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Application process

1. PROGRAM SELECTION

Choose the most suitable program from our Bachelor’s and Master’s program portfolio in the fields of business, communication and tourism. 

2. Documents

Collect all documents needed for the application process.

3. Registration

Start your application by registering to our dedicated online system, pay the100 registration fee and upload all necessary documents. 

4. INTERVIEW & TESTS

Prepare for the online interview and tests while we check your documentsclick to find out more about the requirements based on your program! 

5. FINALIZE APPLICATION

Congrats! After the successful interview and tests, you can finalize your application by transfering the €100 enrolment fee. 

6. VISA

The final step before starting your studies is getting your visa and residence permit. 

With our detailed 6-step application guide, you can get everything in one place: checklist of the neccessary documents, language and maths requirements, and all information about our interview, tests, and getting your visa. Let us uide you through the application procedure! 

To be able to start your studies in Budapest, you will need a special student visa entitling you to a Hungarian residence permit. With our Visa Assistance Package, we help you go through this application process successfully! 

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Communication and Media Studies

Bachelor's degree program

English

6 semesters

Communication and the media have become an integral part of our everyday life. They are not only indispensable for work but they play an essential role in almost every activity imaginable. The latest developments in technology provide an opportunity for an immediate reaction to any event. Therefore, new applications, such as Web 2.0 based technology, are of paramount importance for us. Our creativity-focused subjects play an important role to build a professional portfolio for our students Our aim is to transfer the in-depth knowledge and skills needed to understand and master the constantly evolving tools of communication in a spirit that enables graduates to use the novel means of communication and the media in a responsible way preparing students to face any future challenges. 

Highlights of the program

Why choose this program?

  • journalist, editor, press officer, spokesperson  
  • mid-level management position in PR,  
  • advertising and marketing  
  • salesperson, event organizer  
  • international affairs officer 
  • Teaching creative communication: writing, speaking and problem-solving skills; development of critical thinking and negotiating abilities; learning techniques of assertiveness.  
  • Social media teaching: understanding the new type of communications and the radical changes of social media publicity and conscious usage of it; features of social networks.  
  • Project-based education: providing the opportunity for students to experience teamwork and active creativity.  
  • Learning to use media tools.  
  • Integrated approach

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

  • Integrated media  
  • International Communication

Tuition fee & Application deadline

2600 EUR/semester for non-EU students

1950 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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International Relations

Bachelor's degree program

English

6 semesters

Our program offers a truly global approach to international political and social challenges. With courses that reflect the increasingly multicultural and globalized nature of the contemporary world order, it brings together students from all over the world to study and discuss the most pressing contemporary political issues from perspectives reflecting the diversity of today’s world. The broad foundations in many disciplines from political science to history, from law to economics, from communication to research and analysis, gives our graduates a clear advantage in our complex and fast-paced world. Armed with the knowledge and skills necessary to understand and make use of the inner logic of global relations, our students are able to anticipate the direction in which the world develops, and to draw on the opportunities these changes bring, whether in official interstate relations, international business or civil society. 

Highlights of the program

Why choose this program?

  • Officers and diplomats in the state sector  
  • Actors in the business sector servicing the needs of actors in global governance  
  • Analysts in think tanks and policy advisors  
  • Public administration employees  
  • NGO and international NGO sector employees  
  • Officers in international organizations  
  • Members of transnational advocacy groups  
  • Employees of transnational private regulators 
  • Introduction to International Relations,
  • Diplomacy,
  • International Organizations,
  • International Law,
  • History of Modern International Relations,
  • International Systems in World History,
  • Global Cultural Anthropology,
  • Political Science,
  • Political Philosophy,
  • Comparative Politics,
  • Basics of Law,
  • Sociology,
  • Microeconomics,
  • Macroeconomics,
  • International Economics,
  • Globalization and World Economic Regions,
  • Applied Statistics,
  • European Integration,
  • International Protocol and Etiquette,
  • Regional Studies (China, Russia, United States, etc.),
  • Academic Writing,
  • Research Methodology,
  • Informatics,
  • Skills Training
  •  

