University of Fribourg or Universität Freiburg (UniFR) - public higher education institution in Switzerland. UniFR began its activity in 1889. The main building of the university proudly stands in Fribourg inside an urban campus.

University ranking. University of Fribourg confidently takes a spot among the top 20 universities of Switzerland. University of Fribourg, earned its place in the top 5% of the world universities, according to the international rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The results of the examinations and the certificate of the academic performance are required to submission by the admission committee. University of Fribourg chose to divide its academic year into semesters. 2,000 USD/год. UniFR students can take their studies to the next level and obtain a master’s degree for 1,624 USD per year. Even though the tuition fees are not that high, the students still can apply for scholarship. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website

The composition of the university. University of Fribourg is average in size with a capacity of 10 thousand students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. The education is provided by more than 2000 teachers and professors. The university is an active participant of international programs aimed at academic exchange of students between the educational institutions. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UniFR. The students have access to the university’s library. It is one of the members of European University Association (EUA), and Rectors' Conference of the Swiss Universities (CRUS).
Ranking   1545   10
Universität Freiburg
Country Switzerland
City Fribourg
Bachelor (foreigners) 1,624 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 1,624 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 1,414 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 1,414 USD/year.
Living expenses $1,256 -2,268 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1889
Abbreviation UniFR
Teachers 1,999
Students 9,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Knowledge and Wisdom
• Staatssekretariat für Bildung, Forschung und Innovation, Schweiz
• European University Association (EUA)
• Rectors' Conference of the Swiss Universities (CRUS)
World ranking 1545
Country ranking 10
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1545
Alternative title
German Universität Freiburg
French Université de Fribourg
it Università di Friburgo
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