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htk academy

htk academy

htk academy


Established in 1987, the htk academy educates worldclass designers, both in Germany and online. Quite recently, the course portfolio has expanded: Communication Design and Game Creation will be delivered fully in English in 2024.

Start your training online

Both Communication Design and Game Creation are delivered online via HD live streaming classes. You'll have daily opportunities to engage with your peers and, most significantly, with design and gaming experts.

Vocational courses at htk academy

The htk academy is a vocational school that offers practical design courses; all students are taught by experts from the creative industry. There are no exams at htk and you will learn through practical projects every semester.


At the end of your htk program, you will gain a German vocational certificate which will make you eligible to work in Germany.

Alternatively, you can also decide to continue your studies: with a Bachelor Top-up degree in Germany, at one of htk academy’s academic partners. This additional year of study will be a similar price to the htk annual fee and will also give you access to an amazing 18-month post-study visa.

A Creative Place

The atmosphere at the htk academy is a unique mixture of creativity and inspiration - we live our motto: “htk. a creative place ". Small class and group work will also help you improve your social and communication skills; despite all classes are online, htk takes online training to a new level!


  • Hamburg

    Paul-Dessau-Straße 8, 22761, Hamburg

  • Berlin

    Dessauer Straße,3-5, 10963, Berlin