The course

Painting/Glass discipline within the Painting/Graphics ‘Diplom’ degree course

Focuses of this course of study

Work that spans a number of materials and genres is the norm here – positioned in the spectrum that ranges from painting, graphics, glass sculpture, installation and other means of creating and communicating “images of an idea”. Themes include consideration of spaces, building elements and exhibitions: art and context.


General qualification for university entrance, and artistic suitability. No specialist prior technical and craft skills are required. Exceptions: The general qualification for university entrance can be waived in cases of exceptional talent combined with professional experience.


‘Diplom’ degree in Fine Arts

Start of course

Winter semester, first-semester students per year: 2-6

Standard duration of course

Foundation course: 4 semesters, Main study period: 6 semesters including ‘Diplom’ thesis‘Diplom’ thesis: Written thesis and practical work, ‘Diplom’ colloquium


There are no university fees

University and examination regulations

Link to relevant regulations (available only in German)

Postgraduate courses

Fine Art
‘Meisterschüler (Master Student)’ course of study