Digital Fabrication Designfull time

  • Bachelor of Arts


  • 7 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Essen


  • No information

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Admission only in the autumn quarter

Area of study

Industrial Design, Product Design


Product Design, Fabrication Design, Artistic and creative competence, Technical Competence, Systemic Competence, Design practice, professional practice


Digital Fabrication Design (BA) is an innovative degree course that is unique in Germany. Incorporating the maker movement, the degree course aims to holistically further develop the professional profile of product designers.

Admission modus

Selection procedure / qualifying examination

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Proof of artistic suitability (application folder with work samples)

Lecture period
  • 01.04.2024 - 30.09.2024
  • 01.10.2023 - 31.03.2024

Tuition fee


695.00 EUR / Month

Fees (Link)

Tuition fees for the Bachelor of Arts programmes at HBK Essen amount to EUR 695.00 per month for the first 7 semesters. From the 8th semester they are EUR 350.00 per month. Tuition fees are due on the first working day of the month. In addition, there are the enrolment fees of EUR 200.00 and the fee for the final examination of EUR 300.00. The cost of the semester ticket amounts to about EUR 200.00 per semester.

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service