The Freie Universitat Berlin Winter University program is a four-week program that allows you to improve your German language skills, with a variety of language levels available and expand your knowledge and understanding of Europe. 

Field of Study

  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Sport Studies

For more detailed information about these courses go to the host university website.

Credit Equivalent 

4 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 4 ECTS are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and Application

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

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The tuition fee is approximately $1,700 AUD. Program fees for application and excursions also apply. Discounts for early registration are available. More information regarding fees can be found on the host university website

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Accommodation can be arranged and is available at an additional cost. More information regarding accommodation options can be found on the host university website. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: Summer 2017/2018 applications for this program have now closed
Host: 06 December 2017

Program Dates

Start: 03 January 2018
End: 25 January 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Berlin, Germany
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*

*Postgraduates can attend the program as not-for-credit only