Macromedia University of Applied Sciences 

Munich (München)
Private (state-approved) (University of Applied Sciences)
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Date of Establishment


University Status

Private (state-approved)




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University of Applied Sciences

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Macromedia University of Applied Sciences is a private university based in Stuttgart that also has campuses in Munich, Freiburg, Frankfurt/Main, Cologne, Leipzig, Hamburg, and Berlin. Macromedia University and its sister institution, Macromedia Academy, are part of Galileo Global Education's international education group, which operates a network of 45 schools and universities serving 120,000 students on 85 campuses in 13 countries. The university's courses cover media, management and communication, digital technologies and design, sports, psychology, video games, journalism, film, fashion, music, and acting. Each specialty is linked to international research or artistic activity, and it feeds into the economy's knowledge transfer. At Macromedia University, students can boost their professional career with an international degree in Media, Business, Management, Art or Design at a top-ranking private university in Germany. Here, students can choose from bachelor’s and master’s programmes that are taught entirely in English. Digitalisation and technology-driven innovation are built into the curriculum with hands-on experience. All degree programmes are accredited according to German higher education law, recognised by the state ministry of Baden-Württemberg. In 2016, the Science Council confirmed the institutional accreditation. In addition to a doctorate, professors have at least five years of successful industry experience. Many continue to advance their business careers while teaching, and this enables them to bring their own up-to-date knowledge and experience of current trends to students. The list of their renowned cooperation partners is long and varied. Each faculty has a large network of relevant corporate partners so that students can make valuable contacts for their professional future at an early stage. The goal of Macromedia University is to transform students into lasting developers of digital transformation. The aim is to motivate students with a culture of lifelong learning.

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