Special courses together with University of Westminster

Partnership for your Career: Macromedia University and University of Westminster

Study in Germany to graduate with a British Bachelors Degree and optionally an extra German Degree

Does the prospect of an internationally recognised bachelor degree from a renowned university whet your appetite? Are you keen on a career in media? Do you want to study in English?

The University of Westminster provides two courses of study at the Macromedia University – which means you are officially registered at Westminster while studying in Germany and are awarded the internationally recognised Bachelor of Honours degree from the University of Westminster upon graduation.

As the strategic partner of the University of Westminster, from the autumn of 2015 the Macromedia University will be running two undergraduate programmes in Media and Communication Management and Media and Communication Design.

Top benefits

  • You will receive a bachelor´s degree from the University of Westminster, which opens up unrivalled professional opportunities worldwide.
  • You are prepared to pursue a career in international business, as all courses are taught in English.
  • You will study in Germany´s vibrant media hotspots.
  • You will benefit from the Macromedia professors´ strong academic and professional backgrounds.
  • You will study in small classes in a truly international environment with students from all over the world.
  • You are exempt from the German admission criteria for university studies, if you fulfil the UK´s admission requirements

Three options


6 Semester Regular Track

As long as you fulfil the UK’s admission requirements*, you can start your 6 semester course immediately in the winter semester – with no need for any knowledge of German, as all courses are conducted in English. You will complete your studies towards an internationally recognised Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from Westminster University in 6 semesters (with 180 ECTS).

7 Semester Track

You can opt to augment your course of study with an additional vocational semester that will give you a unique insight into the German working environment and help you forge professional contacts in the industry. The fully accredited vocational semester results in a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) with 210 ECTS, which qualifies you to complete a master’s degree at Macromedia and many other universities worldwide in only 3 semesters.

7 Semester Additional Degree

With the BA (Hons) of the University of Westminster you have the opportunity to join semester 7 of the BA Programme at Macromedia University. If you complete this semester successfully you will receive the Macromedia University BA in addition to your University of Westminster degree. Bonus: You write only one BA thesis and receive two internationally recognised degrees.

The programme includes one semester abroad which gives you the unique opportunity to broaden your personal and professional horizons.

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Hochschule Macromedia
University of Applied Sciences

Tiziana Ziesing
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80335 Munich