The University of Freiburg is a public research university based in Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. The university was founded in 1457 by the Habsburg dynasty as the second university in the Austrian-Habsburg territory after the University of Vienna. Today, it is the fifth-oldest university in Germany, with a long tradition of teaching the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences and enjoys a high academic reputation both nationally and internationally. The university attracts students from over 120 other countries, which constitute about 18% of its total student enrollment. 21 Nobel laureates are affiliated with the institution either as alumni, faculty or researchers. The University of Freiburg is ranked among the best 100-150 worldwide by QS, Times Higher Education and ARWU.
Information displayed on this page has not yet been verified by the university’s staff
University of Freiburg (EU/EEA students)
- Freiburg im Breisgau ,
Fall semester application deadline
Spring semester application deadline
Semester fees (30 ECTS)
Subjects available to free mover students
Do you want to apply as a Free Mover / Visiting / Guest / Study Abroad student at University of Freiburg (EU/EEA students)?
Not convinced yet? Take a look at the rankings!
Deep dive into the ranking details for this institution! You can find a clear explanation of how each ranking is built on this guide.