Help for art and design students from Ukraine

Art and design students from Ukraine are welcome at Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design. In order to build a creative bridge, we have enabled a fluent transition for refugee students. We are open to working out individual solutions together which are adapted to the respective situation of Ukrainian students and which allow them to continue their artistic and design work as quickly as possible. This is carried out in direct consultation with the responsible professors. The Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design welcomes the helpfulness, solidarity and participation of its students, teachers and staff.

Shortly after the start of the war in Ukraine, the Presidential Board decided to admit students from Ukraine to the Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design in an unbureaucratic and simplified manner. (...)

New Students Application Procedure May 2022

Dear international applicants please note:

All international applicants have to register at Uniassist first to have their documents, diplomas and certificates checked before handing in their application documents to Muthesius directly.

The Uniassist platform is open from 25th February 2021 to 25th of April 2022 for the start of study in October 2022.

Further information on the next steps for your application at Muthesius Kunsthochschule are available on the website.

If you have any questions please use the listed contacts.


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International Students

International Students are welcome to apply to the Muthesius – please note that you also have to register at uni-assist and that a German language certificate DSH2 or TestDaF4x4 is required.

Exchange Students

Please contact your home university’s international office for further information and support. The Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design holds a range of bilateral agreements with European partner universities in the framework of ERASMUS and we are open to new agreements on behalf of student mobility. More details can be found on the left – please click on Exchange.

Paths abroad

Studying abroad or an internship offers the possibility, to experience work and everyday life in an international context, an increasingly important aspect in the professions of the future. The most used aspect of our work is the ERASMUS programme, however Fulbright and der DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) also offer respected and highly paid schalorships for teaching staff, researchers and students. When searching for further grant/scholarhsip offers, the Internet portals such as DAAD Scholarship Database and mystipendium can be very useful.

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Das Lifelong Learning Programme ERASMUS, one of the largest, most successful stories of the European Union, has promoted the international mobility of students, teaching staff and personnel in Europe since 1987. So far, around 2 million students and approx. 200,000 teaching staff have managed a stay abroad via the programme. The Muthesius has held an ERASMUS University Charter (EUC) since 2007 and thus fulfils all the conditions for participation in the programme. Via the Erasmus policy statement the Muthesius University is obligated to network with universities and institute within Europe. The support rates are graded according to country for one academic year. The following partner univeristies exist within the framework of the EU programme Erasmus+ 2014-2020:

BelgienAntwerpenAntwerpen Belgien St Luca University College of Art & DesignFK, KoDe
Gent Sint-Lucas Hoogeschool voor Beeldende KunstFK, KoDe, Raum
BulgarienSofiaNational Academy of ArtFK, KoDe, Raum
DänemarkKopenhagenRoyal Danish Academy of ArtKoDe, IDe, Raum
EnglandNorwich Norwich University of the ArtsFK, KoDe
NottinghamNottingham Trent UniversityFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
SalfordUniversity of SalfordKoDe, IDe, Raum
FinnlandHelsinki Kuvataideakatemia Finish Academy of Fine ArtsFK, KoDe, Raum
Aalto UniversityBA: Fine Arts/Keramik
VaasaNovia YrkeshögskolanFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
FrankreichAngersÉcole Supérieure de beaux-artsFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
BrestÉcole Européenne Supérieur d´Art de BretagneFK, KoDe, IDe
Caen/CherbourgÉcole supérieure d´arts & médiasFK
NantesÉcole supérieur des beaux-artsFK, KoDe
ParisÉcole de CondéIDe, KoDe, Raum
RennesÉcole Européenne Supérieur d´Art de BretagneFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
St. EtienneÉcole Supérieure d`Art et Design FK, KoDe
ValenceL´ESAD Grenoble-ValenceFK, KoDe
IrlandDublinNational College of Art and DesignFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum - nur SoSe
IslandReykjavik Listaháskóli ÍslandsFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
ItalienBresciaLibera Accademia di belle Arti BresciaFK, KoDe, Raum, ID
RomAccademia di belle arti di RomaFK, KoDe, Raum
KroatienSplitSveuciliste University of SplitFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
LitauenVilniusVilnius Academy of ArtsFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
VilniusCollege of DesignBA Raum, KoDe auch Foto und Fashion
NorwegenTromsøThe Arctic University of NorwayMA: FK
NiederlandeDelftTU DelftMA: medical
Den HaagRoyal Academy of ArtBA: FK, KoDe, Raum
EindhovenDesign Academy EindhovenKoDo, ID
GroningenAcademie MinervaFK, KoDe- nur WS
MaastrichtAcademie Beeldende KunstenFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
NorwegenBergenKunst- og designhögskolenFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
OsloOslo National Academy of the ArtsFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
ÖsterreichLinzkunst universität linz
FK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
WienAkademie der Bildenden Künste WienFK
PolenDanzigAkademia Sztuk Pieknych w GdanskuFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
Poznan Poznan University of ArtsFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
StettinAkademia Sztuki w SzczecinieFK, KoDe, Raum
PortugalLissabonFaculdade de Belas-Arts da Universidade de LisboaFK, KoDe, IDe
PortoFaculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade do PortoFK, KoDe
RumänienBukarestUniversitatea Nationala de Arte din BucurestiFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
RusslandSt. PetersburgStieglitz State Academy of Art & Design RusslandFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
SchwedenUmeåUmeå UniversityMA: IDe, FK
SchweizBaselHochschule für Gestaltung und KunstKoDe, IDe
BernHochschule der KünsteFK, KoDe
SlowakeiBratislavaAcademy of Fine Arts and Design (VSVU)KoDe, ID, Textil, Glas, Metall
SpanienAlmería Escuela de arte de AlmeriaFine Art/Visual Art & Design BA+MA
BarcelonaUniversitat de BarcelonaFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
Escola MassanaKoDe, IDe, Raum
LogronoESDIR La RiojaFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
de Compostella
Escola de Arte e Superior de DeseñoBA ID
SevillaUniversidad de SevillaFK
ZamoraEscuela de Arte y Superior de Diseno de ZamoraFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
TschechienPrag Academy of Fine Arts in PragueFK
TürkeiAnkaraBaskent ÜniversitesiFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
IstanbulMimar Sinan Fine Arts UniversityFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum
UngarnBudapestUniversity of applied sciencesFK, KoDe, IDe
PécsUniversity of Pécs- Faculty of Music and Visual ArtsFK, KoDe, IDe, Raum

Worldwide Network

Hochschule, LandLink
Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in
Jerusalem, Israel
Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem
Holon Institute of Technology, IsraelHolon Institute of Technology
National Cheng Kung University, TaiwanNational Cheng Kung University
National Institute of Design in Ahmadebad, IndienNational Institute of Design
Saint Petersburg Stieglitz State Academy of Art and Design, RusslandSaint Petersburg Stieglitz State Academy of Art and Design
South China Normal University in Guangdong-Guangzhou, ChinaSouth China Normal University
Tongji University College of Design and Innovation, ChinaTongji University College of Design and Innovation


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