Macromedia University of Applied Sciences is a multi-campus university privately sponsored by Macromedia GmbH, based in Stuttgart, with other locations in Munich, Freiburg, Frankfurt/Main, Cologne, Leipzig, Hamburg and Berlin. Due to the central location of Macromedia’s city campuses, we can offer our current 4,500 students a stimulating urban study environment that also permits easy access to students from surrounding regions.
Macromedia University and its sister institution, Macromedia Academy, are part of the international education group of Galileo Global Education, which operates a network of 45 schools and universities for a total of 120,000 students at 85 campuses across 13 countries (see company).
This internationalism also shapes the culture at our Macromedia locations. We have the pleasure of welcoming up to 80 different nationalities to our degree programmes. Overall, Macromedia University offers a wide range of state-recognised bachelor’s and master’s degrees in German and English, currently with 15 degree programmes with 106 specialisations.
The courses offered by our university focus on media, management and communication, digital technologies and design, sports, psychology, games, journalism, film, fashion, music, and acting. Each specialty is linked to international research, or artistic activity, and feeds our knowledge transfer into the economy.
With about 80 highly qualified professorships and over 2000 students in all five media centres of Munich, Stuttgart, Cologne, Hamburg, and Berlin, we prepare the next generation of media managers, brand managers, designers and business leaders who are competent internationally. Being focused on small classes with individual supervision, Macromedia University offers up-to-date courses and the opportunity for students to use tools in digital media design and media creation. The university’s partnerships with over 500 well-known companies will help you gain valuable practical skills, and you’ll carry out practical projects throughout your course, applying theoretical knowledge to real-life scenarios.The university offers four Bachelor’s programs and nine Master’s programs taught in English, as well as numerous programs in German. Notable courses include:
- Media design
- Fashion management
- Business management
- Brand management
- Digital entrepreneurship
The university has state accreditation from the Bavarian State Ministry of Sciences, Research and Arts, and is also accredited in locations across Germany: Baden-Württemberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Hamburg and Berlin. Graduates of receive a Bavarian university degree.