Application with a German Bachelor Degree or Diploma
Apply for Summer Semester 2021 until 01.03.2021
01_REGISTER ONLINE02_PREPARE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS03_SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION
In order to apply for the M.A. Animation & Game Direction you need to register on the application website of Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences. Make sure to select the correct Progamme version (3-semester or 4-semester Master). For more information please refer to the guidelines for applicants holding a German Bachelor degree or Diploma provided here.
Secondary school leaving certificate
Complete certificate of university studies
English language certificate
Curriculum vitae in English language (with references if applicable)
Motivation statement in English language (2 standard pages, 2300 characters per page including spaces)
Filled in and signed Application Portfolio Form
Project proposal in English language (3-5 standard pages, 2300 characters per page including spaces)
Digital portfolio with 3-5 artistic work samples
IMPORTANT: For specifications and guidelines regarding the application documents please download and read the guidelines for applicants holding a German Bachelor degree or Diploma provided here.
The project proposal must aim for a substantial and original body of artistic and scientific work on a significant topic. In your proposal you should indicate the specific field and genre of artistic practice as well as related technological and academic subjects you are interested in.
Your motivation letter should include your previous background from your Bachelor study and academic performance, your experience with the subject area and your specific interest in the programme.
Your digital portfolio most consist of 3-5 projects related to the field of animation and game direction. This can be for example:
games or game prototypes
animated shorts, series or other fictional or non fictional animation formats
live action short films, series or or other fictional and non fictional narrative formats
performing arts projects such as theatre productions or performance art
visual development, art direction and concept development projects
VR, AR and XR productions
The application procedure for summer semester 2021 is contactless. Submit your complete application digitally until 01.03.2021 via data upload to Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences. Upload details can be found in the application guidelines for applications with German degree.
If you have further questions regarding the academic prerequisites and the application procedure in general please refer to the Student Service Center SSC of Hochschule Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences