DEKRA Academy > DEKRA University Berlin


Friday, 2018-03-02

Mediated images of violence

What has changed about the way violence is portrayed in films or on TV? Dr. Marcus Stiglegger, professor at the DEKRA University of Applied Sciences in Berlin, explains.

Monday, 2018-01-29

Get ready for the future with virtual learning

DEKRA Academy’s concepts for vocational education and training increasingly focus on the use of digital learning methods in Germany and beyond

Studying at DEKRA

As of 7 July 2009, DEKRA Media academy has become the sate-approved, private DEKRA University of Applied Sciences Berlin.

The three main programmes Media management, Journalism and Television and Film are tailored to the modern media landscape and allow specialisation in Digital Design, Marketing & Business communication as well as TV journalism / Anchoring and Online journalism. By offering the fields of direction, camera, script writing, production and audio, the programme Television and Film covers all requirements of current television and film productions. The standard period of study is six semesters (Bachelor of Arts) and includes a three months internship.

Degree programmes for practice

The university is open to creative, young people who are willing to show commitment and work with stamina and team-orientation. The classrooms are situated in the loft of a former lamp factory in the trendy Berlin district of Friedrichshain. For the realisation of professional project work, we provide extensive technical equipment to our students.

Degree programmes of the DEKRA University of Applied Sciences Berlin:

  • Television and Film with specialisation in direction or camera Script writing, production and audio
  • Journalism with specialisation in online journalism and TV journalism / anchoring
  • Media management with specialisation in digital design, marketing and business communication


Our trainers have first-hand professional experience enabling them to provide you with optimal preparation not only in your special field but also concerning operational and production processes.

It is important to us that you learn to work independently, confidently, professionally and competently. These are fundamental prerequisites to succeed at our partner companies and later in the labour market.