From 20 to 23 July, the annual exhibition “Einblick / Ausblick” is celebrated

It is a lavish celebration full of art and design: for the annual exhibition Einblick / Ausblick, the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts opens its doors from Thursday, 20 to Sunday, 23 July. On these days, studios, workshops, lecture halls and workrooms will be transformed into an exhibition of around 10,000 square metres: for four days, visitors can gain an insight into the artistic work of students of free art, art for teaching at grammar schools, communication and industrial design as well as spatial strategies. The motto of this year’s Einblick / Ausblick is networking.

“The Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts is a place of culture and a place of social encounter, (...)

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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New release: Ephemer.

  With contributions from: Barry Bermange, Gabriele Brandstetter, Danica Darkic, Martina Dobbe, Martin Dornberg, Hinderk M. Emmrich, Daniel Fetzner, Yael Kaduri, Annette Le Fort, Angela (...)

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Organisation of the Academy


The administration of the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts is headed by the Chancellor Dr. Sascha Engelbach. He ensures the orderly flow of all budgetary, personnel and study matters.

Kanzler Dr. Sascha Engelbach
Room 02.03
T 0431 / 5198 – 409

Gisela Rosenthal (secretary’s office)
Room 02.04
T 0431 / 5198 – 411


Academic and student affairs

Open Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00-12:00 (administration building, 1st floor). Outside these hours we can be reached by phone and e-mail.

Silvia Rosenberger (head)
Room 01.05
T 0431 / 5198 – 413

Janina Schilling
Secretary’s office for students, admissions office, information on study courses.
Room 01.03
T 0431 / 5198 – 414

Katrin Josam
Examinations office for the bachelor’s degree programmes, information on bachelor’s degrees.
Room 01.07
T 0431 / 5198 – 404

Mara Trost
Examinations office for the master’s degree programmes, information on master’s degrees.
Room 01.07
T 0431 / 5198 – 500

Maud Zieschang
International office.
Room 01.04
T 0431 / 5198 – 501



Gisela Rosenthal  (head)
Room 02.04
T 0431 / 5198 – 411

Bernd Fischer
Facility Manager.
Kesselhaus, Room 09
T 0431 / 5198 – 405



Sabine Gärtner
Post office, switchboard.
Room 02.02
T 0431 / 5198 – 400

Martin Rösner
Room 01.06
T 0431 / 5198 – 415

Jens Klimmeck
IT matters of the administration and maintenance of technical equipment.
Room 01.02
T 0431 / 5198 – 426

Friedhelm Gärtner
Administration archive.



Nicole Zimmermann (Head)
Financial matters, capital expenditures, third-party funds, business trips, excursions
Room 01.09
T 0431 / 5198 – 418

Liza Behrens
Accounting office, procurement matters
Room 01.08
T 0431 / 5198 – 412

Natalia Afrossin
Accounting office, asset accounting
Room 02.09
T 0431 / 5198 – 540



Bente Clausen (Head)
Policy matters, all personnel matters
Room 01.10
T 0431 / 5198 – 410

Dilay Boran
Personnel matters, student and research assistants
Room 02.04
T 0431 / 5198 – 508

Stefan Pöting
Vacation, time recording, sickness/cure, work contracts, support in personnel matters.
Room 01.08
T 0431 / 5198 – 412

Nadine Seckler
Pensionable periods of prior service


Equality officer

An equality concept has been established at the Muthesius. The university regards the promotion of the reconciliation of family and career as a particularly important task. The equality officer is Katharina Jesdinsky.

Katharina Jesdinsky
Knooper Weg , Room 065
T 0431 / 5198 – 432


Diversity officer

Marina Röh
T 0431 / 5198 – 468


Employee’s council

Employees’ councils pay attention to the observance of employees’ fundamental rights. There are two councils at the Muthesius: one for non-academic staff (Maike Schulken (chairwoman), Katrin Josam, Lars Busack) and one for academic staff (Michael Zierke(chairman)).


Code “Good Conditions of Employment

Muthesius Kunsthochschule gave itself a Code of Conduct in which it defines good employment conditions and lays down regulations for their implementation. The legal basis for the Code is the Higher Education Act of the State of Schleswig-Holstein as amended from time to time (in the version of February 5, 2016).

Code “Good Employment Conditions at Muthesius University of the Arts in Kiel” for download (19.12.2018): Muthesius Kunsthochschule in Kiel”


Safety Office

Gisela Rosenthal
Room 02.04
T 0431 / 5198 – 411



The Muthesius has its own refectory in the “Kesselhaus” (operated by Studentenwerk Schleswig-Holstein [Student Services Authority]), which prepares and serves fresh meals on workdays. It has been certified by the German Institute for Communal Meal Services. There are normally up to three or four daily meals to choose from, including vegetarian and vegan meals. Here you can find the menu. 


Maike Brzakala
T 0431 / 5198 – 416