AIFS Gap Year Abroad: Berlin, Germany (Summer)


Take a gap year on your terms — with AIFS.

We provide all-inclusive, flexible program options to customize your gap year adventure around the world. Mix and match destinations and academic terms for a one-of-a-kind opportunity to earn college credits, immerse yourself in a different culture, acquire global skills and expand your life experience.

AIFS Gap Year Programs are available to high school graduates 18 and over. 

Spend the summer in the city of Berlin with AIFS and earn up to 6 credits. Live in shared university apartments with a single or double room. Enjoy cultural and social activities such as a visit to World Heritage site Museum Island, a boat trip, cinema, open-air theater, Checkpoint Charlie and Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp. Session 1 includes day trips to Rostock and Warnemünde on the Baltic Sea and an excursion to beautiful Potsdam, with a 3-day optional excursion to Warsaw, Poland. Session 2 includes a day trip to Potsdam as well as a day trip to picturesque Dresden, with a 3-day optional excursion to Prague, Czech Republic.

Students may choose from two different 4-week sessions or combine sessions for a 9-week program (with a one week break in between). Students select from a variety of courses in culture conservation, ecology, geography, history, music, politics, religion, social science, German language, etc.

AIFS is a premier provider of study abroad programs. Comprehensive fees include tuition and housing with $800,000 in scholarship and grant funding available. A meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service are also included. Coordinated round-trip flight packages are available.

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