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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. (...)

Weitere Meldungen

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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Press and Public Relations Office

Our press office is the central location for all information regarding research and teaching at the Muthesius University. The office produces press releases using various channels to inform the public domain. We also accompany publications of members of the institute, give advice and assistance, and look after the unity of our corporate identity outside and inside the University. Editorial boards and journalists can find a central communication partner at the press office for all questions relating to the university.

Social Media

The Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts is represented on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Press Releases

Press releases are regularly published by the press office.

Press Review

All press reviews of the last years can be looked at in the press office. Because of the copyright law the press office is not allowed to publish the press reviews.

Publisher Muthesius Kunsthochschule

The Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts has its own publishing house and is happy to support and advise on the publication of books that are produced in the context of university teaching. These publications of the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts can be ordered through the press office.

Public university

Under the motto “Alles offen” there is a regular study information day in mid-February. On this day, the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts offers guided tours, portfolio advice, and student advising sessions.
At the end of each summer semester, a team of students organizes the traditional annual exhibition “Einblick-Ausblick” on campus.
The Forum and the Institute for Art, Design and Media Studies at Muthesius Academy of Art are particularly involved in organizing public symposia and lectures. Current dates for public events are published there and on the homepage in the main blog.


With our own stand or in partnership with other universities in Schleswig-Holstein, we are represented at the most important education fairs for us and the regional fairs of the employment offices. We also had our own stand at Photokina in Cologne, as well as at the Leipzig Book Fair and CeBIT in Hanover.

Voluntary social year (culture)

We participate in the FSJ Culture and Education. The press office of the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts accepts a young employee for one year at a time. Your application for this placement is possible via online application form. The application phase always runs from January 1 to March 31 for the year FSJ Kultur beginning on September 1.


Julia Marre, Press officer
T 0431 / 5198 – 463

Maike Brzakala, Digital Communications, Deputy Press Officer
T 0431 / 5198 – 416

General inquiries to the press office:

To the press office

Katja Beilfuß
T 0431 / 5198 – 471

About Digital Communication and Muthesius Website

Maike Brzakala
T 0431 / 5198 – 416

FSJ Culture

Leander Schroeder, FSJ Culture
T 0431- 5198 – 497

The press and public relations work of the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts is based on the guidelines for good scientific PR of the Federal Association of University Communication. As a member of the association, the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts publishes the guidelines and the checklist here.