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, Pharmacy, 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, 2021
    Winter Deadline: April 1, 2021
  • 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: Administrative fees
  • 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.