• International


This site offers an overview of the university's partnerships.

Calls for Proposals

This site offers an overview to all recent international calls for proposals and fellowships

Information for International Students

Are you interested in studying at the University of Potsdam or are you already a student here? These pages provide specific information to international students.

Refugees Welcome

Here you find information on study options and consultation offerings for refugees.

The Welcome Center offers service and support for international scientists and their hosts before and during their research stay.

Focus on


Modern Historical Research on the History of Ukraine

Throughout the lecture series, scholars from Ukraine will give presentations to students on their current research.

Das Steering Committee der European Digital UniverCity (EDUC) im Mai 2022 an der Universität Potsdam

Expanding Bridges – EDUC European University Alliance Receives Renewed European Funding

The European Digital UniverCity (EDUC) - the alliance of eight universities - will receive funding from the European Commission for another four years.

Auf dem Foto ist die wehende urkrainische Flagge zu sehen, im Hintergrund blauer Himmel. Das Foto ist von AdobeStock/Negro Elkha

War in Ukraine

Information for Students and Doctoral Candidates affected by the war in Ukraine


EDUC – "European Digital UniverCity"

EDUC" stands for an innovative form of cooperation in the European Higher Education and Research Area.

The alumni support program for researchers "UP Reconnect" enables a reunion in Potsdam.

Continuing Research Together – Launching the “UP Reconnect” Alumni Support Program for Researchers

At the beginning of 2023, the University of Potsdam will launch the new UP Reconnect funding program.


For the Preservation of Liberties - Voltaire Prize 2023 goes to Amy Lai from Hong Kong

The Hong Kong-born lawyer and author Amy Lai is recipient of the Voltaire Prize for Tolerance, International Understanding and Respect for Difference.