Study advisory

To receive more information and specific advice regarding your studies, the HMKW offers many ways to get to know us at both locations, Berlin as well as Cologne.

The following events give you the chance to get a personal impression of us first hand:


Further information can be received

  • by e-mailing our offices in Berlin or Cologne
  • calling the study advisory service to make an appointment for a consultation
  • chatting with the study advisory service via Skype
  • reviewing our website as well as social media sites

Information events

The information events in Berlin inform you about our bachelor and master courses offered. Registration in advance is recommended and admission is free.

The information days in Cologne inform you about our bachelor courses. It usually occurs every Wednesday at 5 p.m. Registration in advance is not needed and admission is free.

Open Days

The HMKW invites you to attend one of its several open days throughout the year. You will get answers to any questions you might have regarding our courses and admission requirements. There are also exclusive consultations for parents. Meanwhile prospective students can attend workshops and classes offered. Registration in advance is recommended (Campus Berlin) and admission is free.

Orientation days

You can get a deeper impression of our everyday life here at the HMKW and your desired courses by attending classes for up to a week of classes. You will be able to take part in lectures, workshops and excursions with our Professors and students. Orientation days always occur at the end of each semester. Registration in advance is required and admission is free.

Study advisory online via Skype

If you would like to speak to our study advisory service team in Berlin or Cologne but cannot travel to our campuses personally, you can chat or call us via Skype! For an appointment, please e-mail: studienberatung (at), or simply request a contact confirmation via Skype messaging.

Trade Fairs

The HMKW is represented at national and international trade fairs such as Einstieg, vocatium, Bachelor- and Master and more. Our student advisory service team will give you advice personally, right at our counter.