Application information

Information for course applicants


General qualification for university entrance, and artistic suitability. The general qualification for university entrance can be waived in cases of exceptional talent combined with professional experience. Success in passing the university’s internal suitability test, which is held once a year and can be retaken. Practical goldsmith craft skills are not required, but are desired. Foreign applicants must have good German-language skills (as demonstrated by the DSH or TestDaF tests). The course is conducted in German.

Study Information Day

The university holds a Study Information Day in January every year for applicants. General information on the university is provided, and the various disciplines showcase themselves. You will be able to talk to students and to assistants. The precise date is announced on our website by mid-December at the latest.

Annual exhibition

The traditional summer festival, which includes the annual exhibition, is held every year in July at Burg Giebichenstein. The university opens up its studios, seminar facilities and workshops to all who are curious about the fresh ideas, objects and pieces of art that have been created in the various art and design disciplines at the state of Saxony-Anhalt's art university. You are cordially invited to come along!

Contact person at the university

Office for Student and Academic Affairs
Frau Monika Müller
T +49 (0)345-7751 532
F +49 (0)345-7751 517
E-Mail: studinfo(at)  burg-halle.  de