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Information Design and Media Management

part time, full time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Merseburg


  • June 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    May 2023 (EU), May 2023 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Publishing Studies
  • Multimedia
  • Media Management

Technical Editing, Text Production, Specialist Journalism, Web Development, Information Design, Serious Games, Infographic, Non-Fiction Book Design, Corporate Design, Multimedia design

Target group

Bachelor of Engineering Bachelor of Science


The course can also be completed as a part-time course with a standard period of study of 6 semesters. Foreign applicants must demonstrate German language skills by way of: - TestDaF (Test of German as a Foreign Language): 4 x TDN 4 - DSH level 2 - Telc C1 Technical College - Goethe Institute C2 - German language diploma DSD II - Assessment exam German at a preparatory college.

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

The degree should ideally have been acquired in an engineering or mathematical-scientific discipline; candidates with appropriate aptitude from economics or humanities may also be admitted. A letter of motivation is part of the application.

Lecture period
  • 10.10.2022 - 18.02.2023
  • 03.04.2023 - 29.07.2023

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2022/2023)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.04.2023 - 15.05.2023

    Application via uni-assist

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    01.04.2023 - 15.05.2023

    Application via uni-assist

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.04.2023 - 15.06.2023

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    15.06.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

Languages of instruction

Main language


International office

Student advisory service

Allgemeine Studienberatung
Academic Advisor

Graduate contact

Eberhard-Leibnitz-Straße 2
03461 / 46 2382

Frau Prof. Kerstin Alexander