Study guidance / Specialist Advice / Portfolio Consultions

Thank you for your interest in studying at weißensee kunsthochschule berlin.

On this page you will find all information about all events, the portfolio and department advising as well as our study information days in November 2022 and the info day in June. Following you will find all dates for the portfolio consultations of the individual departments.


Open video call consultation with the student advisory service

The student advisory service invites to open//virtual question times!
Every Thursday from 12-13 o'clock (CET)!

Online one-to-one interviews are also possible, appointment request at: 

You can find the link to the virtual room here !


Specialist Advice

Specialist artistic advice is provided exclusively by specialist representatives of the respective departments. Due to the pandemic, we are unfortunately unable to offer personal portfolio consultations at present. Below you will find the dates for the individual departments. Portfolio consultations in the design degree courses always take place in November/December.

Study programs of weißensee academy of art berlin

The design departments: Fashion Design, Product Design, Textile and Surface Design & Visual Communication offer an 8-semester Bachelor's degree (240 CP), after which you can apply for the two-year Master's degree (120 CP). The Fine Arts programs with courses of study in: Painting, Sculpture, and Stage and Costume Design cover a standard study period of ten semesters and you graduate with a diploma (300CP). All courses of study start with the one-year artistic-creative foundation course.

Die Study Regulations of all departments can be found here!


DIGITAL INFO_EVENINGs – on Tue, Nov 15 (BA-Design) and Tue, Nov 22 (Fine Arts) both at 5 pm (CET)

This year, weißensee kunsthochschule berlin is hosting 2 digital info evenings followed by Q&A sessions with the individual departments.

Discover the range of programs and the main focus of the BA design and Fine Arts departments. The event will be held in german, but there will also be a lot of visuals. The consulting services can of course also be provided in english.

  • At the information evening you will learn everything about studying and the special possibilities at the weißensee kunsthochschule berlin!
  • After each department presentation, virtual consultation rooms/sessions will be opened, where students from the individual departments will answer all your questions concerning your studies!
  • Also the study advisors are available until 20:00h in the virtual consulting room. We will explain the digital application process for all basic departments, provide information on digital portfolio submission and the 2022 artistic test.


:::::::INFO EVENING no1 BA-DESIGN: Tue, 15 NOV 5pm
:::::::INFO EVENING no2 FINE ART: Tue, 22 NOV 5pm


Rundgang - Tour // Open days // 22 - 23 July 2023 // 12:00h - 20:00h

At the end of the academic year, around 860 artists and designers from weißensee kunsthochschule berlin will present their student and final projects. Everyone is invited to visit the studios of all departments and workplaces, students and teachers will also be on site, a wonderful inspiration for all applicants. In addition, the student advisory service will be available at the info table throughout the weekend to answer any questions you may have about applying and studying.



Susan Lipp & Friederike Schwemin
General student advisory service
Room A1.03

Please send your request by e-mail 
or please contact us by phone: 030 47705 -342 or -324

Telephone office hours: Mon - Thurs 10 - 15 h Tues until 17 h
Personal consultation hours: Tue 14 - 17 h and Thu 10 - 12 h and by appointment

The student advisory service also invites you to open//virtual question times every Thursday from 12-13 pm (CET) (not on holidays)! You can find the link to the virtual room here! One-on-one interviews are available on request! NO CONSULTATION from 28.7.-11.8.2022!





Information brochures about the study program and aptitude test

All information regarding the admission exam is subject to change! Depending on the pandemic situation we will adjust the format of the entrance exam as well as the portfolio submission. In early November you will find the current guidelines of the portfolio submission as well as the exact dates on the website.

The current instructions for the artistic entrance exam and for the portfolio can be found here beginning in November!