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Graduation: Ceremony of the graduating class of 2022

Finally holding their own diplomas in their hands, the big day arrived for our Bachelor's and Master's graduates on Wednesday, March 30th, 2022. In the festive ambience of the Mozartsäle, we said goodbye to our newly graduated students from the Brand Management and Brand Innovation programs and from the cooperation program with our partner university in Hangzhou. Due to the pandemic, the festivities took place … Mehr

Graduation: Ceremonial farewell to the graduating class of 2021

The graduation ceremony of the graduating class is always a great joy at Brand University, but the celebration in the summer semester of 2021 will be remembered as an extraordinary day. For a long time, it was not certain whether the 70 or so graduates would even be able to say goodbye in person and on site in view of the pandemic. All the greater … Mehr

Prof. Dr. h. c. Shan Fan becomes Honorary President of the Institute of Brand Science

Last weekend, Prof. Dr. h. c. Shan Fan, President of Brand University, was appointed Honorary President and Associate Professor of the newly founded Institute of Brand Science at Zehjiang Wanli University (ZWU). The research centre was founded by the Sino-German Institute of Design and Communication at ZWU. Its goal is to further promote brand science and research as a scientific discipline with a research team … Mehr

A great honor: Brand Academy becomes Brand University of Applied Sciences

In winter semester 2019/20 we are proud to announce the name change of the Brand Academy - Hochschule für Design und Kommunikation: BA becomes BU, as our university has the great honour to be called Brand University of Applied Sciences from now on. The new name was officially recognized by the Hamburg Authority for Science, Research and Equality in September 2019 and announced for the … Mehr

Graduation ceremony: Brand Academy celebrates its graduates and freshmen

On 29th of March 2019 it was time again: Brand Academy said farewell to 17 graduates at the graduation ceremony and welcome the new Bachelor and Master students.   In addition to the speeches hold by  the President Prof. h.c. Shan Fan and the Vice President Prof. Ute Röseler, the lecturer Claudia Tobis also spoke as a representative of the teaching staff. Afterwards the graduates … Mehr

A great festive day for Brand Academy

On Friday, 1 October 2018, Brand Academy had three reasons to celebrate: The welcoming of our new students, the farewell of our almost 90 graduates, as well as the new cooperation with the Zhejiang Wanli University. President Prof. Dr. h.c. Shan Fan opened the festivities with his speech. He emphasized that in times of "big data", the university must no longer focus just on the … Mehr

BA says “Hello and Goodbye” at graduation ceremony

On Thursday, March 29th, Brand Academy sent off the first wave of 2018 graduates and warmly welcomed all fresh(wo)men starting in the summer term. In his keynote speech, BA President Prof. Dr. h.c. Shan Fan expressed the mixed emotions he typically feels on such occasions: On one hand, grateful for the enjoyable years spent together, pleased knowing that a bright future lies ahead of today's … Mehr

BA First Semesters Visit Senate Reception for International Students

Once a year the Senate of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg invites all foreign first semester students to a reception at the venerable Rathaus (town hall). This time around a record-breaking 520 invitations were issued. The record reflects Hamburg’s continuous internationalization, not only - but also - in the field of higher education.     At this time, Hamburg’s universities and universities of … Mehr

BA bids farewell to record-breaking number of graduates and welcomes new students

On Friday September 29th, Brand Academy once again bid the graduates of its Master’s and Bachelor’s programmes farewell and welcomed its new students in an appropriately festive setting. Given a record-breaking number of 68 graduates, the continuous growth of BA over the last few years was unmistakable. As a result, the official ceremony had to be moved from its traditional location on BA’s Campus Rainvilleterasse … Mehr