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Anyone wishing to study at the Muthesius University of Fine Arts and Design from the winter semester 2024/25 can apply from 1 to 15 May. You can apply online. All relevant information on the application process for Bachelor’s and Master’s students can be found here. The link to the digital application portal will also be published here from 1 May.

The only art college in Schleswig-Holstein offers Bachelor students a selection of art and design degree programmes: There are Communication Design, Industrial Design, Scenography / Interior Design, Fine Art and Art Teaching at Grammar Schools. The Master’s degree programmes in Communication Design, Spatial Strategies, Fine Arts, Art Teaching at Grammar Schools and two different Master’s programmes in Industrial Design are also offered: Medical Design and Interface Design. (...)

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. (...)

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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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Presidium, Senate and Advisory Board

The Presidium, Senate and Academy Board are the central organs of the university according to HSG S-H (Higher Education Act of Schleswig-Holstein) of 30.03.2007.

The Presidium

The Presidium runs the institute in the sense of jurisdiction. It is responsible among other things for development planning, the study programmes, target agreements, quality assurance, the examination regulations, the budget and the number of student enrolments. It does this via the administration of the Muthesius University. All committees, institute and bodies of the university must provide information to the Presidium and invite members to their meetings. The members of the Presidium are elected by the senate.

The members of the Presidium of the Muthesius University are:

President Dr. Arne Zerbst

Vice-president  Prof. Dipl. Ing. Michael Breda

Vice-president Prof.in Dr. Almut Linde

Dr. Sascha Engelbach

The full-time president of the university represents the institution and is responsible for all operations and business. Vice-president Prof. Michael Breda is responsible for studies and teaching as well as international issues. Vice-president Prof.in Dr. Almut Linde is responsible for all artistic and technical workshops, international issues and post-graduate studies and projects. Chancellor Dr. Sascha Engelbach is head of the administration of the university. He is responsible for the budget.

 

The Senate

The senate advises in issues of research, teaching and studies which are of central importance and which concern the whole university. It oversees the administration of the Presidium, takes decisions regarding the constitution, the regulations, it elects the Presidium, decides on e.g. research focus, produces statements on the budget and structural development plans. All information for these purposes are given to the Senate by the Presidium and other bodies. The Senate of the University consists of: 13 representatives from the professorial/teaching staff (7), artistic staff (2), students (2) and non-academic staff (2). The Presidium and the equality officer are also members of the senate with the right to submit resolutions, and as advisors.

Chairperson: Prof. Oswald Egger

Vice Chairperson: Prof.in  Dr. Almut Linde

Minutes Secretary: Gisela Rosenthal

 

Members of the Extended Senate (representatives)

Electoral group 1
Eggers/ Heers
Dr. Meyer/ Dr. Schmitz
Greiner/N.N.
Duscher/Sachs
Schulz/Teckert
Huber/Le Fort
N.N./N.N.
N.N./N.N.

Electoral group 2
Ziercke / Engler
Dr. Leßmann/Dr. Mayer
N.N.
N.N.

Electoral group 3
Altmann/N.N.
Harms/Huber
Lewandowski/Gneuß
Statz/Rübener
N.N.
N.N.
N.N.
N.N.

Electoral group 4
Schuppelius / Schultz
Schulken-Zieschang/Schilling
Brzakala/Weißenberger
N.N./N.N.

 

Members of the Senate (representatives)

Electoral group 1
Egger/Heers
Dr. Meyer/Dr. Schmitz
Greiner/Wagner
Duscher/Sachs
Schulz/Teckert
Huber/Le Fort
N.N./N.N.

Electoral group 2
Ziercke / Engler
Dr. Leßmann/Dr. Mayer

Electoral group 3
Calasso/N.N.
Artz/N.N

Electoral group 4
Schuppelius/Schultz
Schulken-Zieschang/Schilling

 

Senate dates winter semester 2023

Weekday: Wednesday
Start: 3 p.m.
Place: Exhibition room of the MKH, administration building

08.11.2023
13.12.2023
24.01.2024

 

Committees

The University is autonomous in its self-adminsitration via committees and boards. The boards are formed by the Senate and according to the Higher Education Act of Schleswig-Holstein comprise the central study committee (Chariperson: Prof. Dipl.- Ing. Michael Breda), the central boards for research and knowledge transfer, and the central budget and planning committee (Chair: N.N.).

 

The Advisory Board

Five external honorary personalities form the University Council. The president is a member in an advisory capacity. Together with the Senate and the Presidential Board, it is one of the central bodies of our university. It accompanies the development of the university, makes recommendations and prepares resolutions and statements, e.g. on the budget, development planning and quality assurance. The President is a member of the University Council in an advisory capacity and has the right to submit proposals. The Equal Opportunity Officer and a representative of the AStA may also participate in the meetings in an advisory capacity and with the right to make motions.

Minutes Secretary: Gisela Rosenthal
The members of the Advisory Board are:
Prof. Dr. Hannes Böhringer, philosopher and university lecturer emeritus (Chairman of the University Council).
Dr. Daniel Karasek, director of the Kiel Theater and since 2006 General Director of the Kiel Theater.
Claudia Fischer-Appelt, designer, creative director of the fischerAppelt Group, founder of mamamoto and the design agency Karl Anders.
Dr. Dirk Luckow Director, DEICHTORHALLEN HAMBURG GMBH .
Dr. Luise Wagner, freelance author, director and producer (vice-chairman of the university council).

 

Dr. Luise Wagner, Dr. Dirk Luckow , Claudia Fischer-Appelt, Prof. Dr. Hannes Böhringer

 

Questions

Gisela Rosenthal
T 0431 / 5198 – 411
E rosenthal@muthesius.de