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Stage Design Bachelor

Application period and entrance requirements

Application period

1 March–1 April for the following winter semester


Entrance requirements

• Special artistic talent
• International applicants must also provide proof of sufficient German language skills:
Language certificate B2 for enrollment (if this level is not available by enrollment, proof of at least level B1 must be submitted).
You can find more information here.

Your application step by step

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

  1. Register and verify yourself (if you have not already done so in the past) in the Campus Management 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 programme there by 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
    ● If applicable: documentation of practical work experience, practical training, internships
    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 sufficient German language skills:
    Language certificate B2 for enrollment (if this level is not available by enrollment, proof of at least level B1 must be submitted).
    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.
     
  3. Transfer 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

 

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Details concerning the portfolio

After the application deadline applicants will receive information by email about date and place for the submission of the portfolio.
The portfolio for this degree programme is sent in paper form by post to the UdK Berlin.
Instructions for sending the portfolio by post can be found here.

•The portfolio should contain at least 20 the applicant’s own works, e.g. colour or black and white drawings, paintings, nature studies, drawings of people, photographs of sculptures, narrative designs)
All works should be dated and series should be numbered chronologically
• Maximum format: DIN A 0 maximum weight: 10 kg
• Please mark the name of the study programme clearly on the portfolio
• Please label the folder clearly with your applicant number.
• The portfolio must not contain rolled works, framed works or objects
• Applicants should have sculptural skills and be able to work with colour and form in spatial drawings.
Applicants should be able to reflect their own work in the context of social science and art history and thus their own concerns should be made visible through out their work.
Both the applicant’s analytical as well as visual interests should be present in the submitted works.

Entrance examination

What happens after the application?

The admission procedure consists of a preliminary selection and an entrance examination.

Pre-selection:
The admission board decides upon the submitted artistic works (portfolio) whether applicants will be invited to the entrance examination. The selected applicants will get the invitation to the exam and furhter infiormation on the procedure by email.

Entrance examination:
The entrance exam generally takes place at the end of June / mid -July. It consists of:
• a two-day artistic examination throughout which candidates are given artistic tasks (drawing, painting, visual realisation of a literary work )
• a four-hour exam in which applicants have to state their motivation and interests
• an interview during which the applicant’s work samples as well as her/his motivation and interests are discussed.