Exchange: University of Freiburg

Already a comprehensive university at its founding in 1457, the University of Freiburg provides an ideal environment for innovative interdisciplinary studies. Many famous philosophers, top researchers, and Nobel laureates have taught and researched at the University of Freiburg.


Credit Equivalency: 5.0 credits at UofT = 60 credits

Available Courses

Restricted programs: Medicine, Dentistry, Molecular Medicine, Psychology. Liberal Arts and Sciences at University College Freiburg (UCF) is not generally open to the exchange. Exchange students may register for classes during UCF’s registration period III, during which still available places in classes are filled. Admission is granted upon priority order.

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


Specific Funding Available: Baden-Wuerttemberg scholarship

Subjects Available at Host: All

Program Type: Study

Accepting Applications: No

Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 14, 2020
Winter Deadline: April 15, 2020

Timeline: Fall (Oct-Feb), Winter (Apr-Jul), Year-long (Oct-Jul)

Country: Germany

City: Freiburg im Breisgau

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 and Baden-Wuerttemberg Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.25 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates). Language Requirement: German A1. Depending on course selection, German B2/C1 may be required.