- Country: Germany
- Location: Berlin
- Language: English, German
- Level(s): Undergraduate and Graduate
- Subjects: American Studies, Intensive German language, all levels
- Length: Semester and academic year
- Cost: MSU tuition plus room and board in the host country
- Deadline: March 1 for the following fall; October 1 for the following spring
If you have any questions or need additional information about studying in Germany, contact:
Study Abroad Advisor
Office of International Programs
400 Culbertson Hall
Students participating in the exchange will study at the John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies. The department offers English courses in a variety of subjects relating to American studies. Students are encouraged to take intensive German language courses as well.
American Studies course listings can be found at the following website: http://www.jfki.fu-berlin.de/en/academics/courselistings/index.html
For more information about the JFK Institute for North American Studies, please visit: http://www.jfki.fu-berlin.de/en/index.hMS
MSU has a direct exchange agreement with FU Berlin only. If you would like to participate in the FU Best program, talk to a study abroad advisor about direct enroll.
FU Berlin: http://www.fu-berlin.de/en/
Academic Calendar: http://www.fu-berlin.de/en/studium/studienorganisation/termine/index.html
If you want to get a sense of the reunified Germany and the challenges of the post-Cold War era in a fast-changing Europe, there is really no better place to come to than Berlin. Located in the heart of Europe, this metropolis with some 3.4 million inhabitants will offer you unrivalled educational, intellectual, and cultural opportunities. There are also ample recreational opportunities in parks, forests, and many surrounding lakes. Either through the program or on your own, you will be able to become acquainted with many parts of Germany and Europe. A first-class public transportation network is available, plus convenient access to various destinations in Germany and throughout (Central) Europe. What is more, Berlin's rich museum landscape, its monuments and memorials, its concerts halls and opera houses, its stage and movie theaters, and its pubs and clubs boast a vibrant multicultural city life that never stops.
Students pay MSU tuition and fees.
Check with Financial Aid to see if your scholarship will apply.
FU BEST is a fee based program. Talk to an advisor for more information on fees and how to direct enroll.
Federal financial aid applies to this program. Check with the financial aid department for more information regarding individual financial aid questions.
Students pay for housing in Germany. Freie University provides students with resources to help them find apartments and offers fully furnished apartments.
Start your online profile and fill out the advising questionnaire at http://www.montana.edu/international/studyabroad/sa_apply.htm
When you have completed your online profile, please contact the study abroad office via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at 406-994-7151 to set up a one on one advising appointment.