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Prerequisite for admission is a bachelor’s degree in visual communication, communication design, graphic design or media design, or a bachelor’s degree in art history, media studies or other related fields. Applicants who meet the requirements should submit an artistic work sample of a maximum of 40 pages as well as a writing sample of 10 A4 manuscript pages. A statement of purpose and two letters of recommendation are also required.

The deadline for applications for the fall semester is 15 July 2016. 

From October 2016 you will find on this page the new application form for the course of studies for the fall semester 2017. 

Late applications 

Late applications are considered if there are positions available.
Please contact the Director of the Master Program to arrange an appointment for a personal meeting. 

For late applications please ask for the registration form at the office of Visual Communication.
Late registrations must include all requested documents either in German, French or English, as well as an official translation if submitted in any other language 

Institute Visual Communication
Freilager-Platz 1
Postfach 4023 Basel
High rise: D 5.03
T +41 61 228 41 11

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