Summer Research 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. Research themes in 2022 are biology and neuroscience, cultural & social sciences, musicology & media studies, and physics.

Credit Equivalency: 5.0 FCE UofT = 60 ECTS. Students will complete 15 ECTS credits (1.0 FCE UofT)

Research Projects: Humboldt Internship Program

Housing: On-campus housing not available, please see here

Funding: Students applying to Humboldt University of Berlin for 12 weeks should also apply for Globalink Research Award. Successful GRA applicants will not be considered for $3000 CIE funding and IE Award because the GRA amount is greater of the two.

Application Requirements: Upload the following application documents to Mobility Online Portal by December 4, 2023: Statement of Motivation and Recommendation Letter as specified here. Nominated UofT students will get an extended application period to the Humboldt International Program.

Learn more about the Summer Research Exchange Program.


Country(ies): Germany
City: Berlin
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: 12 weeks, May-August
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Summer Deadline: December 4, 2023


Language of Study: English
Level of Study: Undergrad
Subjects Available at Host: All
Program Type: Research
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: See the program page
Funding: $3000 + Possibility of IE Award OR Globalink Research Award


Schools/Faculties: All
Requirements: Minimum cGPA 3.0 and 2+ years of studies