The application period for the winter semester 2021/2022 starts on March 1st, 2021 and ends on April 30, 2021.

For the course of study Art Research and Media Philosophy, the deadline ends on Mai 31, 2021.


The Following Application Documents Are Required

Application is only possible online, starting March 1st 2021. The art portfolio can be handed in online. The following application documents are required:

  • Completed application form (online)
  • Letter of motivation of one or two pages: Why this study? Why HfG? What are you willing to contribute?
  • Certificate of general or subject-related higher education entrance qualification and, if applicable, Bachelor's degree certificate. If the certificate of general or subject-related higher education entrance qualification (high school diploma) is not yet available, please submit a provisional certificate of high school enrolment.
  • CV
  • Art portfolio with work samples (online)
  • International applicants must prove their knowledge of German either at the beginning of their studies or after attending in-house German courses at the end of their first year of studies (DSH-1 or TestDaF-3).
  • Declaration of consent of the parents (for underage students)

Multiple Applications

For multiple applications, complete application documents for each course requiring application (including portfolio) is necessary.