News and Information for Master

Information for new Master students

First: Welcome to the Physics Department of the Freie Universität Berlin.

On this page we try to summarize some information for new students. Once you are registered at the department you will receive a lot of important information via your student e-mail account - make sure you check your mail frequently!

Direct links:

  1. Information letter for Master students with the most important things
  2. Our information book for new (Bachelor) students (in German)
  3. General orientation days organized by the international office
  4. General brochure for new (Bachelor) students (in German)


On Monday, October 16th 2016, at 10:00 am, at the Physics Department, Seminar room 1.1.16 there is a welcome event for new Master students. As you may notice, the orientation meeting is parallel to the first lecture of “Advanced Statistical Physics”. The lecture will start a little bit later on this Monday, so you can attend the orientation meeting and will not miss anything of the lecture. We answer questions about the course contents, your start at the Physics department and provide you with necessary information concerning your studies. We would be happy to see you there :-)

Later that day, from noon on, we are holding a barbecue for all new students, bachelor and master, in the court in front of the students cafe "Cafe XX" (Room 0.3.02).

On Tuesday, October 17th 2017, at 4:00 pm, there is a nother Campus tour for interested new students, meeting point is the student's cafe "Cafe XX" (Room 0.3.02).

Information letter

To give a short overview about your first steps at the FU Berlin we create an information letter with infos about the lectures, the infrastructure and other important things for your time here.

For information about general events organized by the international office you can find a schedule here.