Academic Advising & Psychological Counseling

The Center for Academic Advising and Psychological Counseling assists you with any questions regarding studying at Freie Universität or study-related problems. The offer includes workshops as well as individual counseling and training courses.

Formal questions concerning the organisation of studying can be answered by the examinations offices at the department.

A full and competent advice on financial aid can be obtained at the Social Counseling of the Studentenwerk.

The local women’s representative advises and supports students of the department, e.g. in conflicts.

In case of sexual harassment (verbal or non-verbal, stalking) you should necessarily contact the women’s representative of the department or the Chief Gender Equality Officer (Working Group against Sexual Harassment at Freie Universität Berlin). All requests are strictly confidential.


Financial Support for Women

Within the scope of performance-oriented allocation of funding for the area of gender equality at Freie Universität Berlin, the department offers various options to provide financial support for women.
More information can be taken from the process of allocating financial support for women.

Applications can be constantly submitted to the women’s representative.
Depending on the number of applications the Women’s Financial Support Committee (KFFM) will meet as soon as possible for making a resolution.


Career Planning

The Career Service of Freie Universität Berlin supports students and graduates at the transition from university to work by providing information, advice and training.


Overview of all advising-offers for students at Freie Universität Berlin.