Intermedia - Digital Media - Spatial Practice

new study programme, academically oriented, artistic study programme

Prospects of graduates

The graduate of the Bachelor's degree programme Intermedia-Digital Media-Spatial Creation acquires the professional competence to practice the profession of a visual artist at the level of Bachelor of Arts. On the basis of the acquired theoretical and professional knowledge of world and Slovak visual arts and technical and technological skills, he/she is prepared to carry out and organize his/her own creative activity or in team cooperation in the field of intermedia, digital media and spatial creation. He/she has all the prerequisites to keep in touch with developments in his/her discipline, to take and present positions in the field of visual culture and to organize his/her further professional growth. Is able to work autonomously or as part of a team. After obtaining the degree, he/she can develop his/her professional artistic growth in a follow-up or related Master's degree programme.

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Conditions of admission
  • Acceptance of applicants for bachelor's studies is subject to successful completion of secondary school with a high school diploma and demonstration of abilities and personal disposition for the chosen study programme. In the event that the admission interviews to the Faculty of Physical Education are held before the date of the applicant's final examination, the applicant is admitted to the study conditionally.
  • Definitive admission to the study is conditional upon successful completion of the matriculation examination. The applicant must submit proof of the completion of full secondary education (matriculation certificate) within ten days after passing the matriculation examination, but no later than the date of enrolment.
  • FVU AU determines additional conditions for admission to the study of individual study programmes in order to ensure that applicants with the necessary abilities and prerequisites are admitted to the study. The specified conditions and the method of verifying their fulfilment must enable the selection of applicants who demonstrate the highest degree of talent, ability, knowledge for study in the study programme.
    • The prerequisites for admission are a basic orientation and knowledge of the visual arts in the specified field of study, a general overview of the history of domestic and world art, previous individual artistic activity, and knowledge of one world language at the level of a high school diploma.
    • The entrance examination is designed to test the applicant's level of knowledge, talent, thinking, abilities, and skills in light of the specific demands placed on the applicant by the chosen bachelor's degree program.
    • An applicant should demonstrate a natural interest in the visual arts in general, with an emphasis on intermedia or spatial work and digital technologies, at the time of the entrance examination. An orientation to and basic knowledge of the above areas of art is assumed, as well as a general knowledge of art history. In addition, basic personal computer skills at the user level are required, and knowledge of one foreign language (world language) at matriculation level is welcome.

Additional information

All information regarding admissions for the 2022/2023 academic year is posted at

Conditions for international students
  • conditions of admission of foreign applicants are identical to the conditions of admission of Slovak applicants
  • Foreign applicants will pay an administrative fee upon presentation

Coordinator for students with specific needs

Mgr. Roman Schwartz


phone: +421 48 4320 508

General information on the admission exam
  • Because of the application of the same evaluation criteria for all applicants for studies at the AU Faculty of Physical Education, it is not possible to determine an alternative date for the admission procedure.
  • The entrance examination consists of two parts, is a one-round/two-day examination and is conducted on two or more dates, if necessary and depending on the number of applicants. The dates of the talent entrance examinations will be adjusted annually according to the current study schedule and the number of applicants.
  • An applicant with a disability, at his/her request, the AU FVU will determine the form of the entrance examination and the manner in which it is to be administered, taking into account his/her medical problems.
  • The practical part of the talent examination is aimed at testing the applicant's ability to realize independently creative outputs, testing the so-called visual vision and a sense of spatial self-awareness. He or she should also demonstrate an interest in wider cultural and social events, or document possible previous individual artistic activity.
  • In the assessment of practical assignments, emphasis is placed on the candidate's competence to make creative use of the basic characteristics of the materials and the specifics of the subject matter. The specificity of the chosen solutions. The ability of the candidate to verbally present and defend his/her artistic-creative attitudes.
  • The entrance talent test consists of the submission of homework, a written test, the implementation of practical assignments and an oral interview with the members of the committee.
  • Practical assignment - based on a given group of materials (subjects), the development of a creative statement (max. 20 pts)
  • Practical assignment - free assignment - using the interior and exterior of the FVU to present yourself. Candidate may choose any form of implementation of their work. (max. 20 pts)
  • Practical Assignment - Homework: Author's Book. Documentation of three of your own creative outputs with a brief written description of them. (max. 20 pts)
  • Oral Interview - approx. 20 min. interview with emphasis on discussion of the homework and practical assignment, which will also test the candidate's communication skills and knowledge of the area of art they have chosen to study. (max. 20 pts)
  • Test in general cultural survey and art history. (max. 20 pts)

Form of entrance exam

Talent Exam


Test in general cultural survey and art history

  • Apply the application for study

    07.12.2021 - 30.04.2022

  • Performance of the entrance exam

    13.06.2022 - 17.06.2022

  • Submit additional application form


  • Performance of the additional entrance exam


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Anticipated number of applicants to be accepted

  • leaving certificate (paper form)
  • CV (paper form)
  • administratívny poplatok (paper form)

Annual tuition fees
Standard length of study: cost free
Study longer than the standard length of study program, parallel studies: 1000 €

The fee for admission procedure
application form: 50 €
E-application form: 50 €

Billing information

Administrative fee is to be paid by the applicant by postal order type U or by wire transfer from the account.

Account name of the addressee:

Academy of Arts FVU, Kollárova 22, 974 01 Banská Bystrica

Monetary institution: State Treasury

IBAN: SK50 8180 0000 0070 0006 7813

Account number: 7000067813/8180

Variable symbol: 301

On the reverse side of the Recipient Information, please indicate: PP FVU

Administrative fee will not be refunded to applicants. A receipt of payment of the admission interview fee must be sent with the application form (copy of proof of payment). The applicant must present the original of the bank slip or the original of the receipt issued by the bank which made the payment at the time of the presentation, otherwise he/she will not be admitted to the admission procedure.

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Detail of the study program

Chystáš sa študovať na vysokej škole na Slovensku? Teraz môžeš získať štipendium až 9 000 € počas prvých troch rokov štúdia. More information

Detail of the study program


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