First-year students information

Dates, information and advice for all students starting for WS 19/20!

Dear students,

welcome to the weißensee kunsthochschule berlin!

To make it easier for you to start your studies, we would like to give you a helping hand for the first steps here in school. The general student advisory service will guide you through the first week of your university life with an open consultation hour. In room A 1.09 (Altbau 1.OG) all questions concerning your studies will be answered. All students are cordially invited!

Office hours during the introductory week:
14.10. from 13.00 - 15.00 o'clock and from 15.- 17.10. from 11.00 - 13.00 o'clock!
As well as the general consultation hours, see contact.

The introduction into the art and design foundation takes place immediately after the matriculation event, the introduction into theory and history for the undergraduate students follows on 15.10. at 14.15 o'clock in the lecture hall C1.05, next to the auditorium.


For college transfer and master students:
You can find the dates of the plenary sessions in the subject areas here!


You are welcome to inform yourself in advance reading carefully the study start brochure, which you will get asprint version at the matriculation event.


Susan Lipp offers general advice on studies and study organisation in room A1.09, every Tuesday from 11-13 and Thursday from 13-17.

The study counselling service is also happy to help you with study-related burdens and problems such as uncertainties about the choice of courses, procrastination, examination anxiety, graduation problems and study difficulties due to psychological or chronic illnesses as well as disabilities, and will try to find individaul solutions.

You are welcome to come for a confidential talk: Thursdays from 13-14 o'clock and by appointment.

In addition, the studierendenWERK BERLIN offers free professional psychosocial counselling for all students enrolled in Berlin:


Studying with a child
Susan Lipp will be happy to help you organise your studies on maternity leave, during parental leave and with child(ren). Here you will find the website "Studying with a child".




Allgemeine Studienberatung
Susan Lipp

weißensee kunsthochschule berlin
Bühringstr. 20 - 13086 Berlin

Offene Sprechstunde: Raum A 1.03 Di 11-13 Uhr, Do 14-17 Uhr und nach Vereinbarung
telefonisch: Di 14-16 Uhr, Mi 10-12 Uhr - Tel: (030) 47705 - 342
schriftlich via E-Mail: studienberatung(at)

Studieninformationen für Neu-Studierende





General Study Information in Englisch