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Basic information

Total number of students
2040

Teaching in core subjects

  • Germany: 6.1%
  • EU: 4%
  • International relations: 17.2%
  • Comparison of political systems: 16.2%
  • Methods/statistics: 21.2%
  • Theory/intellectual history: 14.1%
  • Other fields/didactics: 21.2%

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase
8/14 points

Group 2

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
69.5%

Group 2

Graduations in appropriate time, master's
37.0%

Group 3

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment
no data
Master theses in cooperation with work environment
no data

Research

Third party funds per academic
117.6 T€

Group 1

Research reputation
no data
Not specified

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
2.7

Group 3

Support in studies
2.7

Group 2

Courses offered
2.1

Group 1

Study organisation
2.8

Group 3

Exams
2.2

Group 2

Research orientation
2.3

Group 2

Support for stays abroad
2.1

Group 2

Rooms
2.4

Group 2

Library
1.7

Group 1

IT-infrastructure
2.0

Group 1

Overall study situation
2.3

Group 2

Teacher qualification

Teacher qualification students
301
Teacher qualification programmes
TQ degrees: Bachelor of Education, Master of Education
Teacher qualification centre
Link
Teacher Qualification Monitor (in German)
Link

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department
no data

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Tutorials for first-year students; German-French courses of study; contact with exchange students within the framework of the courses; opportunity to study abroad through many partner universities both within the framework of the Erasmus programme and worldwide in direct exchange.

Exchange universities for stay abroads

Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, Frankreich; The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel; University of British Columbia, Kanada; Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexiko; Staatliche Universität Sankt Petersburg, Russland; Columbia University, USA; University of California, USA; University of Chicago, USA; Yale University (FOX Fellowship), USA; Princeton University, USA

Special features regarding research activities

Environmental Policy Research Centre (FFU); Cluster of Excellence Contestations of the Liberal Script (SCRIPTS); participation in Collaborative Research Centre 1171 "Affective Societies: Dynamics of Coexistence in Changing Worlds", Centre for Peace and Conflict Research (under construction).

Support for founders

Profund Innovation is the service facility for the promotion of start-ups and innovations in the Research Department of Freie Universität. We support students, scientists and alumni in developing application ideas for their research, in founding start-ups or spin-offs and in exploiting research results together with established companies.

Further information on research activities

Further information about study entry phase

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Acronyms

(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements

Last Update 2021: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education