German University

About Macromedia University of Applied Sciences

Macromedia University is a leading private university in Germany that specialises in media, business and management, design, and creative arts with around 100 professors and more than 3,500 students coming from over 90 different countries.

Degree programmes are taught entirely in English with hands-on experience, digitalisation and technology-driven innovation built into the curriculum. Students learn methods and skills that prepare them for the challenges of the rapidly changing world of industry. The combination of theory and real-life projects with a network of global companies prepares students for top-level positions in an international work environment.

International ranking success

In 2020, Macromedia participated in the U-Multiranking along with 1800 universities globally and 104 from Germany and ranked in the top 15% of all business schools, top 25 for contact to the work environment and number 2 in Germany for entrepreneurial thinking.

Research at Macromedia University plays a crucial role in fostering and qualifying the new generation of students.The main focus of research at the university lies in the area of social sciences, communication and digital media. As the largest German private university in the field of media and communications, Macromedia is well-positioned to bring together research expertise from the fields of media management, advertising, design, or film and television.

Macromedia University offers the following Bachelor’s programmes

  • Arts, Design & Architecture (6)
  • Business & Management (4)
  • Applied Sciences & Professions (2)
  • Journalism & Media (2)
  • Social Sciences (2)

Admission for studying in one of the university’s campuses in Germany requires a high school certificate, university entrance qualification for applied sciences or equivalent and TOEFL or IELTS.

For master’s program the Entry requirements are:

  • Bachelor’s degree with at least 210 ECTS. If you have less than 210 ECTS, you have the option to complete a Pre-semester earning the required 30 ECTSTOEFL test or IELTS equivalent qualifications may also be accepted
  • Curriculum Vitae Letter of recommendation
  • Personal motivation statement