Fees

In the following sections you will find information regarding Registration, Admission, Payment, Discounts, Scholarships, Insurance, and Visa Requirements.

For registrations please click here.


In order to quickly understand which costs to expect, please see the following table.

Overview
  Term I 2020 Term II 2020 Term III 2020
Duration 3 weeks 6 weeks 4 weeks
Program Dates 2020
(arrival and departure dates)
Jan 4 - Jan 24, 2020 May 30 - July 11, 2020 July 18 - Aug 15, 2020
Registration deadlines December 7, 2019 May 2, 2020 June 20, 2020
Fees & Tuition
Program fee  € 250  € 250  € 250
Early registration discount - € 50

(until November 9, 2019)

- € 50

(until April 4, 2020)

- € 50

(until May 23, 2020)

Semi-intensive German language class  € 1,100  € 1,650  € 1,100
Intensive German language class  -  € 2,475  € 1,650
Subject class  € 1,100  € 1,650  € 1,100
Housing Options
Single room in shared apartment

Studentenwerk: -

Studentenwerk: € 635

Studentenwerk: € 420

Studentendorf: € 375

Studentendorf: € 685

Studentendorf: € 455

Homestay  € 650  € 995  € 695
The Student Hotel  -  -  € 1,180
Single room in youth hostel  € 415  -  -
Single room at Steps Hotel  € 715  -  -
Seminaris Campus Hotel  Please contact FUBiS  -  Please contact FUBiS
Optional Excursions
Videobus Tour "Berlin Past and Present"  € 25  -  -
Street Art  -  € 10  -
Potsdam  € 40  -  € 35
Leipzig  -  € 60  € 60
Dresden  -  € 130  € 130
Lübeck  -  € 130  -
Optional Service
Insurance package*  € 40  € 65  € 45
Personal liability and accident insurance  € 12  € 20  € 15
Additional transcript copies  € 25
(€ 20 processing fee plus € 5 for each copy)

*The fees for the FUBiS insurance package apply to students up to 40 years of age.

Program Fee

A non-refundable program fee applies in addition to the tuition. The program fee is due along with the tuition one week after registration at the latest. The program fee includes the following services:

  • Official FUBiS transcript (sealed copy will be sent directly to the students home address)
  • Guided Tour through the Reichstag Building and the Federal Parliament - more information
  • River Boat Tour through Downtown Berlin (only offered in Summer) - more information
  • Student ID plus prepaid value for the student dining hall (Mensa) (reduced prices for meals at the dining hall of the Freie Universität, student tickets for sights, museums etc.)
  • Access to libraries and computing (incl. internet/wifi) and printing facilities on the campus
  • Welcome and farewell buffet

Tuition Fee

The Tuition Fee includes, in addition to the class, the course-related field work and the course reading material (reader).