New release: Ephemer.

new release


With contributions from: Barry Bermange, Gabriele Brandstetter, Danica Darkic, Martina Dobbe, Martin Dornberg, Hinderk M. Emmrich, Daniel Fetzner, Yael Kaduri, Annette Le Fort, Angela Melitopoulos, Petra Maria Meyer, Hannelore Paflik-Huber, Jürgen Partenheimer, Felix Schackert, Claus-Arthur Scheier, Michael Schirner, Georg Christoph Tholen, Hagen Verleger, Michael Wetzel, Martin Zenck.

Editor: Petra Maria Meyer
Wilhelm Fink Verlag
ISBN: 978-3-7705-5755-4

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10.08.2020 • , (...)

The annual exhibition “Einblick Ausblick”, Opening on July 15th

The annual exhibition of the Muthesius University of Art also takes place in the Corona year, but its concept is by far the most unusual insight of the art school. This is made possible by ONLINESTREAMING and around 50 locations in the Kiel area, which the student planning team was able to gain as a cooperation partner. They give the students the opportunity to exhibit and present their work from the fields of communication design, fine art, industrial design and spatial strategies. There are stations from Gaarden to Holtenau and around the art college. There is an information station at the university itself.

The students not only want to avoid large crowds of people on campus, (...)

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Just arrived: Sensing the Ocean. A Collaboration between Art, Design and Science

“Sensing the Ocean. A Collaboration between Art, Design and Science.”

Tom Duscher, Stephan Sachs, Manfred Schulz (Editors)

“Sensing the Ocean” is based on the collaboration between the Kiel Marine Research Cluster of Excellence The Future Ocean and the Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design. The book shows how artists, designers and scientists can complement each other creatively, what differentiates artistic and scientific research, and illustrates how the interplay of competence gives rise to new insights.


Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design, Kiel, at the Leipzig Book Fair!

For many years, the Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design has been presenting its book and print art to the international audience at the Leipzig Book Fair. This year it will again be represented in the book & art segment (hall 3, booth G 301). Here, the Art Academy Kiel presents outstandingly designed printed works and special typographic book designs from the field of study »typography and book design« (Prof. Annette le Fort and Prof. André Heers). Every year the University’s booth is designed by students for the Book Fair.


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After passing the aptitude examination, applicants receive their admission slips by post. This states an appointment at which all first term and newly enrolled students meet in Kiel to enrol personally at the Muthesius University. Students entering a higher term are enrolled individually.

For enrolment you require:

  • University entrance qualification certificates (or equivalents) as certified/authorised copies
  • Admission slip
  • Proof of payment (e.g. direct debit slip) of the term fee for the Studentenwerk Schleswig-Holstein (Services Authority) and for the Allgemeinen Studierenden-Ausschuss (AStA – Students’ Union);
  • Proof of existing health insurance
  • Agreement on the use of personal data
  • B.A./Diploma certificate for Master’s programme applications

For those changing universites/academies, you also require:

  • Certificate of student status and the exmatriculation certifcate of the previous university.

For those students who have completed their studies abroad or who are not German, you will also need:

  •  Certified/authorised copy of a German Secondary School Leaving Certificate or equivalent. The equivalents are tested by UNI-ASSIST. Please add certificates in German translation. These must also be certified/authorised copies, which can be obtained from the German Embassy or Consulate representative or sworn interpreters or translators
  • Proof of sufficient German language skills. Accepted certificates are the successful completion of a study college for foreign students or other equivalent certificates or the successfully completed examination of DSH II or the DaF test with 4×4 points or  telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule
  • Copy of your passport with Residence Permit

Identification Slips

To confirm your enrolment all students receive identification slips in a folded booklet. These include the student identification card, proof of grant/stipend (if applicable), a public transport pass and several certificates confirming student status for summission to other institutions. Please do not laminate the transport pass – this has lead to discussions of its validity in the past.

Student Health Insurance

For admission to study courses proof of existing Statutory Health Insurance must be submitted. Excepted from these regulations are:

  • Students who are insured via their family – this is possible up to 25 years of age;
  • Students who are insured via their marital partner
  • Students who are insured due to an orphan’s pension – this is possible up to 27 years of age
  • Students who are privately insured. You may apply to become exempt from the legally required student insurance.


Sophie Schultz
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Student Secretariat
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