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

The specialization trains international politics professionals who are able to combine effective analytical and decision-making skills, ethical integrity and cutting-edge communication techniques, and who therefore can easily find their way in the 21st century world of diplomacy and international economic relations. Courses in the specialization offer insights into security policy and regional studies, foreign policy analysis, the ethical dilemmas of international politics, and up-to-date communication practices in diplomacy and other fields of international communication. The specialization includes a model diplomacy component modelling the inner workings of international organizations and/or governmental decision-making, offering a chance for students to hone their skills in negotiation, argumentation, critical thinking and political strategy.  The specialization is especially recommended for those seeking to work as diplomats, foreign policy experts, public administration employees or communication professionals.

The specialization prepares professionals in the field of international development cooperation. Apart from having specialized courses in the theory and practice of international development, students acquire the skills necessary to successfully navigate the broader context of international negotiations and economic relations, including familiarity with international business culture and public policy. Students selecting this specialization will also learn how to create, manage, and finance their own projects, and will have the opportunity to put these skills into practice in a semester of project work. 

Tuition fee & Application deadline

2600 EUR/semester for non-EU students

1950 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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Communication and Media Studies

Master's degree program

English

4 semesters

For a successful professional it is an essential tool to have strong communication skills, for a successful professional in the media sciences this is fundamental. The Communication and Media Studies master’s program offers theoretical knowledge with a strong focus on practical and professional skills and competences. Complying with current social and labor market demands, the course integrates the fields of communication theory, media studies, social sciences, political science, sociology, psychology and cultural studies within the field of social sciences offering knowledge of high standard, which can be put to a profitable and practical use in various areas.  

The communication master course offers theoretical knowledge with a strong focus on practical and professional skills and competences. In order to achieve that objective:  

  • The educational program of the course is strongly media-oriented which is based on a thorough grounding in social and behavioral sciences;  

  • Complying with current social and labor market demands, the course integrates the fields of communication theory, media studies, social sciences, political science, sociology, psychology and cultural studies within the field of social sciences offering knowledge of high standard, which can be put to a profitable and practical use in various areas;  

  • The course is planned to include one optional module: International Communication. 

Highlights of the program

Why choose this program?

Graduates may find employment in a wide range of areas within the field of media and culture including mass communication, traditional and electronic media, educational and cultural institutions, publishing houses and non-profit organizations. They may pursue their future career in the distribution networks of cultural products, at convention and event organizing enterprises or local political organizations as well as other regional bodies interested in social communication. 

  • New Media Theory,
  • Theories and Social Functions of Media,
  • Anthropology of Communication,
  • Visual Culture,
  • Representation Theory,
  • Effect Mechanisms of Interpersonal Communication,
  • Media Representation Theory,
  • Theories of Identity and Otherness,
  • Media and Cultural Studies,
  • International Political and Organizational Communication,
  • Foreign Language Communication Techniques

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

International Communication
We wish to provide the training of professionals who are able to perform entrepreneurial, networking and managerial tasks based on their comprehensive knowledge and skills gained in the area of mass communication and intercultural communication in addition to their excellent command of two foreign languages used for specific professional purposes.
 

Tuition fee & Application deadline

2700 EUR/semester for non-EU students

2300 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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Business Administration and Management

Bachelor's degree program

English

6+1 semesters

Success has many components. If you want to succeed in business, you should be ready to think big, be capable of comprehending far-reaching processes and have analytical, organizational and managerial skills in order to deliver business results. This is inconceivable without up-to-date knowledge and effective management and communication training. Our courses prepare our students to meet any business challenge imaginable. In addition to receiving a thorough grounding in economics, students will also learn how to make powerful presentations, handle business negotiations, organize events and write press releases. We teach you how to compete to succeed in a professional environment, how to develop winning strategies and how to realize your business goals.  

