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Application Procedure

Candidates with a German Bachelor’s degree apply directly to the Freie Universität Berlin via the online portal.

Candidates with non-German degree apply via uni-assist portal. For documents and formal details please see Application with non-German Degree.

The application for the winter semester runs from April 15 to August 15.

The application period for the summer semester runs from December 2 of the preceding year to January 15.

Candidates with a non-German Degree are recommended to prepare their documents well in advance and to apply as soon as the application period opens.

No. All courses in the Master's program of Physics are in English.

For instance, with a degree in engieering or chemistry?

No. You require a Bachelor's degree in Physics to apply for a Master's degree in Physics. 

  • your Bachelor degree with overall grade
  • a certified transcript of your Bachelor studies
  • proof of English language proficiency

Please upload these documents, as well as certified English or German translations if in another language, as color pdf files to Uni-Assist. More details

Yes, you can apply if you have certifications for at least 2/3 of the credit points necessary for your Bachelor’s degree. In that case the current transcript of courses can be used for the application.

Note that all modules necessary to complete the Bachelor’s degree have to be finished before the start of the Master course, and certificates have to be submitted before the end of the first semester of the Master course.