Application for MAID

More information here:

Application for the coming Winter Semester until April 30th
Application for the coming Summer Semester until October 31th

Entry Qualifications

  • BA degree in Design or related disciplines (product, communication, media, interior, architecture, environmental design, etc.)
  • relevant experience in design or a related fields is strongly recommended but not strictly necessary
  • language requirements

English language minimum:

TOEFL internet-based test (IBT): 80 scores   or
TOEFL paper-based test (PBT) 500 scores   or
IELTS*  5,5 scores   or
GERS = CEFR**  level B2

*   IELTS – International English Language Testing System
** GERS – Gemeinsamer Europäischer Referenzrahmen für Sprachen
CEFR – Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

and highly recommended:

German (dfa) elementary level III

Entry Requirements

The entry commission selects applicants on the basis of the submission of following documents:

  • the application form (see PDF form)
  • a letter of intent, including a rough draft of your potential master thesis topic
  • a curriculum vitae including an overview of academic background, an overview of professional and work experience
  • a portfolio of your design work, appropriate documentation including projects, studies and publications
  • a reference

Submission of your portfolio and forms to:

Hochschule Anhalt
„Abt. Studentische Angelegenheiten“
Bernburger Straße 55
D-06366 Köthen

Contact: Sandra Giegler
E-Mail: s.giegler {at}
Tel.: +49 (0)340.5197-1724