Admission requirements M.A. programs

  • The formal admission requirement is a good or very good undergraduate degree in one of the following subjects (university or university of applied sciences):
    -M.A. Communication Design: creative study programmes, especially in design or fine arts
    -M.A. Convergent Journalism: arts and humanities, especially with one of the following core areas: sport, medicine, psychology or business administration, social sciences or language, communication, journalism, media studies
    -M.A. Business Psychology: general or specialised psychological study program
    -M.A. International Marketing and Media Management: general business administration, a specialized area of business administration or in communication a studies program or in another economic or social science with at least 20 credit points acquired in management-related subjects

  • There is no restricted admission in terms of a numerus clausus but applicants have to pass through the university's own selection process.

Required language skills

For study admission second-language speakers of Englisch (Campus Berlin) or German (Campus Cologne) must have the following language skills:

Application

Please use our online application form and attach the following documents as PDF:

  • Letter of motivation
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Certified copy* of your Advanced Placement Exams certificate (A-levels, baccalaureate, Abitur etc.)
  • Certified copy* of degree (diploma etc.) certificate from undergraduate studies
  • Complete transcript of your undergraduate studies: credit points earned, marks, course contents
  • If applicable, documents relating to other academic achievements, vocational training, relevant job experience etc.
  • An official certificate of equivalence for any documents/qualifications issued outside Germany to show that they are equivalent to German documents/qualifications**


* Provided the original document is shown, copies can be authenticated by the HMKW administrative office.
** via Zeugnisanerkennungsstelle of the Berlin Senate Administration, Uni-Assist or other services.