University of Fribourg

Street: Avenue de l’Europe, 20
Postcode: CH-1700
City: Fribourg
Country: Switzerland
Phone: + 41 (26) 300 71 11
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History and Objectives

Founded in 1889, the University of Fribourg Switzerland is unique for its bilinguism (French-German), its international character and its friendly atmosphere. The University’s teaching and research are informed by a profound sense of ethical principles.

Governing Team

  • Rectorate (Rector and Vice-Rectors)
  • Senate (16 members)
  • Council of University

Grounds

  • Campus of Fribourg

International Programmes

  • Socrates-Erasmus Programme
  • Swiss Mobility
  • BENEFRI-Exchange Network between the universities of Fribourg, Neuchâtel and Bern (BENEFRI)
  • CLUSE-Exchange Network between universities of Friburg, Geneva, Lausanne, Neuchâtel, Bourgogne and Franche-Comté
  • ISEP-Period of study in USA, Canada, Australia, South America or Korea
  • Bilateral or Multilateral Agreements with thirty universities

Calendar

First semester from October to February and second semester from March to July.

Departments

  • Theology
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Sciences
  • Arts

Degrees

Licence and Master (8-10 semesters)
  • Theology
  • Arts
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Sciences
Bachelor (6 semesters)
  • Theology
  • Arts
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Sciences
Diploma
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Sciences
  • Geography
  • Informatics
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Teaching Economics
  • Natural Science
  • Theology
Doctorate
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Letters
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology
  • Also teaching Qualifications