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Stage Design Master

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:                            

    ● Curriculum vitae in tabular form
    ● documentation of practical work experience, practical training, internships
    ● Certificate of university graduation, foreign certificates have to be handed in as certified translation (German or English)
    ● 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.
    ● Students transferring from comparable degree programmes must enclose a proof of previous study and examination achievements. You can find more information here

  3. Information on transferring the 30 €: please transfer the fee for participation in the admission procedure to the following accountI
    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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Portfolio

After the deadline all applicants who have applied with the complete documents in time will receive an email with the details concerning the portfolio delivery.
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 a presentation of the applicant’s B.A. graduation work samples from the B.A.course and the applicant’s own creative work as well as documentation of already realised theatre work either as part of or outside of the B.A. course
• 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 affix the last page of the application form which contains your application number onto your portfolio.
• The portfolio must not contain: rolled works, framed works or objects

Admission procedure

What happens after the application?

Admission procedure consists of a pre-selection and the entrance examination.

The admission committee decides on admission to the entrance examination on the basis of the artistic works submitted.

The entrance examination usually takes place between mid-June and mid-July. All applicants must demonstrate an artistic development potential
that clearly exceeds the level of the bachelor's degree and that gives reason to expect successful completion of the master's program. The examination usually consists of a review of the submitted documents and a final interview.