Humboldt Perspectives Study Abroad offers visiting undergraduate students from across the globe the opportunity to complete a study period of three months at Humboldt-Universität. Students can choose to study in Berlin in the fall (September to December) or spring (February to May).
The meetings will take place on Zoom and have the same topics:
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The program consists of academic courses as well as accompanying intercultural training, German courses, and excursions in Berlin.
Courses are taught in English and are designed for undergraduate students. They are open to students of all subject areas and offer an interdisciplinary approach to a wide range of topical issues related to Berlin, Germany, and Europe.The courses are related to the fields of urban development and ecology, culture and society, migration, politics, philosophy, and different aspects of German history. Students may also select a German language class for beginners (A1).
Humboldt Perspectives Study Abroad builds on Alexander and Wilhelm von Humboldt’s long-standing insight that traveling to new places, questioning seemingly self-evident things, and exchanging ideas between students and researchers, are fundamental to research and teaching. The program aims to give international students the opportunity to explore new places and topics, and to expand their own horizons in many of ways:
The program aims to enable students to develop subject-related knowledge, academic working skills, and intercultural competence.
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