Ph.D. Course and Funding at Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin
Monday, February 22, 2016 at 11:59AM
By Stephanie Griffin - GradDiv Funding Peer in Funding Resources, Travel Funding, berlin, erasmus, freie universitat berlin, historical, phd student, study abroad

Ph.D. students are invited to take advantage of an opportunity to study at Freie Universität Berlin for 3-6 months starting in October. An application to study abroad for a semester is available through Erasmus+, along with free tuition. Applications for 5 available exchange spots are due May 31. These spots also come with monthly living stipends (€800/month) and local travel allowances (€1100). Freie Universität Berlin

Application Deadline: May 31

Visa Requirements: Entry visa requirements vary by citizenship; all international students must apply for residence permits.

Program Dates: Starting in October, continuing 3-6 months

Mandatory Expenses: All students must have comprehensive health insurance valid in Germany and pay non-university “social fees” of €250/semester (which provides a ticket for public transportation throughout Berlin for the semester).

Allowances: Monthly stipend (€800/month) and local travel allowance (€1100)

Apply with their application form. All required materials and more details are available on their website.

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