Exchange: Humboldt University of Berlin

Established more than 200 years ago, in 1810, the Humboldt University of Berlin is one of the most prestigious universities not only in Germany, but in Europe. It has a world class reputation in arts and humanities fields. Students have taken courses here in areas such as European History, European Studies, and German Language studies.


Credit Equivalency: 60 ECTS = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses

Restricted Programs: Medicine

Housing: On-campus housing is guaranteed. Please find more information here.


  • Subjects Available at Host: All
  • Program Type: Study
  • Accepting Applications: No
  • Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 14, 2021
    Winter Deadline: April 1, 2021
  • Timeline: Fall (Oct-Feb), Winter (April-Jul), Year-long (April-Jul)
  • Country: Germany
  • City: Berlin
  • Institution: University
  • Language of Study: English, German
  • Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
  • Credit: Yes
  • Open to Programs at UofT: All
  • Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
  • Program Fees: No fee
  • Funding: IE Award, DAAD
  • Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.25 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates). Language requirement: C1 German required for undergraduate students taking courses in the German department and most natural sciences (tests can be taken in English even if the course is held in German)