Highlights of the program

Why choose this progam?

  • We demonstrate the best business practices through the analysis of industry-related case studies.  
  • Our students have the opportunity to practice their skills in a simulated business environment.  
  •  Our strategic partnership with the Young Entrepreneurs Association Hungary provides our students with opportunities for networking and gaining professional experience. 

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

  • Financial Management 
  • Global Marketing

Tuition fee & Application deadline

2600 EUR/semester for non-EU students

1950 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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Commerce and Marketing

Bachelor's degree program

English

6+1 semesters

Marketing is essential in every aspect of life – we are surrounded by brands which influence our decisions, and in some situations, we can only be successful if we learn how to sell our personal brand. Commerce and Marketing provides fundamental business and economic skills that offer an unrivalled range of possible career and further education paths. Students can develop their skills during practical trainings in small groups under the guidance of recognized industry experts. The fields of marketing, PR, advertising and communication are all open pathways for our graduates. 

Stucture of the program

What can you study during the semesters?

The first and the second semester will focus on understanding the economic, social, and technological environment, while you will also learn about basics of marketing. 

In the third and fourth semester, you will continue to learn about the world of business and marketing, and get familiar with different fields of marketing, for example, Integrated Marketing Communications and Market research. 

The fifth and sixth semester involves your specialization, with areas like Public Relations, advertising, marketing strategy, digital marketing, event marketing or content marketing.

The seventh and last semester is dedicated to your degree thesis and internship. 

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

This specialization will prepare you to become a useful member of advertising and PR agencies, or to work for small, medium, and large companies in marketing-related positions. Your studies will be practice-oriented: you will learn how to produce a wide range of advertising and PR materials in practice. We put strong emphasis on new techniques and tools: you will learn not only the basics of digital marketing, but also about new media, or latest marketing trends like content marketing. 

This specialization will give you a deeper insight into the international aspects of marketing. During your studies, you will learn about specialties of the international market, and the economic, social, and technological environment. Practicing several skills is also part of the curriculum: you will learn about the process of preparing and making decisions about communication and marketing through different tasks and projects. 

 

Tuition fee & Application deadline

2600 EUR/semester for non-EU students

1950 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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Master of Business Administration

Master's degree program

English

4 semesters

Highlights of the program

Why choose this program?

When designing the innovative curriculum for the two-year-long MBA program, we incorporated the most cutting edge theoretical and practical knowledge and skills that encompass all areas and sectors of business. In addition to the important foundational courses (e.g. Economic Policy, Research Methodology, Qualitative Methods, Business Economics, Business Law, etc.), we have included other essential skills (e.g. Modern Corporate Finance, Financial Analysis, Strategic Management, etc.) and have included a sharp focus on leadership development. 

The subjects we offer have an emphasis on practical skills. After thoroughly understanding the fundamentals of business, students will be exposed to a diversity of experiential learning through practical examples, case studies, and hands-on projects. These experiences allow students to master the skills necessary to become confident and successful business professionals. In addition to our excellent PhD instructors, subjects are taught by renowned national and international experts such as Konrad Wetzker from Germany, Dragan Ilić from Serbia, and Stanley Allen Ward from the United States. 

  • Manager at companies of all sizes (SMS, multinational) and industries (manufacturing, service provision, public sector)
  • Leader of one’s own company  
  • Independent economic expert

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

Students selecting the Finance Specialization will gain a deep understanding of macro- and micro-level finance. This specialization will provide students with the knowledge and skills that are essential components of the functional and strategic operation of companies. 

Core subjects: Corporate Finance and Financial Strategies, Taxation, International Financial Management, etc. 

The Management Specialization offers students the opportunity to gain comprehensive and thorough management skills. Students selecting the Management Specialization will get acquainted with the typical processes and characteristics of the individual functional areas of corporations, including the methods to manage these various areas. Graduates will be able to fully comprehend and manage the work of complex organizational units and organizations.  

