Applicants may be admitted to the HfMT if they fulfill the general education entrance requirement (Abitur or officially recognized equivalent high school/secondary education diploma) and the applicants– regardless of whether they are beginning or transferring students – must pass the entrance exam in order to prove that they meet the required artistic and academic level.

A large number of courses at the HfMT have a limited capacity for students. Therefore, we can not enroll all applicants who have passed the entrance examination. In the diagram below, we explain the several steps of the application procedure up to the entrance examination.

    Online Application

  • The Online Application is your first step for studying at the HfMT Hamburg.
    Therefor, please pay attention to the application deadlines!
    Fill out the application online form.
    Processing your application requires the payment of 50,00 Euro. Bank transfer information will be included with the confirmation of receipt of your application.

    Submit the application

  • Download the application form in the applicant portal, please sign it and send it back to us with the requested documents.
    Do not forget to pay the fee for your application.

    Processing your application

  • After receiving your application (online, paper form and fee), we will check your application.

    Invitation to the entrance exam

  • If your application is complete, we will send you an invitation to the entrance examination about 5 weeks before the entrance exam. You will find your invitation within the applicant portal.
    In this e-mail we inform you about the exact day and the place of the entrance examination.
    Please note that the entrance exams are taking takes place only on individual days and we can not change or postpone dates!

    Entrance Exam

  • The contents of the admission examination can also be found in the respective examination regulations of the courses.