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Change of university or study programme

Application for advanced standing/university transfer/change of study programme

Transfers are either students who are or have been enrolled in the same or a similar study programme at another university or students who hold transferable credits or periods of study from another study programme. Subject to availability, both can be placed into advanced semesters.

Transfers can apply for admission to an advanced semester either for the summer term (application possible until January 15th) or the winter term (applications possible until May 31st.)

Admission quotas for places in advanced semesters are calculated each semester. If places are available, please apply via our application platform ARTIST

Online application deadlines

Dec 1st, 2017 – January 15t, 2018 for the summer semester 2018     May 1st, 2018 – May 31st, 2018 for the winter semester 18/19                                    

Dec 1st, 2018 – January 15t, 2019 for the summer semester 2019

Online applications via ARTIST only

Admission depends on the assessment’s result of the artistic works submitted and the personal discussion with the examination board. Moreover, to be admitted, your previous study periods and academic records must qualify for recognition. The invitation to the personal discussion with the examination board will be sent to you via e-mail.

Information for international applicants

Please note that for enrolment, proof of German language proficiency is obligatory. International applicants must provide proof that they have good knowledge of written and spoken German.