University and School Examinations taken



University of Oxford

 D.Phil. in Modern European History

 Examiners Prof Anthony Nicholls and Prof Gustav Schmidt

(There are no formal grades awarded for D.Phil’s in England. However, the very positive ‘Gutachten’ by Nicholls and Schmidt as well as the Prize of the DHI are usually seen by German colleagues as the equivalent to a German ‘summa cum laude’.)


Freie Universität Berlin

MA/Diploma Modern History/Politics, Grade: A

Examiners: Prof. Peter Steinbach and Prof. Gesine Schwan


London School of Economics

Master Course International History (as an Exchange Student), Transfer Credit: A-


Evangelisches Gymnasium zum Grauen Kloster, Berlin (Bismarck’s School…)

A-Level Courses: Ancient Greek, Politics, English, Maths: Summary Grade: A