Application and admission process at Macromedia University

Terms of admission

There are 15 - 20 places on all Master’s degree courses at Macromedia University | Graduate School. Applicants need to hand in the following documentation:

  • University/B.A. degree with at least 180 ECTS (eligible for Pre-Semester)
  • University/B.A. degree with at least 210 ECTS (eligible for M.A. programme)
  • TOEFL test (at least 72 out of 120 points) or IELTS (at least 6.0 out of 9); equivalent qualifications may also be accepted, as applicable
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of recommendation (by your lecturer or employer)
  • Personal motivation statement

All documents are required to be issued in English or German. Please hand in officially certified translations in addition to your foreign documents (if applicable).

Please apply online. We will subsequently check your documents and then invite you to a personal interview, either on campus or via Skype, in order to discuss your personal goals, objectives and your motivation.

Do you have any questions? Sign up for our webinars or contact your personal advisor:

If the application procedure was successful, Macromedia University shall send to you a letter of offer for a university place and the necessary enrolment form. Please return this form within 14 days after reception. When we have received your filled and signed enrolment form, we shall send to you a Confirmation of Admission.

Applicants from outside the European Union need to transfer 50% of the first semesters’ payments as well as the registration fee prior to receiving the Confirmation of Admission and the Welcome Letter. These documents are necessary to start your visa process. Please note that in most cases, you will need to provide financial security in form of a German Blocked Account with around 8.640.- EUR to complete your visa application. More information is available on the website of the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service). Please note that only your closest German embassy or consulate will provide the lawfully correct and current information and details.

Applicants from outside the European Union need to provide a valid residence permit before the start of their programme. For further information about visa and immigration regulations for Germany, please contact your closest German embassy or consulate.

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  • Stuttgart +49 711 280738-0
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Hochschule Macromedia
University of Applied Sciences

Tiziana Ziesing
Central Student Advisory Service

Sandstraße 9
80335 Munich