Study Abroad

FU-BEST (Berlin European Studies)

Berlin, Germany

The program is hosted by Freie Universität, but students take courses at the FU-BEST center (no host university enrollment options).  Most courses are conducted in English, besides the language courses.  Students need to take a minimum of 15 semester credit hours for full credit, concurrent with Amherst policy.

Language pre-requisites:

All language levels are available, but this program is best suited for beginner or intermediate language learners.

Language(s) of instruction available: English, German
Program URL:
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Homestay, Apartment with local students, Apartment with program students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): English, Environmental Studies, German, History, Law, Jurisp and Social Thought, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion, Sociology, Theater and Dance, Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences
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Summer Hours

Monday - Friday
Converse 106

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