Communication Design Top-up
This study programme is designed for graduates of the htk academy.
Find all information about the degree as well as the application on this page.
What is this programme about?Communication Design Top-up
Have you recently graduated from the htk academy or are you a current student? Then we have great news for you! We offer you the chance to join our highly practical BA in Communication Design and gain a bachelor’s degree at UE. It will run alongside two or three theory courses. As a htk graduate you will have already completed the work experience you need, therefore your required internship period will be reduced and undertaken during the semester breaks. After successfully passing the required UE courses and internship, you will be awarded a bachelor’s degree.
* Accreditation in preparation due to new bachelor reform.
Key facts about Communication Design Top-up
Start | Language of instruction
- Winter semester: Sep 2024
- Summer semester: Mar 2025
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- € 8,999
- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Credits | Duration | Degree
- 90 ECTS
- 2 semesters (Fast track, with work experience)
3 semesters (Standard track, without work experience)
With your graduation from the htk academy and the Top-up to a full Bachelor’s degree (total 180 ECTS).
This degree programme comprises two or three semesters, depending on your qualifications. Together we will find out which track is suitable for you. You are welcome to download the curriculum here for the contents of the programme.
The best of both worlds
Graduates have the opportunity to obtain a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Design after graduating from htk. The time spent at the htk is credited and within the framework of our htk Top-Up, the Bachelor’s degree can be obtained in a shorter time. Due to the close proximity of the htk to the UE, there is no need to move to a new home to study, so you can study in peace and quiet in your familiar surroundings.
Our international and intercultural Berlin UE Campus offers ideal preparation for your career. Our teachers are your mentors because your success is our goal! Throughout your studies, we offer practical phases and excursions where you can apply and improve your newly acquired skills.
Reasons to study Communication Design
UE fosters a dynamic campus life with a myriad of engaging events, from industry-focused seminars to cultural festivals, creating a vibrant community that enhances both academic and social experiences for students.
Gain access to internships and real-life projects in a range of leading companies and cultural institutions.