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 as well as a writing sample (term-paper, essay, written description of a design concept, etc.). A statement of purpose and two letters of recommendation are also required.
The deadline for applications for the fall semester 2017 is 30 April 2017.
Registration form (pdf)
A meeting with the head of the institute can be scheduled upon request.
Institute Visual Communication
Postfach 4023 Basel
High rise: D 5.03
T +41 61 228 41 11