Applying for Studies


Study programs at weissensee art academy berlin

The design departments: Fashion Design, Product Design, Textile and Surface Design & Visual Communication offer an 8-semester Bachelor's degree (240 CP), after which you can apply for the two-year Master's degree (120 CP). The Fine Arts programs with courses of study in: Painting, Sculpture, and Stage and Costume Design cover a standard study period of ten semesters and you graduate with a diploma (300CP). All courses of study start with the one-year artistic-creative foundation course.

Die Study Regulations of all departments can be found here!


01. November - 11. Dezember


BA- DESIGN AND FINE ARTS (Online registration for aptitude test)
The application period for undergrade programs starts always from 01 November until 11 December (for winter semester 24/25) . All undergrade study programs commence winter semester only, start in October. Please see information and guidelines for online application: here


The application periods for College Transfer Admission are from 01 December to 02 January 02 for the summer term and May 01–30 for winter term. Time periods may vary. Please see information and guidlines for online application: here


For MA programs in Design are from 01 to 30 April for winter term only, start in October.  Please see information and guidelines for online application: here


The student advisory service is available to advise on general questions regarding the study program, such as application and admission procedures, guest student community, and transfer students.

Susan Lipp
General student advisory service
Room A1.03

Please send your request by e-mail 
or please contact us by phone: 030 47705 -342 
(Tue - Thu 10 -15h, Tue until 17h). 

Personal office hours:
Tue 14 - 17 h and Thu 10 - 12 h and by appointment
For a personal appointment, please contact us in advance.

The student advisory service invites to open//virtual question times!
Every Thursday from 12-13 o'clock (CET)!

You can find the link to the virtual room here!
Online one-to-one interviews are available on request!


Useful information of the digital portfolio and the admission test:

Link: >Digital Portfolio & Aptitude Test<