M.F.A On Campus

Public Art and New Artistic Strategies

24 months
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As the first and only master‘s degree programme of its kind in Germany, Bauhaus University Weimar's Public Art and New Artistic Strategies degree prepares fine arts students for working in the public sphere and provides them with the skills required for effective artistic intervention. 


Key facts

Bauhaus University Weimar's Public Art and New Artistic Strategies degree programme is targeted at international students and was established with start-up capital provided by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). Students from around the world participate in this MFA programme, and German students benefit from the vast network of international partner universities where they can study for one or two semesters abroad. Enrolment in this degree programme is limited to 40 students. Foreign students spend four semesters studying in Weimar, while German students are required to study abroad for at least one semester. New students are only permitted to enrol in the winter semester.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art, Architecture, and History
  • Art Society and Public Space
  • Situations, Interventions und New Artistic Strategies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible for admission to this degree programme, candidates must have attained a first-level professional qualification from a university/college of art in a degree programme of no less than eight semesters, or an equivalent degree as confirmed by the examination committee. 
The selection of the students of the degree programme is based on an aptitude assessment examination consisting of:
  • Documentation of artistic work
  • Completed homework assignment
  • if necessary, a personal interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

There are no tuition fees but a semester contribution of approx. 160 EUR per semester.

Living costs for Weimar

630 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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