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Albert Ludwigs Universitat Freiburg

Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Great place to study

An old university, has a charm of it own. Numerous students from all parts of Germany and other... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Subramanian S
School Abroad

A great school, spread throughout the city, offers free lectures, movie showings and classes. Many... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
Andrew B
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Hefei, China
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This prestigious university, which has educated such famous individuals as Erasmus and Max Weber, has expanded in recent years to include over 20,000 students.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

An old university, has a charm of it own. Numerous students from all parts of Germany and other countries study here.

Thank Subramanian S
Reviewed 12 October 2016

A great school, spread throughout the city, offers free lectures, movie showings and classes. Many wonderful historic buildings as well as it's own museum.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Freiburg is probably next to Heidelberg the best University town to study in Germany. The standars are vey high and life right at the foot of the Black Forest and just a hop fro Alsacia, known for one of the best kitchens of Europe makes...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2015

The mensa serves some decent variety of food items which range from european to chinese to Indian. I have been exposed to Italian and German cuisines here and the choice of food available is superb.

1  Thank Rohit R
Reviewed 8 August 2013

Some of the buildings were pretty. The students were not very friendly. There is a lot of construction going on around the campus making driving in the city difficult. This was the least appealing university that we saw on our European trip.

2  Thank LindaTravels2013
Reviewed 16 October 2012

Very academic course in full facility university. Lunch in university cafeteria adequate. University language course is not very good for developing conversational skills. Is geared to grammar and reading for university study. Chose Goethe Institute if you are interested in developuing conversational language skills. Goethe...More

Thank efgmlr
Reviewed 2 October 2012

The University gives the city a lot of its young energy and charm. I'm not sure how this is a tourist attraction, but it's a center of life in the city and worth walking through! The medical clinics are extraordinary beautiful buildings; they look like...More

1  Thank wonderlilly
Reviewed 18 October 2010

My husband attended a conference at the University, and I merely walked around the grounds and visited the "Universeum", as they call their small museum which describes the history of the University itself. Entry to the Universeum is free, and, while the displays are all...More

Thank Mommywillo
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