Tuition fee & Application deadline

3000 EUR/semester for non-EU students

2750 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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Marketing

Master's degree program

English

4 semesters

Marketing is an exciting and diverse world. In this master’s program we present the newest trends of the profession in order to provide a deeper understanding of marketing processes and an overview of the latest developments. In addition, you get a perspective that prepares you to adapt to the ever-changing business environment quickly and creatively and find the most appropriate solutions in accordance with the brand and the target group. 

Highlights of the program

Why choose this progam?

  • After laying the theoretical foundations, we facilitate your understanding of contexts through case studies and practical examples and enable you to think in complex systems and marketing processes. 

  • You can expand your knowledge with unique elective subjects, including Coursera online courses. such as Direct Marketing, Influencer Marketing, Country Branding, Copywriting and Sports Marketing

  • You can spend one semester at our Erasmus partners, including IPAM The Marketing School in Portugal, or ESIC Business & Marketing School in Spain. 

  • In addition to METU educators, you will learn from practical experts who are renowned representatives of their profession.
  • Senior professional at the commerce and marketing departments of multinational companies
  • Salesperson, sales professional 
  • Senior professional at advertising and PR agencies, consulting companies 
  • Head of your own agency 
  • Freelancer marketing professional

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

Integrated Marketing Communications
In this specialization you can learn about the fields of expertise that may provide useful support in your future work successes. We prepare you for all the important professional challenges from PR to online and social media marketing.
 

Tuition fee & Application deadline

2700 EUR/semester for non-EU students

2300 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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Management and leadership

Master's degree program

English

4 semesters

To be a chief executive of any organization is a complex challenge, let it be a small enterprise or a large one or organization in the public sector. Managing any of them requires an expert in analyzing, planning, coordinating, solving conflicts and problems, sustaining workflow. We present this approach to our students, so they can cope with all areas of business management, and turn into true leaders of enterprises, all on a professional level.  

Highlights of the program

Why choose this progam?

  • Management consultant  
  • Project manager  
  • Businessman  
  • Manager of own business  
  • Business manager  
  • Management and Organization Theories,
  • Managerial (Business) Economics,
  • Decision Support Systems, Strategic Management,
  • Innovation and Knowledge Management,
  • Controlling Systems,
  • Change and Crisis Management,
  • The Structure and Operation of Counselling Agencies,
  • Counselling Methods and Techniques,
  • Management of Counselling Projects,
  • Negotiating Techniques and Conflict Resolution  

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

  • Management Consulting

Tuition fee & Application deadline

2600 EUR/semester for non-EU students

2300 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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Tourism and catering

Bachelor's degree program

English

6+2 semesters

Tourism is one of the most culturally interesting and economically important subjects in the world and Budapest is one of Europe’s most vibrant tourism destinations. Consequently, it is the perfect place to study Tourism and to enjoy what the city has to offer. 

This Bachelor’s program offers a thorough grounding in business and the most important subjects in Tourism. These include Attractions Management and Experience Design, Catering and Gastronomy, Tourism Destination Management, Hotel Management and Tourism Marketing. In addition, specializations are offered in International Hotel Management and in Health Tourism because Budapest is known as the Spa Capital of the world. Visits are made to hotels and spas and lecturers are invited from industry to deliver courses. At Budapest Metropolitan University we place emphasis on developing students’ practical and vocational skills as well as their academic ones. Many courses use project-based learning and we also guide students through the process of building their own Portfolio through our myBRAND approach.  

Highlights of the program

What can you study during the semesters?

The first few semesters will focus on understanding the economic, social, and technological environment, to give you a solid basis as a future economist. You will also learn about how to establish and manage a company with success. The main focus of your studies will be the basics of trade and marketing, you will learn about the different fields of marketing (advertising, digital marketing, Public Relations, event marketing etc.) through practical examples, case studies, and projects.

