Incoming Students on exchange programmes
If you are an Incoming student into Faculty 5 on an exchange programme (such as Erasmus), a list of your local contacts is available here. If you do not study at one of our partner universities (listed below), please contact the International Office first to find out if an institutional agreement is possible to allow you to spend a semester or a year at HTW Berlin.
Full-time study candidates from abroad
If you are considering studying the Fashion Design course on a full-time basis, please refer to our International Applicationssection.
Modules in English
HORIZON is the new international programme at HTW Berlin. It is primarily designed for exchange students from our overseas partner universities. Depending on your field of study at home university, you can choose between different thematic tracks delivered in English. The Design and the Fashion tracks are meant for students at Faculty 5.
As an Incoming Student, you have the opportunity to take the following modules in Fashion Design:
|German as a Foreign Language||4|
winter and summer
|CAD-Fashion 2 (B3_14)||5||winter and summer|
|CAD-Fashion 3 / Portfolio (B6_27)||5||winter and summer|
|Fashion Presentation (B4_19)||5||winter and summer|
|Collection Project Fashion Design (B3_11 or B4_16 or B6_24)||10||winter and summer|
|Advanced Knitwear Design (B6_26a)||5||winter and summer|
Processing Technology (B1_03)
|5||winter and summer|
|Textile Print Design / Screen Print (B4_18)||5||winter and summer|
|Textile Print Design / Digital Print (B6_26b)||5||winter and summer|
We are working towards further increasing the number of modules delivered in English in Faculty 5 so please check this site for a latest list before you prepare your application. You may also enroll into modules on other degree courses and/or in other Faculties, subject to availability and consent from a Lecturer or a Course Manager, where these modules are relevant to your degree and when your choice is accepted by your home university's outgoing students Coordinator (via a Learning Agreement).
Should you wish to take modules in German as well, our language level requirement is B2 ( as per the ECFR).
Fashion Design Partner Universities
We are always happy to receive partnership requests from other institutions. If you represent an overseas university not on the list below and would like to initiate an agreement with HTW Berlin Faculty 5, please send your proposal by e-mail to the Dean of the Faculty, Prof. Katrin Hinz, at firstname.lastname@example.org
|Partner Institution||Country/City||Teaching language|
|Amsterdam Fashion Institute||Netherlands/Amsterdam||English|
|ESCUELA SUPERIOR DE DESENO Y MODA FELICIDAD DUCE||Spain/Barcelona||English, Spanish|
|Universitá de Bologna||Italy/Bologna||English, Italian|
|Metropolia University of Applied Sciences||Finnland/Helsinki||English, Finnish|
|UPM Universidad Politécnica de Madrid||Spain/Madrid||English, Spanish|
|Rochester Colleges University for Creative Arts||UK/Maidstone-Kent||English|
|Nuova Accademia Di Belli Arti||Italy/Milan||English, Italian|
|Université de Haute Alsace||France/Mullhouse||English, French|
|Art Academy of Latvia||Latvia/Riga||English, Latvian|
|Riga Technical University||Latvia/Riga||English, Latvian|
|E.S.AA.T. Ecole Supérieure des Arts Appliqués et du Textile||France/Roubaix||English, French|
|Kwantlen Polytechnic University||Canada/Vancouver||English|
|EASD de Valencia||Spain/Valencia||English, Spanish|
|Universidad del Pacífico||Chile/Santiago||English, Spanish|