Instructions for the sketches of the motivation letter

Technical requirements

The sketches shall be submitted in the form of a PDF file formatted in a way such that each sketch is can be printed on one A4 sheet as legible as possible. The sketches may be in portrait or landscape format. The maximum file size is limited to 8 MB. The PDF may not have any protection or encryption. This means that the PDF must be fully editable and printable. Once uploaded, the PDF cannot be modified.


You can find instructions available only in German, opens a file in a new window.

A detailed description of the task and the topics can be found in the FAQ in the section Letter of Motivation.

What should I do if my PDF is too large?

It is always best to resize the original images from which the PDF was created in an image editing program of your choice. This will give you the best results.

Alternatively, you can also use a PDF software or online service, opens an external URL in a new window to reduce the size of the finished PDF file.

Please note that you must submit 4-5 sketches drawn by hand!