  • The first and the second semester will focus on understanding the economic, social, and technological environment, while you will also learn about basics of marketing. 
  • In the third and fourth semester, you will continue to learn about the world of business and marketing, and get familiar with different fields of marketing, for example, Integrated Marketing Communications and Market research. 
  • The fifth and sixth semester involves your specialization, with areas like Public Relations, advertising, marketing strategy, digital marketing, event marketing or content marketing. 
  • The seventh and last semester is dedicated to your degree thesis and internship. 

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

This specialization will prepare you to become a useful member of advertising and PR agencies, or to work for small, medium, and large companies in marketing-related positions. Your studies will be practice-oriented: you will learn how to produce a wide range of advertising and PR materials in practice. We put strong emphasis on new techniques and tools: you will learn not only the basics of digital marketing, but also about new media, or latest marketing trends like content marketing. 

This specialization will give you a deeper insight into the international aspects of marketing. During your studies, you will learn about specialties of the international market, and the economic, social, and technological environment. Practicing several skills is also part of the curriculum: you will learn about the process of preparing and making decisions about communication and marketing through different tasks and projects. 

Tuition fee & Application deadline

2600 EUR/semester for non-EU students

1950 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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Tourism management

Master's degree program

English

4 semesters

Budapest is one of the most exciting tourism destinations in the world and the number of international tourists, as well as students, is growing. As well as its beautiful heritage sites and Danube river views, the city is the only capital city in the world which has so many thermal baths or spas, it was nominated as City of Design by UNESCO Creative Cities Network, and the city offers a lively cultural scene and nightlife with its world-famous ’ruin bars’. 

Highlights of the program

Why choose this progam?

  • Economic Policy,
  • Research Methodology,
  • Managerial (Business) Economics,
  • Cultural,
  • Creative and Heritage Tourism,
  • Marketing and Communication Management,
  • Creative Experience Design,
  • Tourism Legislation and Institutions,
  • Strategic Management,
  • Company Finance and Strategy,
  • Tourism Destination Management,
  • Creative Industries,
  • Health Tourism,
  • Wellness and Spas, Controlling Systems,
  • Enterprise Decision Support Systems and Methods,
  • Trends in Tourism Product Development,
  • Heritage Management,
  • ICT and Creative Media,
  • Creative City Development,
  • Sustainable Planning and Development,
  • Event Management 
  •  Tour operators  
  •  Managers of family businesses  
  •  Tourism consultants or advisors  
  •  Event organizers  
  •  Tourism managers of city, rural and regional municipalities  
  •  Managers of local, regional and national tourism  
  •  Animators  
  •  Managers working for health and wellness spas  
  •  Mid- and top-level managers of hotels  
  •  Attraction managers  
  •  Managers in the cultural and creative sectors 

Tuition fee & Application deadline

2700 EUR/semester for non-EU students

2300 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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Animation

Bachelor's degree program

English

6 semesters

Are you interested in how a drawing becomes a motion picture, are you attracted by film tricks, video games, making apps? As an animation designer, you can become the designer of complex productions in advertising, the electronic media, motion pictures, digital post – production or game design, or the specialist of a special field. 

Highlights of the program

What can you study during the semesters?

  • Visual techniques offering limitless opportunities.  
  • Procedures making the path towards the magical world of animation easy to walk.  
  • Practical knowledge with the help of excellent experts and cutting-edge technical infrastructure.  
  • You can find the most suitable genre for yourself. 
  • You will get to know the preparatory and production stages of productions from the idea, the script through the storyboard and animatic to animation and post- production.   
  • You will learn and apply with confidence the basic principles of visual storytelling, animation, character and layout design and develop your skills in that area which one you most prefer 
  • You will get familiar with the use of indispensable software for digital filmmaking: editing, compositing and 2D – 3D animation programs.   
  • You will learn sound design, so you will be able to make the sound and noises of your film from the start. 

