Studienforum Berlin e.V.

Studienforum Berlin

Studienforum Berlin - About us 

Studienforum Berlin e.V., a private non-profit institution, conducts academic programs for students from English speaking countries, particularly from North America. These programs include German culture and language as well as internships in German private and public institutions located in Berlin and Brandenburg. SFB also provides semester programs, e.g. a fall university level academic program exclusively for Nazareth College of Rochester (New York) that includes all the educational and logistic support for Nazareth College and visiting students in the Residential Nazareth-in-Berlin Program.

In addition, Studienforum Berlin provides, through its members and cooperative researchers, scientific reports for: national research institutions; federal government departments; political foundations; courts; educational institutions; companies.

Expanded Educational Programs of Studienforum Berlin

Studienforum Berlin conducts congresses, seminars, conferences, organizes scientific working groups and provides university-level educational programs. Programs of Studienforum Berlin also bring together German and international students and academicians for special interactive purposes. A central function of Studienforum Berlin is to teach, advise and advocate for college and university students from the USA and other English-speaking countries. In addition to Nazareth College, Studienforum Berlin counts among its cooperating partners the following institutions:
  • Aspen Institute Berlin
  • Centre of Excellence, Otto-Suhr-Institut, Freie Universität Berlin
  • Collegium Polonicum, Slubice
  • Kommission der Europäischen Union
  • Europa Universität Viadrina, Frankfurt/Oder
  • George Mason University
  • Mississippi State University
  • Morningside College
  • TU Bergakademie Freiberg
  • Teikyo Universität Berlin
  • Universität Beijing
  • Universität Bologna
  • Universität Rom
  • Universität von Lettland
  • Universität Richmond
  • Universität Warschau
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • University of California Los Angeles
  • Virginia Military Institute
  • ISODARCO: International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts - Italian Pugwash Group
  • Die Neue Schule Berlin
  • Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Osteuropakunde
  • Europäische Akademie Berlin
  • Freie Universität Berlin
  • Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
  • Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
  • Humboldt Universität
  • Landeszentrale für politische Bildung Berlin-Brandenburg
  • Stiftung Weiterbildung Berlin
  • Sozialpädagogisches Institut Berlin
  • Landesstelle gegen die Suchtgefahren
  • Sozialpädagogisches Fortbildungswerk des Landes Brandenburg

Cooperative Research Programs of Studienforum Berlin

Studienforum Berlin plans, supports and conducts Research and Development programs independently and together with other academic and national entities in the areas of: Economics, Policital Science, Health and Social Sciences. Part of its work is to produce major reports on contract for national centers or to provide basic, high level research services to organisations, such as:
  • Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) (i.e., The German Research Council)
  • Volkswagen Stiftung (i.e., Volkswagen Foundation)
  • Berlin-Forschung (Research Entity for Berlin)
  • Institutes of German Political Parties
  • European Union (Framework Programs, TACIS, PHARE)
  • Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Forschung und Technologie (i.e., Federal Ministry for Education, Science, Research and Technology)

Research Programs of Studienforum Berlin (completed and ongoing):


Historical Research

Political Science
Social Sciences
  • Social Politics in the Federal Republic of Germany
  • The Condition of Foreigners in Berlin
  • Integration of Migrants
  • Youth and Drug-Addictive Behavior

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