On Thursday evening 25 January 2024 the AHK celebrated the 12th edition of the AHK Graduation Prize in the Melkweg during the Awardy Party. The Graduation Prize is the prize for the best graduation works. Two cash prizes of €2,000 in the Bachelor’s and Master’s categories, and an audience award of €500 were awarded for the graduation works of the graduates of 2023.

News item award ceremony: Students Breitner Academy and Academy of Architecture win AHK Graduation Prizes 2023
Jury report AHK Graduation Prize 2023 (PDF)



How do you compare a choreography with an architectural design or a thesis on cultural heritage with a percussion performance? The jury will compare the graduation projects on the basis of the following criteria:  

  • The work has been assessed to be good.
  • The work establishes a connection to the outside world. 
  • The work is relevant to the further development of the profession.