International Students Testimonies

Dream job journalist: Ofelia Maghakyan works as an online editor at Berliner Zeitung

The former HMKW student Ofelia Maghakyan

It was already clear to Ofelia Maghakyan in her school days that she wanted to become a journalist. After her studies at HMKW Berlin her dream came true: Maghakyan is now working as editor-in-chief (CvD) in the online editorial department of the Berliner Zeitung. Among other things, she is responsible here for the coordination between editorial, production and advertising departments.

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Focused on innovation and the urban future

[Translate to englisch:] Ein Foto noch aus der Studienzeit bei einem Shooting mit Constantin Dubyk an der HMKW Köln. Foto: Werner Siess

For HMKW graduate Constantin Dubyk, the B.A. degree in Media and Business Psychology was the right choice: During his studies, he used the potential of the wide-ranging program by concentrating on his own areas of interest. In Berlin and Potsdam, he has now taken up innovation and future-oriented activities in both his job and master's degree.

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Working in an international team

HMKW student Pia Witt on the beach in Barcelona

Cologne-based graphic design student Pia Witt went to Spain during her practical phase: During her internship at the internationally operating agency Story&Co in Barcelona, she worked on a variety of projects, gained intercultural work experience and learned Spanish as well. In her report she gives insights into this exciting time.

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Internship in the corporate communications department of a global player

Very enthusiastic about her internship at Bayer AG: Cologne-based HMKW student Nora Goldschmidt.

Making coffee? Certainly not in this internship: After a veritable job application marathon, Cologne-based HMKW student Nora Goldschmidt found her dream internship at the chemical company Bayer AG. In this interview, she describes the versatility of her communications job in the HR department and tells which contents from her studies she had been able to apply.

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Creating videos all around the globe

[Translate to englisch:] Julian Kolb während eines dreimonatigen Aufenthalts in der Wüste Gobi.

"Rare animals and where to find them" could perhaps be the working title for Julian Kolb's moving image projects. Even before he finished his studies at HMKW Cologne, the graphic design student was already able to realize several projects with his passion for filming and photography. Here he tells more about his projects and studies.

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Working student in the marketing department at Viacom

Hannes Adam

Hannes Adam is a 5th semester B.A. Media and Event Management student at Campus Berlin. He recently finished his internship at the international media network Viacom and is now continuing his work there as a student trainee. Here he talks about his experiences at the company.

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