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

  • Choose this specialization if you want to gain a comprehensive knowledge about the complex field of animation, including the whole creative process: concept development, design, and production. 
  • Beside the mainly 2D digital techniques, you can also exploit the opportunities offered by classical procedures, such as puppet animation or drawing animation. 
  • You can put more emphasis on creativity, drawing and visual design skills, or storytelling. 
  • Head of specialization: Melinda Kiss DLA, animation designer 
  • This is for you if you are interested in 3D technology and find captivating reproducing and rethinking the spatial reality. 
  • You will learn the basics of modelling, animation, and gain insight into the world of 3D visual design and effects. 
  • Beside the creative design processes, you can place more emphasis on technical skills and software knowledge. 
  • Head of specialization: Márk Selján DLA, 3D designer 

Tuition fee & Application deadline

3900 EUR/semester for non-EU students

2950 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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FILM AND MEDIA STUDIES

Bachelor's degree program

English

6 semesters

You can acquire comprehensive theoretical and practical knowledge on the areas of motion picture and media. During the course, you will get a general picture of the theoretical and practical opportunities of filmmaking, and an insight into certain sections of the profession.   

By the end of the course, you will have a secure theoretical and practical knowledge about the features of visual communication, and you will be able to create films and media productions. Due to the extensive practical training, you will surely find the area which is the closest to your personality and interests.

Highlights of the program

What can you study during the semesters?

  • You will learn screenwriting, directing, lighting, editing, sound-post-production work. During the motion picture art practice, you will make short films, television scenes and documentaries. 

  • You will have the opportunity to make one-camera or multi-camera shootings, to understand the operation of the most important post-production software and try out various motion picture genres and roles.   

  • You will be familiar with motion film history and theoretical knowledge. 

  • In the semesters practical courses built on each other so each year you will get to know the different forms of visual storytelling and filmmaking. 
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    • Motion picture maker at institutes specialized in mass communication and media    
    • In film productions and post-productions    
    • As an organizer at festivals or editorial offices 
    • Motion picture maker working for advertising and PR experts 

Tuition fee & Application deadline

3900 EUR/semester for non-EU students

2950 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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GRAPHIC DESIGN

Bachelor's degree program

English

6 semesters

In the age of desktop publishing (DTP), graphic design became the most innovative branch of design, with a strong presence of its intellectual products in everyday life, both in the online and offline media. In these fields, we will introduce you to the secrets of the various surfaces and media of graphic design, from illustration to book, identity and poster design, branding, logos, pictograms and packaging design.

In our Graphic Design workshop, you can create illustrations using lithography, screen printing, linocut and woodcut techniques. Our computer studios have the latest DTP software at your disposal. You can try out our digital printing machines and Rizography, use our laser cutter, 3D printer and bookbinding workshop to make your computer designs a reality.

The training will give priority to:  
– individual consultations, mentoring by teachers;
– focus on practical work and creativity;
– creative solutions to realistic, real-life, often challenging problems, actual tasks;
– team work alongside individual achievement;
– an integrated, cross-disciplinary project-based teaching methodology.  

Highlights of the program

What can you study during the semesters?

  • We build on your competences so that they can be fulfilled. 
  • You will find your individual voice, style and brand. 
  • You will become committed to innovative, aesthetic, smart graphics and typography. 
  • We will channel your creativity into a conscious flow so that you can work both independently and in a team. 
  • The first year is about developing manual and computer skills, learning traditional procedures as well as the latest in graphic technology. You will also design illustrations, covers, artistic posters, logos, pictograms and image identity. 

  • The second year will be about book and magazine design, typography tools, joint use of fonts and images. We will also focus on packaging design, branding, corporate identity and sustainability, biodesign and eco-consciousness in graphic design. 

  • In the third year you will focus on complex and integrated projects, interactive graphics appearing on the latest platforms of the digital age, responsive web design, mobile applications, UI and UX design, myBRAND portfolio and diploma work implementation. 

