Upcoming Application Round

The next application round for our two year program starts January 21st
and ends April 30th 2019 for classes starting the following October 2019,
with graduation in October 2021.

Info on admission requirements can be found here: http://www.visual-anthropology.fu-berlin.de/admission/index.html


The institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology at Freie Universität Berlin was ranked 1st among institutions in Germany, Switzerland, and Austria and placed 33rd among anthropology institutions worldwide according to the QS World University Ranking 2017. 





outdoor screening
outdoor screening

Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology

Landoltweg 9-11 - NEW: Office address: Iltisstr. 7
14195 Berlin

Student Assistant:
Ezekiel Morgan

Office Management:
Annika Jost

Timetable for Generation 12

  • Opening application period: 21.01.2019

  • Application Deadline: 30.4.2019

  • In-house classes Winter Semester: 07.-25.10.2019

Timetable for Generation 11

  • Deadline Machinima or Paper for Digital Anthropology (Anna Ramelle, Blake Kendall): 31.3.2019

  • In-house Classes Summer Semester: 01.-18.4.2019

  • Deadline Paper Classics and Varieties (Libermann, Wanono): 15.5.2019

  • Deadline paper Space & Place (Terry, Reichel): 20.08. 2019

  • Media Activism (Budka): 15.08. 2019

  • Deadline Thesis Proposal Draft (max. 2 pages): 30.9.2019

  • In-house classes Winter Semester: 07.-25.10.2019

  • Deadline for graded thesis proposal: 20.12.2019

Timetable for Generation 10

  • Deadline for graded thesis proposal: 20.12.2019

  • In-house Classes Summer Semester: 01.-18.04.2019

  • Send a draft to your supervisor or skype appointment with your supervisor: 01.08. 2019

  • Submission of Thesis: October 2019 (exact date will be announced)

  • Final Screenings and Final exhibition:  October/November 2019

Short Film about the teaching methods of the M.A. Visual and Media Anthropology