Selection made for the 5th international class.

Thursday, November 26, 2020.

The international class of your? Photojournalism and Documentary Photography? Course will enter its fifth round in March 2021. Impressed by the expanding internationality and top quality of your applications, Prof. Dr. Karen Fromm, V. -Prof. Christoph Bangert as well as the investigation assistant Sophia Greiff selected 13 students for the following international class.

Photo students and alumni win the German Photo Book Prize.

The photo student Malte Uchtmann wins with his photo book «ARRIVING – Regarding the architecture of refugee accommodation in Germany» inside the «Student project» category. The former photography student Moritz K?stner was also capable to convince the jury of his operate. With his photo book «Silence is the Sound of Fear» he wins the category of documentary-journalistic photo book.

Event around the emotional globe of depressed folks in Hanover.

Thursday, October 29, 2020.

On October 31, 2020 at 7 p.m., those thinking about the St. Martinskirche in Hanover can take element in an event on the emotional globe of depressed consumers. Admission is free. The photographer Nora Klein also devotes herself to visual types of expression of depression. She studied photojournalism and documentary photography from 2008 to 2014.

The photo student Elias Holzknecht wins the VGH Photo Prize 2020.

The VGH Photo Prize 2020 goes to the photography student Elias Holzknecht. In his function? Snow of Tomorrow? Elias Holzknecht, who was born in L?ngenfeld, Austria, in 1993, deals with all the steadily increasing lack of snow, which is causing existential complications for the tourism industry inside the Alps.

The online book launch image / con / text / will take summarizing paraphrasing and quoting place on October 22nd.

On October 22nd, 2020 at 7 p.m. The on the internet book launch? Image / con / text. Documentary Practices Amongst Journalism, Art and Activism? Takes spot. You can register here to participate in the Book Launch via Zoom.

Photo student wins the Vonovia Award 2020 with most effective young talent.

With his work «all?, en la pampa», photography student Valentin Goppel was capable to convince the jury from the Vonovia Awards for Photography 2020. He wins the award for the top young talent, endowed with 5000 euros. His photo series is about a group of teenagers inside the Argentine village of Maria Susana.

Studying in Hanover.

The teaching and study area of photojournalism and documentary photography in the Hanover University of Applied Sciences represents a nationwide exclusive concentrate in photojournalism and documentary photography. The aim on the coaching is always to develop photographic personalities who recognize methods to visualize subjects and content in their individual visual language.


Students on our degree system are repeatedly recognized with awards for their photo operate.