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Communication in Social and Economic Contexts Master

Application period and entrance requirements

Application period

01 March – 01 April for the following winter semester

 

Entrance requirements
• B.A. or diploma in Communication in Social and Economic Contexts (GWK) from the Berlin University of the Arts or an equivalent B.A. or Magister. The examination board will decide on a case-by-case basis whether the qualification can be recognised.
• proof of ability to use, reflect on and further develop the conceptual and creative principles and processes for communication within social and economic contexts
• sufficient knowledge of German
• sufficient knowledge of English (except for native speakers)

Your application step by step

All steps mentioned in the following must be taken within the application deadline of the respective study program. It is recommended that you apply as early as possible within the application deadline so that you can clarify any questions that may arise with our StudyGuide in good time.

  1. Register and verify your identity (if you have not already done so in the past) in the Campusmanagement-Portal of the UdK Berlin: https://my.udk-berlin.de.
  2. Log in to the Campus Management Portal (https://my.udk-berlin.de) and submit an application for admission to the desired degree program there within the application deadline and upload the following formal documents in a PDF file (max. 20 MB) to the application portal during the application process:

    ● Detailed CV in tabular form
    Certificate of university graduation, foreign certificates have to be handed in as certified translation (German or English)
    ● documentation of courses completed and examinations taken
    Bank statement as proof of payment of the fee of € 30 for processing the application (in case of transfer from abroad proof of payment) or turnover view (in case of online banking). Other proofs/receipts (such as transfer orders) are not accepted.
    International applicants must also provide proof of their German language skills: language certificate German B1 for application and language certificate German C1 for enrolment. You can find more information here.
    Transfer students from other univercities must enclose proof of previous study and examination achievements. You can find more information here.
    Creative assignment (The topic and more detailed information can be found here and soon on the programme website at:  https://gwk.udk-berlin.de/bewerben/)

  3. Information on the transfer of the 30 € for participation in the admission procedure to the following account:
    Kasse der UdK Berlin
    Berliner Volksbank
    IBAN: DE 72 1009 0000 8841 0150 46
    BIC: BEVO DE BB XXX
    Reason for payment: 35/01036, degree programme, name, application number

    Berliner Volksbank eG
    Budapester Straße 35
    10787 Berlin
    Germany


    For foreign bank transfers:
    Please make sure that you pay all applicable transfer fees (OUR - sender pays costs) when making the transfer.
     

  4. Pleasse send the printed work sample adfditionally to the UdK Berlin by post. If part of the work sample consists of a film or video work, you must send this part on a USB stick. Please note that the documents must arrive at the UdK by the deadline.

    Address:

    Universität der Künste Berlin
    Immatrikulations- und Prüfungsamt
    [name of the study course]
    Postfach 12 05 44
    10595 Berlin

    If sending by courier service, please use the following address:

    Universität der Künste Berlin
    Immatrikulations- und Prüfungsamt
    [name of the study course]
    Einsteinufer 43
    10587 Berlin

    If you are sending your application by courier service, please use =>If your courier service requires a contact person and a telephone number for sending your application, you can use the contact person from the IPA for this purpose.

    If you are in Berlin, you can also drop your application documents (without a folder!) in the letterbox of the building Einsteinufer 43 to the left of the entrance door.

     

-> You do not have a Bachelor's degree certificate at the time of application?

-> You have an international degree?

-> Are you an applicant from the PR China or Vietnam?

Admission procedure

Wie geht es nach der Bewerbung weiter?

Based on the submitted work sample, the admission committee decides within the framework of the pre-selection which applicants will be invited to the entrance examination.
The selected applicants will be informed about the time and procedure by e-mail. You will receive a written notification of the result.
Admission granted on the basis of a successful admission procedure is generally valid for the following academic year.