Study information

Study time

Start of semester    21st of September 2020
Campus opening    21st of September 2020

Winter semester     21st of September 2020 – 05th of March 2021
Summer semester  06th of April 2021 – 23rd of July 2021

Christmas break     19th of December 2020 – 10th of Janary 2021
Semester break      08th of March –  02nd of  April 2021

National holidays:

3rd of October 2020      Anniversary of German unification
1st of November 2020   All Saints’ Day
25th/26th of December 2020   Christmas
01st of January 2021     New Year
02nd of April 2021  Good Friday
05th of April 2021   Easter Monday
1st of May 2021        1st May Holiday
13th of May 2021     Ascension Day
24th of May 2021    Whit Monday
03rd of June 2021  Corpus Christi

Campus Magazine / Course Catalogue

Our annual campus magazine informs about the ADK and its studies as Acting, Directing and Dramaturgy, the university internal events, the teachers and many more.

The course catalogues can be found at the respective courses of study. They are the basis of planning with an overview of the classes as well as functioning as foundation for the study documents.


Students service

Petra Kerstan
Jommelli-Haus Raum 2.06
Phone +49 7141 – 30996 – 21

Course of study Acting

Head of course: Benedikt Haubrich, deputy Wulf Twiehaus
Tutor 1st year  of study: Benedikt Haubrich
Tutor 2nd year  of study: Antje Siebers
Tutor 3rd year  of study: Wulf Twiehaus
Tutor 4th year of study: Peter Eckert

Academic office: Dr. Claudia Wolf

Course of study Directing

Head of course: Ludger Engels
Tutor 1st year of study: Christof Nel
Tutor 2nd year of study: Ludger Engels
Tutor 3rd year of study: Thomas Zielinski
Tutor 4th year of study: Christina Rast

Academic Office/ Examination Office: Angela Staudt

Course of study Dramaturgie

Head of course and tutor: Jens Groß
Deputy: Elisabeth Schweeger
»Theater bei Tageslicht« Tom Stromberg

Academic Office: Julia Klaas,


Finding a flat

The Studierendenwerk Stuttgart and the student service at ADK are helping you by finding a flat. More information via Living in Stuttgart/Ludwigsburg

Conflict management | Psychological support

Petra Kucher-Sturm and Rainer Sturm, the diploma psychologists of Studentenwerk Stuttgart, are supporting you with your personal and interpersonal problems, for example

  • Problems with your studies
  • Problems with your job
  • Problems with time management
  • Problems with motivation
  • Exam nerves or other fears
  • Restlessness, exhaustion or sleep disorders
  • Depressive moods or depression
  • A lack of self-esteem
  • Find it hard to make friends or socialize
  • Problems with your partner or family

The discussions are absolutely confidential: our psychologists are subject to secrecy. Moreover, the consultations are free of charge and you usually receive an appointment within two weeks.

Since e-mail communication with Studierendenwerk Stuttgart is not encrypted, we cannot guarantee confidentiality for the information you e-mail to us!

Office address
Studierendenwerk Stuttgart
Psychotherapeutische Beratung
Rosenbergstraße 68
70174 Stuttgart

+49 711 / 95 74-480 /-482

You can make use of the psychotherapeutic counselling and conflict management at the ADK by Angelika Niermann. Registration at the students service:  or  by phone: +49 7141 30996 21

Meal vouchers

Meal vouchers are available at the vending machine opposite of the entrance of Film Academy for € 3. Meal vouchers are only provided for enrolled students. For the verification of the entitlement the student card has to be held at the red button at the vending machine. For the payment you need an EC card of your current account. The requested contribution will be debited from your EC card. The maximum amount of 30 meal vouchers can be bought monthly (x € 3 = € 90).
They can be redeemed at »Blauer Engel«, »Joe Penas«.


The AStA (short in German for Allgemeiner Studierendenausschuss, General Students Committee) consists of a group of students at the ADK and is elected by the student assembly. It has the duty of a mediator between concerns of the students and the management of the ADK, to question and improve the structure and teaching at ADK.

Representatives of the AStA:

Lara Humm, deputy Tobias Neumann
Tabea Mewis, Marius Petrenz/Rahel Stork
Nils Müller, deputy Luisa Krause
Henning Mittwollen, deputy Jannik Süselbeck

Alessa Bollack, Jan Müller
Linda Bockmeyer, deputy Jonas Arndt
Jannik Graf, deputy Jule Bökamp
Felix Bieske, deputy Anais Durand-Mauptit

Philipp Schulze, deputy Lea Seiz
Sarah Charlotte Becker, deputy Nina Dahl

(Status as of winter semester 2020|21)

Examinations regulations

Examination Office

Angela Staudt
Phone: +49 7141 / 30 99 6 – 22

Tuition fee

The state of Baden-Württemberg has not been charging tuition fees since the summer semester 2012.

As of the winter semester 2017|18, international students who come from outside the EU for the purpose of studying will make a contribution of € 1.500 per semester. For the second degree, € 650 are charged per semester

Informations for educational support BAFöGhere (in German)

Each semester a contribution of  € 120,40  for the Studierendenwerk and an administration and AStA fee of € 35.- is mandatory.

Informations of Studierendenwerkes Stuttgart
see here:

To Apply

Dear applicants,

welcome to our website. We are delighted in your interest for our courses of study.

For all informations on application for the winter semester 2021|22, process and link for the Online Registration, please see the different studies:


For further questions, please contact the Academic Office.
Contact: Phone +49 7141 / 30 99 6 – 22, (

To Apply
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