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

Choose this specialization to acquire hands-on knowledge on the greatest scale both on the traditional platforms of graphic design and in the area of the new media. You will be able to find your own voice on every graphic design platform through life – like tasks, which you will be able to exploit on in your design and creative work. We will prepare you to be able to communicate visually in the language of graphic design in your career. 

In this specialization you can learn typography, logo, pictogram design, branding, packaging design, illustration design, book design, poster design, bookbinding, web design, infographics, infodesign, reproduction graphics, linocut, woodcut, engraving, lithography, screen printing and risography.  

Choose this specialization if you feel it is important to dress the brands lined up on store shelves with practical and functional design objects, creative product images, unique and special packaging. Our specialization emphasizes the knowledge of innovative technologies, biomaterials, the possibility of recycling and re-use in the field of packaging culture, which is one of the most complex and most demanding areas of visual communication. 

This specialization includes packaging culture, paper and packaging industry skills, printing technology, visual concept development, campaign, logo, emblem, pictogram, brand image identity, branding, infographics, illustration techniques, typography, mock-ups, model making, 3D visual design, 3D graphics with spatial illustration, pop-up book design, board game design and creation, bookbinding techniques. 

Tuition fee & Application deadline

3900 EUR/semester for non-EU students

2950 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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ART AND DESIGN MANAGEMENT

Master's degree program

English

4 semesters

Design in a broader sense – meaning all creative solutions as a whole- is indispensable in today’s global economics. The development & management of product structure and national and international relations of for-profit and non-profit actors of the art sector require professionals who are familiar with contemporary design, art scenes and trends.

Highlights of the program

What can you study during the semesters?

  • Project management and skills focusing on practice orientation 
  • Cooperation techniques 
  • Flexible knowledge: knowledge on the contemporary art and design scene combined with entrepreneurial skills 
  • The first year: 
    • Foundation subjects- mostly in theory 
    • Contemporary art and design scene, institutional system 
    • Insight in various projects (expos, festivals design studios) 
    • Development of writing and presentation skills 
    • Institution-specific skills e.g. exhibition, film festival theatre management

  • The second year: 
    • Economic knowledge and management skills 

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

Tuition fee & Application deadline

3000 EUR/semester for non-EU students

2500 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN

Bachelor's degree program

English

6 semesters

The Environmental Design bachelor’s program equips students with the skills and knowledge that allow them to design practical and sophisticated spaces and objects, both when working individually and as a creative associate. 

Our teaching methods put great emphasis on personal contact and consultation, and practical workshops are an important pillar of the program. 

Highlights of the program

What can you study during the semesters?

  • Exploration of the links between mankind and environment 
  • International trends in built environment 
  • Ecological approach 
  • Environment- and health-conscious design and sustainable solutions 
  • Complex design skills through practical and conceptual methods 
  • Involvement in the recent technologies and materials 
  • Building prototypes in our in-house workshop led by experts, design project modelling 
  • Acquiring skills and knowledge in interior and object design during real-life projects at our internship places 
  • First year: Introduction to forms, spaces and materials through practical foundation courses, with plenty of experimentation and research opportunities that help you gain the skills needed to complete professional tasks. 

  • Second year: Practical courses with special focus on interior space, furniture and architecture design, complemented by courses about related fields in each semester to equip students with a comprehensive knowledge. 

  • Third year: Practical courses and lectures on both general arts and specific subjects

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

  • The program equips students with a general understanding of the fields of architecture, interior design, environmental design, object design and urban studies. Students can learn about multiple fields connected to the shaping of the environment, how to find answers to human and environmental challenges. Students gain a comprehensive, architectural understanding of spaces and objects, how to present and communicate artworks and the values they stand for.   
  • The interior design specialization focuses on the functional use and atmosphere of architectural spaces, including forms, materials, colors and lightning, with a special emphasis placed on creating environment- and health-conscious spaces. 
  • Next to design and art history, art theory and psychology, students also have technical subjects. The program is highly practice-oriented, helping students to focus on and realize their own plans and dreams. 

