Berlin-Weissensee Art Academy Rankings

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Ranking Category
#7498 of 14,131 In the World
#1658 of 2,785 In Europe
#220 of 369 In Germany
#24 of 46 In Brandenburg
#17 of 36 In Berlin

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Acceptance rate
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate9%
Admissions RequirementsCompetitive admission
Academic CalendarSemesters

We've calculated the 9% acceptance rate for Berlin-Weissensee Art Academy based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.


The tuition table for Berlin-Weissensee Art Academy gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Duration Tuition Cost (EUR)
Bachelor of Fine Arts 6 semesters 1,500 per semester
Master of Fine Arts 4 semesters 2,000 per semester
Postgraduate Studies 2 semesters 3,000 per semester

All costs are in Euros (EUR).

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Berlin-Weissensee Art Academy.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes No
Biology No No No
Business No No No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science No No No
Economics No No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences No No No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No
Bachelor's Degree Communication Arts, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Textile Design
Diplom (Univ) Design, Display and Stage Design, Painting and Drawing, Visual Arts
Master Art Education, Art History, Art Therapy, Communication Arts, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Textile Design

Notable alumni

  1. Lothar Wolleh

    Lothar Wolleh
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    1930-1979 (aged 49)

    Lothar Wolleh was a well-known German photographer.

  2. Nuria Quevedo

    Nuria Quevedo
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    1938-.. (age 86)
    graphic artistpainterdrawerphotographer

    Nuria Quevedo Teixidó is a Spanish painter and graphic artist, affiliated with the Communist Party, who has lived in Berlin since age 15.

  3. Alfred Hirschmeier

    Alfred Hirschmeier
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    1931-1996 (aged 65)
    Enrolled in Berlin-Weissensee Art Academy
    Studied in 1947-1948
    university teacherproduction designerscreenwriter

    Alfred Hirschmeier was a German production designer. In 1995, he was a member of the jury at the 45th Berlin International Film Festival.

Berlin-Weissensee Art Academy faculties and divisions

Course/Programme : Foundation Design, Fine Arts
Department/Division : Art Theory and History Art History
Department/Division : Art Therapy Art Therapy
Department/Division : Fashion Design Fashion Design
Department/Division : Fine Arts/Painting Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing
Department/Division : Fine Arts/Sculpture Fine Arts, Sculpture
Department/Division : Fine Arts/Stage and Costume Design Clothing and Sewing, Display and Stage Design, Fine Arts
Department/Division : Product Design Industrial Design
Department/Division : Space Strategy Display and Stage Design
Department/Division : Textile and Surface Design Design, Textile Design
Department/Division : Visual Communication Advertising and Publicity

General information

Alternative names KHB
Weissensee Kunsthochschule Berlin
Founded 1946

Location and contacts

Address Bühringstraße 20
Berlin, 13086
City population 3,677,000

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