University of Fribourg, Switzerland (Université de Fribourg / Universität Freiburg)

University of Fribourg, Switzerland (Université de Fribourg / Universität Freiburg)

The University of Fribourg is unique as the only bilingual university in Switzerland, offering a wide range of courses of study in French, German or both. There are also a number of courses with an international aspect which are offered in English.The University of Fribourg has two main locations of Miséricorde and Pérolles and there are many other University buildings spread over the whole city. 

Fribourg is in western Switzerland. It is located on both sides of the river Saane/Sarine, on the Swiss Plateau, and is a major economic, administrative and educational center on the cultural border between German and French Switzerland (Romandy). Its Old City, one of the best-maintained in Switzerland, sits on a small rocky hill above the valley of the Sarine.

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>> Information for incoming students

  • Estimated number of mobility places for each subject: 1-3 full-year or 2-6 semester places

Available Subject Areas

  • Law

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