Application MA Spatial Strategies


The application for the winter semester 24/25 is already closed.

Dear prospective students,

We are very pleased, that you are interested in our Master's degree programme in Spatial Strategies. The next application procedure for the winter semester 25/26 will again be open from 1 March - 31 May. Applications are only possible for the winter semester.

The two-year fee-based program is intended for graduates of universities and academies, artists, architects, culture and media scholars, designers, sociologists, scientists etc. who wish to acquire - after a one year professional experience - an additional artistic qualification and Master of Arts.

We recommend that you inform yourself about the current >>admission regulations before applying for the Master's programme at the Weißensee Kunsthochschule Berlin.

Susan Lipp is your contact for all questions regarding your application. You can reach her by telephone on 030 47705342 or by e-mail.


Application Materials

  • Portfolio of recent artistic work (can be supplemented with theoretical or curatorial work)

  • Proof of the ability to work scientifically, artistically and transdisciplinarily through a written exposé (3 - 4 pages). In it, applicants should describe their individual study goals and a proposal for their own study project

  • Certificate of your successfully passed first academic degree, in form of an officially authenticated translation in German or English.

  • Proof of at least one year of work experience in a field relevant to the program, which was obtained after the first degree

  • Brief curriculum vitae


   Additionally for international applicants:

  • German language certificate - At the time of application international applicants have to upload a language certificate qualification level or a confirmation of the current language course min B1. Please upload the recent proof you have. And please mind: the required qualification level for the Master degree programs is B2. The appropriate language certificate, for example TestDaF 3, DSH 1, telcB2 or the language proof from Goethe-Institut (qualification level B2) ha4
    Applicants from India, Vietnam and the People's Republic of China: Certificate from the Academic Evaluation Centre (APS). Please contact the Academic Evaluation Centre (APS) of the German Embassy in good time before applying.
  • Applicants from the People's Republic of China, Vietnam and India must include the certificate confirming that the papers have been pre-checked by the Academic Evaluation Centre (APS).
  • Copy of valid residence permit (for admissions only)

    Please note: all necessary certificates and documents must be upload in form of an officially authenticated translation in German or English.
    The documents in paper form must be submitted in German or English and as officially notarised copies only at the time of admission.


Tution fees per Semester

1,250, - € plus 109.09 € administrative fees (registration or administrative fee, social contribution, ASTA) and maybe the semester ticket.

Since semester ticket (Berlin ABC). Since the winter semester 2015/16, part-time study is possible. Informtion on part time studies you find here: -> Part-time study



Susan Lipp
General student advisory service
Room A1.03

Please send your request by e-mail 
or please contact us by phone: 030 47705 -342 (Tue - Thu 10 -15 h, Tue until 17 h).

Personal office hours:
Tue 14 - 17 h and Thu 10 - 12 h and by appointment. For a personal appointment, please contact us in advance by telephone or in writing.



Application and study program information



Instruction Manual Online Application