Study information

Study time

Start of semester    20th of September 2021
Campus opening    20th of September 2021

Winter semester     20th of September 2021 – 04th of March 2022
Summer semester  04th of April 2022 – 29th of July 2022

Christmas break     23rd of December 2021 – 09th of January 2022
Semester break      08th of March –  01st of April 2022

National holidays:

3rd of October 2021      Anniversary of German unification
1st of November 2021   All Saints’ Day
25th/26th of December 2021   Christmas
01st of January 2022     New Year
15th of April 2022     Good Friday
18th of April 2022     Easter Monday
1st of May 2022         1st May Holiday
26th of May 2022      Ascension Day
06th of June 2022    Whit Monday
16th of June 2022     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: Wulf Twiehaus
Tutor 2nd year  of study: Benedikt Haubrich
Tutor 3rd year  of study: Antje Siebers
Tutor 4th year of study: Anne G. Weber | Caspar Weimann

Academic office: Dr. Claudia Wolf

Course of study Directing

Head of course: Ludger Engels
Tutor 1st year of study: Tucké Royal
Tutor 2nd year of study: Christof Nel | Carolin Hochleichter
Tutor 3rd year of study: Ludger Engels
Tutor 4th year of study: Tomás Zielinski

Academic Office/ Examination Office: Angela Staudt

Course of study Dramaturgie

Head of course and tutor: Jens Groß
Deputy: Elisabeth Schweeger

Academic Office: Meral Demirdögen,


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:

Sophie Marleen Jany, deputy Daria Kleyn
Tobias Neumann, deputy Lara Humm
Justin Woschni, deputy Jonathan Fiebig
Nils Müller, deputy Luisa Krause

Merle Zurawski, deputy Antonia Heiser
Alessa Bollack, deputy Jan Müller
Linda Bockmeyer, deputy Jonas Arndt
Jannik Graf, deputy Juli Bökamp

Milena Plach, deputy Julia Fiebag
Philipp Schulze, deputy Lea Seiz

(Status as of winter semester 2021|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)

In 2021|22 a contribution of  € 121,-  for the Studierendenwerk and an administration and AStA fee of € 35.- is mandatory.

Informations of Studierendenwerk Stuttgart
see here:

To Apply

Dear applicants,

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

For all degree programmes, the application cycle for the academic year 2022|23 is currently underway.

Click here for more information on the degree programmes, for details on online registration for applications and their deadlines
for submission.


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

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