Students complete their studies when they have completed all course units prescribed by the programme, completed 240 credits and passed the diploma examination (prepared, presented and defended diploma works and a diploma thesis).
Independent higher education institution, Arthouse College of Visual Arts
Examination performance is graded as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, a candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).
- Matura or
- vocational matura; or
- school-leaving examination (prior to 1 June 1995) under any four-year secondary school programme.
Prospective students who have completed secondary school but who do not meet the above conditions because the requirements for completing four-year secondary school at the time did not include a school-leaving examination, vocational matura or matura shall also be eligible for admission.
Prospective students who do not meet all of the above conditions but who show outstanding artistic talent shall also be eligible for admission.
Second-cycle master's study programmes (SQF level 8)