Changing The Field Of Study


Application periods:

  •    For the winter semester May 1 - 31
  •    For the summer semester Dec 1 - Jan 6


In special cases, students of weißensee school of art and design can change their field of study. The application has to be filed same as for college transfer online. As students of our academy you have already an account in our campusmanagement system, therefore prior to your registrateion please send an email or to Leoni Adams or to Susan Lipp. We will sent you then your username. With this username you have only to create your password to get access to the campusmanagement system in order to complete and to submit your application.

Your application for the change of study program has to be submitted until 31.5. for a change in the following winter semester and until 6.1. for a change in the following summer semester. The approval can depend on other aptitude exams and the requirement to gain further practical knowledge.

Your online-application has been completed, only if you click on the green button "submit application" (once all forms have been filled out completely). Help on how to register and complete your application you find in our: >>step-by-step-instruction from step 6

With the application form please upload the following documents as PDF-files:

Digital portfolio (max. 20MB)
or a link to your online-portfolio

Courses of the study, study trips, internships, employment in the fields of design/ arts, exhibitions etc.

Study evidence
A certificate or a proof (transcript of records) of having completed at least two semesters in your desired department or an equivalent study program or previous studies or diploma

Important information and further procedure:
Please do not send any additional documents by post. On the basis of your portfolio and your application the examination board decides whether you will be invited for the admission interview or not. You will receive the letter of invitation to the admission interview approximately 3-4 weeks after the deadline. The interviews will be held at the end of February.




Susan Lipp
Allgemeine Studienberatung
Raum A1.03

Tel. 47705 -342 oder -324
Mail: studienberatung(at)

Telefonische Sprechstunden: Di - Do 10 – 15 Uhr, Di bis 17 Uhr
Persönliche SprechzeitenDi 14 – 17 Uhr und Do 10 - 12 Uhr & nach Vereinbarung. Für einen persönlichen Termin melden Sie sich bitte im Voraus an.