Study counseling

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Studying design and art at the HfG

Film & Music: Daniel Herzog

Study programs at the HfG

Department of Art

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts with a larger theoretical component

Department of Design

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Master of Arts

Application to the HfG Offenbach

  • Application to the HfG Offenbach is possible again for the winter semester 2023/24. All information is available at

Study and portfolio advice

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In the study and portfolio advising, prospective students are informed and advised jointly by lecturers and students. It takes place continuously from mid-October to the beginning of July.

Art department


Wednesdays, 12 o'clock



In the video conference, you can present your portfolio in PDF form via the screen or film and show material with your smartphone or webcam.


Design department


Wednesday, 1 p.m. (additional appointments can also be made)



In the videoconference you can show your portfolio or individual works in a PDF file or film the screen content/the content of your portfolio with your smartphone or webcam. (Please pay attention to the quality of the camera, otherwise it is better to take photos beforehand!)



Admission procedure

Questions about the admission procedure are answered by the respective admission committees.

School of Art

Silke Willig

T 069.800 59-276

School of Design

Elvira Werner

T 069.80059-277

Subject and portfolio advising

In the subject and portfolio advising, teachers and students of the respective department advise primarily on the artistic/design level of the admission process, especially on your portfolio. The student advising teams can be reached at:

Department of Art

Department of Design

Registrar's Office

All other questions, such as application requirements for German and foreign/citizenless students and admission, are answered by the Student Secretariat.

Schlossgrabengasse 1, ground floor

T 069.800 59-201

Opening hours

Mon-Thu 9:30-12

Wed 13:30-15 (only during the lecture period)

International Office

Questions about exchange studies can be answered by the International Office.

​International Office 
T +49 (0)69.800 59-149

Opening hours

Wed 10am-12pm and 1:30pm-3pm (during the lecture period).

Department Offices

Questions about studies and exams (for students) are answered by the department offices.

Department of Art

Christina Wittich

T +49 (0)69.800 59-123

Department of Design

Christiane Kühn-Wilkens

T 069.800 59-150

Elvira Werner 

T 069.80059-277



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18 January 2017 Wednesday

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