FU Berlin. It is internationally recognised for its research in the humanities and social sciences, as well as in the field of natural and life sciences. Most of the facilities of the university are located in the residential garden district of Dahlem in south-western Berlin. The Schlachtensee Student Village on the beautiful Schlatensee Lake is the main student accommodation.