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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.

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Opening up Research for All – Two YERUN Open Science Awards for the University of Potsdam

Granting free access to research data, laboratory reports, software, and publications leads to greater visibility and transparency.

Die Trägerin des Voltaire-Preises für Toleranz, Völkerverständigung und Respekt vor Differenz 2024 Dr. Olga Shparaga (M.) mit der Stifterin der Auszeichnung Dr. Friede Springer und der Laudatorin Prof. Dr. Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger.

2024 Voltaire Prize Goes to Gerawork Teferra Gizaw from Ethiopia and Olga Shparaga from Belarus

The Belarusian political scientist and journalist Olga Shparaga and the Ethiopian humanities scholar and educator Gerawork Teferra Gizaw will be honored.

What Comes after Kant?

Researchers from all over the world network at the Center for Post-Kantian Philosophy to discuss major philosophical questions


EDUC – "European Digital UniverCity"

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

Hydrologe Thorsten Wagener

In High International Demand – University of Potsdam among Top 15 in New Humboldt Ranking

The University of Potsdam is held in high regard by researchers from abroad. This is the result of the current, revised Humboldt Ranking...

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