• 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


EDUC – "European Digital UniverCity"

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

This year’s laureate, Elisabeth Kaneza

Fighting against Discrimination

2021 Voltaire Prize goes to Elisabeth Kaneza, a political and legal scientist of Rwandan descent. | Image: Anja Pütz


UP at the Top

Potsdam among Top 30 in THE Ranking of Young Universities | Image: AdobeStock/tomertu

Computational Linguistics Student Olha Zolotarenko

Computational Linguistics Student Olha Zolotarenko Talks about Studying in the First Online Semester

Since March 2020, everything has been somewhat different, even at the University of Potsdam. | Image: O. Gritsenko


On a good track

Diverse national and international university rankings consistently mirror the excellence of the University of Potsdam. | Image: AdobeStock/Warakorn