Application Basic Track

Applications for the summer term 2018 are open from 15 November 2017 to 31 January 2018.

Register here to receive a reminder when the application process for the summer term 2018 starts! The application deadline is January 31st 2018.

Applicants will receive an admissions decision in mid February 2018. Applicants who pass the first round of selection will receive an invitation to our two-day D-Camp workshop. After the D-Camp workshop, applicants will receive a final admissions decision. The D-Camp workshops are taking place from 26 February to 1 March 2018 - Save the date!

All students in the Basic Track contribute a student fee of 750€, which helps offset the expense of the program. For current HPI students and PhDs and employees of HPI, the Basic Track is free.

What kind of applicants are we looking for?


(Employed) professionals

HPI students

Time commitment

Student fees

Certificate of completion

Quick facts about the academic program


Elisabeth Höpner

HPI School of Design Thinking
Program Coordinator

Tel.: +49 -331-5509-507
Fax: +49 -331-5509-589

E-Mail an HPI D-School Office

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