#DMUglobal Berlin – Coming Soon

Opportunity type:

Eligibility

All first year undergraduate students are eligible to participate in this opportunity which is open to all faculties. DMU staff will be accompanying all groups.

DMU students are only eligible to receive one extra-curricular trip bursary per year. Please check our eligibility criteria for further details.

Description

You are invited to experience Berlin for 4 nights in June 2018. As part of this unique opportunity for DMU students you will be staying in accommodation in the heart of the German capital and will take part in a range of academic activities linked to your chosen trip theme, as well as having time to experience the culture of Berlin.

More information about each of the different trips available and detailed activities will be announced when this opportunity launches for applications.

For students interested in 20th century German history both the DDR Museum and the Spy Museum are worth visiting. Also, you can enjoy the city on foot by joining one of the many free walking tours offered in Berlin.In addition to the organised academic activities, you will have the opportunity to explore the diverse culture and history of Berlin, visiting iconic landmarks, venues and districts such as the Berlin Wall and East side gallery. The city’s main cultural and historical sights – from the Museum Island and the Reichstag to Checkpoint Charlie and the Holocaust memorial – are to be found in central Mitte.

If you want to venture further afield, a trip to Berlin Olympic Stadium is recommended, or head out to nearby Potsdam to discover its many UNESCO World Heritage palaces and parks.

Also, check out the Berlin Events page to find out what will be happening when you visit.

Travel and accommodation

Travel and accommodation for this opportunity will be booked by #DMUglobal. The #DMUglobal bursary will be deducted from the overall cost of the booking. Students will be required to pay the remainder via the DMU Online Store.

Key Information

  • Departure date: June 2018
  • Return date: June 2018
  • Estimated cost of travel, accommodation and transfers: TBC (booked by #DMUglobal)
  • Students will also be required to pay for: food & drink, entry fees, and visa (if applicable)
  • #DMUglobal bursary: TBC
  • Deadline for application: TBC