Tuition fee & Application deadline

3900 EUR/semester for non-EU students

2950 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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GRAPHIC DESIGN

Master's degree program

English

4 semesters

During our Master Program, you can become a graphic design artist who is able to respond to actual situations and present creative and artistic solutions, and who is able to create and implement high quality work on every job platform. 

We are flexible, fresh-minded program, our virtue is openness. With the help of our faculty of renowned, leading professionals in various fields of Graphic Design, we give you maximum scope to find your individual style and build your own artistic brand. 

We invite you as fellow creatives to join us in a good mood, artistic institution that encourages teamwork, integrated design practice, state-of-the-art design thinking and a good atmosphere, which underpins the creative work with the right theoretical knowledge.  

From the archaic classical printing, reproduction-graphics processes to the most modern digital printing machines, our students have at their disposal technical and technological possibilities that allow them to produce the results of their design work in the Workshops and Studios of the Department, whether it is 3D printing, laser cutting, Risography printing or bookbinding. The cross-disciplinary project-based teaching methodology also extends our students’ skills towards integrated designing processes. With the help of our collaborative partners, our students take part in real-life assignments that allow them to gain professional experience by working with clients during their training. 

The training will give priority to: 

  • individual consultations, mentoring by teachers; 
  • focus on practical work and creativity; 
  • creative solutions to realistic, real-life, often challenging problems, actual tasks; 
  • team work alongside individual achievement; 
  • an integrated, cross-disciplinary project-based teaching methodology. 

Highlights of the program

What can you study during the semesters?

  • the ability to solve problems with a practical, functional design focus 
  • design knowledge that can be used across all graphic design interfaces 
  • innovative graphic solutions based on freedom of experimentation  
  • innovative solutions based on individual identity, but which can also be developed in teamwork 
  • socially sensitive communication strategy building and creative thinking that reflect social problems 
  • the methods of Design Thinking 
  • a practice-oriented, creative design attitude, able to respond to real-life, real-world situations 
  • The first semester focuses on typography, book design, illustration, infographics, packaging design, image identity, branding 

  • The second semester involves your specialization. You can develop your knowledge focused on the selected area, in all surfaces of Graphic Design, or in Graphic Art and illustration 

  • The third semester includes complex, integrated design processes, experimental design tasks in both specializations

  • In the fourth semester, your instructors help you to create complex visual messages as a result of the research process, to implement the myBRAND portfolio and the diploma work

Specialization

What can you study during the semesters?

Our master’s program builds on the experience you gained in your bachelor’s degree, giving you the practical, real-world skills that you need to pursue Graphic Design at a high level. Choose this specialization to develop your individual artistic voice in traditional Graphic Design surfaces and new media fields. We prepare you for your career, so you can design and execute the most impactful, multi-faceted creative visual messages in all areas of Graphic Design.

  • What can you study with us? 
    • Typography, logo, pictogram, identity, packaging, book, poster and web design, branding, identity design, infographics and infodesign

  • Main topics: 
    • Graphic Design Studio Practice; Creative Graphic Design Studies; Experimental Design; Data Visualisation; Branding; Product Design; Complex Design; Print Media; Web Design

 

If you are looking to develop your own independent artistic expression and if you are looking to develop your excellent manual skills in illustration, comics, book cover, poster and book design, choose the Graphic Art specialisation!

  • What can you study with us? 
    • In addition to complex Graphic Design and typography tasks, you can also study unique and reproduced graphic genres, art book design, creative bookbinding, Pop-Up book design, manual and digital illustration.

  • Main topics: 
    • Graphic Design Studio Practice; Reproduction Graphics; Book Design; Poster Design; Graphic Design Techniques; Illustration Design; Comics; Creative Graphic Design Studies; Experimental Graphics; Graphic Installations.

Tuition fee & Application deadline

4000 EUR/semester for non-EU students

3200 EUR/semester for EU-students (includes the Member States of the EU, EEA and Turkey)

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