Fees & Registration

In this section you will find information regarding Admission, Payment, Scholarships, Insurance, and Visa.

For registrations please click here.


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

Overview
  Term I 2016 Term II 2016 Term III 2016
Duration 3 weeks 6 weeks 4 weeks
Program Dates 2016
(arrival and departure dates)
Jan 5 - Jan 28, 2016 June 4 - July 16, 2016 July 23 - Aug 20, 2016
Registration Deadlines December 8, 2015 May 7, 2016 June 25, 2016
Fees & Tuition
Program Fee  € 200  € 250  € 250
Early registration discount

- € 50

(until Nov 24, 2015)

- € 50

(until April 23, 2016)

- € 50

(until June 11, 2016)

Semi-Intensive German Language Class  € 900  € 1,350  € 900
Intensive German Language Class not offered  € 2,025  € 1,350
Subject Class  € 900  € 1,350  € 900
Housing Options
Single room in shared apartment*

 € 360

 € 575

 € 405

Single apartment

 € 600

 € 760

 € 530

Homestay  € 535  € 870  € 630
Seminaris Campus Hotel Please contact FUBiS  - single occupancy: € 1,850
double occupancy: € 2,430
Optional Service
Insurance Package  € 40  € 65  € 45
Personal liability and accident insurance**  € 12  € 20  € 15
Excursions Term 1  Term 2  Term 3

*Please note: The price for the single room in a shared apartment option includes costs for final cleaning, bed linen as well as a service fee.

**Liability insurance: Please note that damage to immovable property is subject to a deductible of 250 € per claim.

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
  • Weekly Movietime presenting popular and well-known German Movies
  • Student ID (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).

Fee Reduction

  • Students who want to participate in both summer terms (FUBiS term II and FUBiS term III) receive a discount amounting to 200 Euro plus an additional discount of 10% on the course tuition of FUBiS term III courses.  

  • FUBiS alumni of the previous two years receive an alumni-discount amounting to 200 Euro (for the summer terms)/ 150 Euro (for the winter term). Please indicate in your registration that you are a FUBiS-alumnus/alumna.