Berlin University of Arts, was founded over 300 years ago and is one of the biggest, most diversified and traditional universities of the arts world-wide. The teaching offered at the four colleges of Fine Art, Design, Music and Performing Arts as well as at the Central Institute of Further Education encompasses the full spectrum of the arts and related academic studies in more than 40 courses. Having the right to confer doctorates and post-doctoral qualifications, Berlin University of the Arts is also one of Germany’s few art colleges with full university status.
The fashion design department is lead by a team of professors and artistic associates. The Bachelor- and Mastercourses are focused on conceptual design with a particular attention to crafts. Fashion students are confronted with multiple techniques, interdisciplinary projects as well as understanding fashion in a theoretical way. The fashion department’s high standards are well known in the international industry.