Freiburg Summer University intensive courses for international students have contributed to the unique atmosphere of the University of Freiburg for more than 100 years.

Nestled at the foot of the Black Forest mountains, Germany's Green City with its historical monuments and ecological policy offers a classic blend of old and new. The diverse cultural life of the city and the long-standing university will ensure that you have a great and inspiring time. Courses available for levels B1, B2, and C1. 

Fields of study

  • German Language

More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the host university website

Credit equivalent 

7 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 7ECTS are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and application 

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the Freiburg entry requirements.

This program impacts on UQ semester 2, 2017 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates.

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Tuition will cost approximately $950AUD, this does not include accommodation.

More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website.

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Although accommodation is not provided, Freiburg Summer University recommends a range of different accommodation options on their website for those participating in their programs. 


Key Dates

Application Deadlines

Winter 2017 applications for this program have now closed

Program Dates

Start: 03 July 2017
End: 27 July 2017

Fast Facts

Status: Closed
Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Freiburg, Germany
Credit: For-credit 
Cohort: Undergraduate