Masters: Marketing Communication

Here is some information about admissions and funding for courses at the design akademie berlin.

The number of places available on this course is restricted in order to ensure that each student benefits from our coaching approach. Applicants go through a two-step selection process comprising a written test and a personal interview. During the admissions process you will need to demonstrate your analytical capacity, your aptitude for concept development and your motivation for study.

Application deadlines

Summer and Winter Semesters

The winter semester starts annually on 1st October. Applications must be received by 15th September. German language skills level B2 are required. If you have any other questions, our office will be pleased to answer them: tel: (+49)030. 61 65 48 0 or by email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We are happy to arrange individual advisory appointments.


Masters: Marketing Communication

The course costs are covered by student fees. The tuition fee for each semester is € 5,100. The fee may be paid monthly (€ 850 per month). Reduced-price semester tickets for local transport run by the VBB are in accordance with VBB terms and conditions. A one-off matriculation fee of € 200 is payable on registration.

All courses are recognised by BaföG (German federal financial student support). Students may also apply to banks or to the KfW bank for educational loans. We are happy to give advice on funding. The design akademie berlin regularly awards full scholarships to exceptionally talented applicants.