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Admission for the winter semester 2024

An entrance examination must be passed for admission to the degree program. Registration for the entrance examination and enrolment are handled by the University of Art and Design Linz.

Dates for the entrance examination
Online registration period: March 20 to June 17, 2024
Upload work samples by June 17, 2024
Entrance examination: July 1 to 3, 2024 (online)

︎Steps for registering for the WS 2024 BA KUWI entrance exam.pdf

Register online for the entrance examination

You can register for the entrance examination via the application system of the University of Art and Design Linz.
You can apply here from March 20, 2024

Submit the application documents in the application system, consisting of

  • Letter of motivation
  • (if available) selected work samples (optional e.g. pre-scientific work, radio contribution, video, blog, journalistic contribution, artistic work samples, project documentation)
  • curriculum vitae
  • Copy of school leaving certificate or equivalent proof (for BA-KUWI valid university entrance qualification examination)*
  • Proof of German language skills at level B2
  • Independent examination of the topic "Babel"
    Applicants are free to choose the form in which they work on the topic "Babel". However, care should be taken to ensure that the work can also be presented online. We request no more than 10 pages for written submissions. Audiovisual contributions, e.g. videos, should not be longer than 10 minutes. Videos can be uploaded to a suitable platform and linked in the application documents.


Univ.-Prof.in Dr.phil. Amalia Barboza
Professorship for Artistic Research


University Professor Dr. JuliaGrillmayr


Lisa Rastic, BA
Study program coordination
Office hours
Mon-Thu, 10.00 to 16.00 or by appointment
M: +43 (0)676 84 7898 2434 
T: +43 (0)732 7898 2434

University of Arts Linz
Institute of Fine Arts and
Cultural Studies
Domgasse 1
4020 Linz | Austria


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