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Counselling for students / psychological counselling

Counselling service Basel Academy of Art and Design FHNW

Information on the admission procedure

Prospective students should contact the student administration for general questions and the corresponding institute secretariat for specific questions concerning the study programme.

Student Administration 

T+ 41 61 228 44 33

Fine Arts BA / MA

​T +41 61 228 40 77
Industrial Design BA​T +41 61 228 40 44
Interior Design and Scenography BA​T +41 61 228 40 55
Masterstudio Design MAT +41 61 228 40 66
Fashion-Design BAT +41 61 228 40 99
Process Design BA​T +41 61 228 40 33
Art and Design Education BA / MA

T +41 61 228 40 88

Visual Communication and Digital Spaces (BA), Digital Communication Environments MAT +41 61 228 41 11

Support in the design of the course of study

Enrolled students are supported in questions about their studies. The heads of the study programmes are available for advice on the individual design of the course of study.

Enrolled students can find further information on the intranet of the Basel Academy of Art and Design FHNW (AAI login required).

Psychological counselling for FHNW students

The FHNW Psychological Counselling Centre for students, located in the FHNW General Secretariat, provides low-threshold and easy access for all students. It offers students brief intervention in difficult situations in order to quickly defuse crises or, if necessary, refer students on.
Enrolled students can find further information on the intranet (AAI login required).

Further information on cantonal offers in emergency situations

UPK Universitäre Psychiatrische Kliniken Basel:
Kompetenzzentrum Psychiatrie Baselland:
Medizinische Dienste Basel Stadt:

Further information on protection of personal integrity at the FHNW

Dreispitz Basel

FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland Basel Academy of Art and Design Freilager-Platz 1 4142 Münchenstein near Basel
More information about the location