Hochschule KarlsruheHochschule Karlsruhe - University of Applied Sciences
Hochschule KarlsruheHochschule Karlsruhe - University of Applied Sciences
Studieren an der HKA

Applying for a Master’s program

Application Prerequisites Motivation/assessment

Special requirements for individual degree programs

In the case of certain study programs you also need to submit for application a letter of motivation in which to explain your personal motivation for the study program. You can boost your application by the assessment for the study programs of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering & Mechatronics.

Letter of motivation

For the following master’s programs, a letter of motivation must be included with the application. Please use the following forms or instructions to prepare the letter of motivation: 

Architecture (see §6(3))

Construction Management

Communication & Media Management

Business Information Systems

Tricontinental Master in Global Studies





An assessment is offered for the following master's programs. Applicants can improve their application grade by successfully taking part in an assessment. The application grade can only be improved, not degraded. Participation in the assessment is voluntary. The assessment schedule will be announced here in due time.

Following application Contact