The Animation and Game Entrance Examination assesses competencies and talents such as creativity, the use of technology to implement ideas, perceptiveness and imaginativeness, problem solving skills, visualization and visual thinking skills, the ability to independently and systematically develop meaningful design concepts related to the field of animation and games, motivation for the field of study and and interest in animation and game culture and technology.
In order to take the Entrance Examination you must submit a digital portfolio with 3 work samples. The work samples must be projects related to the field of animations and games. For more informations please refer to the FAQs.
The Animation and Game Entrance Examination consists of two stages: a Portfolio Examination (Stage 1) and a Presence Examination (Stage 2).
During the Portfolio Examination (Stage 1) the application portfolios are assessed by the Board of Examiners. Applicants must pass the Portfolio Examination to get admitted to the Presence Examination (Stage 2).
The Presence Examination (Stage 2) is a full day examination. It is carried out at Media Campus Dieburg and consists of several practical assignments and an interview. Please note: Depending on the Covid-19 situation the Presence Examination might be carried out online. The 2023 Presence Examination will be carried out in the week from 26.06.-30.06.2023.