Independent Summer Program: Free University of Berlin

FUBIS Multi-City Courses (Rome/Florence – Utrecht – Berlin)

FUBIS Term II 2020 

FUBIS Term III 2020 

This is an independent learning abroad experience that you are about to undertake. Here are the instructions that you should follow:

Transfer Credits: In terms of qualifying for and receiving academic credits, it is your responsibility to consult with your home faculty and follow their transfer credit procedures for independent summer programs. There may be fees to apply for a transfer credit assessment. Alternatively, you can choose to undertake this opportunity on a not-for-credit basis.

Faculty specific instructions:

Applied Science and Engineering or via email
Arts and Science
UTM
UTSC

Tuition: Paid directly to the host university.

How to Apply:

1. Apply directly to the host institution and pay tuition to the host institution.

2. Complete the Safety Abroad Registry and Safety Abroad Workshop. Only students who complete the Safety Abroad modules are eligible for IE Award+ and for a possible discount on program fees at the host institution.

3. If you plan to apply for the transfer credit option, please ensure you follow your home faculty’s transfer credit procedures.

4. Apply for an IE Award+ by May 1st (application period starts in January).

5. After host institution approval, arrange for your visa (if applicable), book your flights and accommodation, and set off on your learning abroad experience!

Academic Transcript from Host Institution: Once you have completed your summer program, ensure that an official transcript is sent directly from the host institution to your U of T faculty’s Transfer Credit Office, not to the Centre for International Experience.

Specific Funding Available: Free University of Berlin offers 2 scholarships of €3,500 each. Each scholarship includes the FUBiS program fee, tuition for a subject course or a semi-intensive German language course, accommodation in a student dorm, as well as an insurance package. A travel allowance will also be included. Eligible for this scholarship are undergraduate students who are at least in their second semester of university studies at the time of application.

Subjects Available at Host: All

Program Type: Study

Accepting Applications: Yes

Timeline: Summer

Country: Germany

City: Berlin

Institution: University

Language of Study: English, German

Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate

Credit: Varies

Open to Programs at UofT: All

Tuition & Incidentals: No U of T tuition - tuition paid directly to host institution

Program Fees: Students pay program fees to host institution

Funding: IE Award+ and funding from host institution

Eligibility Requirements: Refer to the host institution for more information