Please see the notes in the blue box at the bottom of the page if you would like to contact us.

Contact persons

Do you still have a question, even though you have studied carefully these webpages? Have you also considered whether perhaps one of your fellow students knows an answer? Then please also check the FAQs . In order to enable efficient processing of your request, please contact us only if you can not find an answer there. Thank you!

Who is the contact person?

1. Admission procedures

If you have questions about applying for a place in the Master's program, please first read the general instructions provided here. If you have difficulties with the online application using the Uni Assist system, please have your your application number ready at hand and contact Uni Assist directly. If you have already been admitted, please send an email to Gabriele Gehrmann at the University of Potsdam at ggehrman [at]

2. Examination matters, Master thesis application, Registration of Master defence:

Kerstin Wachowiak (Sekretariat)
Universität Potsdam
Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 24-25, Haus 26, Raum 1.58
14476 Potsdam
Tel: +49 (0)331 - 977 5253
Fax: +49 (0)331 - 977 5070


Prof. Dr. Ralph Tiedemann (Chair of the Examination Board)
[By appointment]

Karl-Liebknechtstraße 24-25, Building 26

3. Course guidance for EEC-students

Telephone and (by appointment) personal counseling:
PD Dr. Thilo Heinken
University of Potsdam
Maulbeerallee 1, room 2.01
14469 Potsdam
Tel: +49 (0) 331 - 977 4854
Fax: +49 (0) 331 - 977 4865

4. Tutor for MOEN/EEC

Alice Cimenti

Please note the following when contacting us:

  1. Contact only 1 person at a time, so please do not write the same request to the chairperson of the examination board, MOEN student counselling and the secretariat at once and/or put different of these contact points in the CC!
  2. Choose a meaningful subject for your email
  3. Content for initial enquiry: state your full name, matriculation number, course of study, valid study regulations (old/new?), and the exact module you are interested in.
  4. Content of follow-up emails: If necessary, copy previous correspondence with the date into your emails (i.e. use the reply button of your mail programme if necessary).
  5. Explain the facts clearly
  6. State your specific question to us
  7. Please be as brief as possible in general
  8. Please append your first and last name to the file name of ALL documents you send us.