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Civil Engineering Department

The civil engineering department has been training young people to become civil engineers for 25 years. In addition to the quality of the education with manageable group sizes, our students always emphasise the personal atmosphere and closeness to the professors. The department has 7 laboratories that are used for research and study. In addition to the regular full-time degree programmes, you can also choose between three dual degree programmes. Five bachelor's and two master's degree programmes – the civil engineering department offers a wide range of study content. The three dual study programmes in particular are uniquely practical in their cooperation with regional economic players. The department has 7 laboratories which are used for study and research.

Degree Programs at the Civil Engineering Department

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Are you interested in one of our degree programs? Find out more about the content of the program, the course of study and the application process on the page of your desired program.

Degree programme Teaching language Start of study Application deadline
Civil Engineering (BEng) German Winter semester
15/05 – 15/07 (restricted admission)
Civil Engineering | Dual (BEng) German Winter semester
15/06 – 15/07 (free of admission)
Infrastructure Systems (BEng) German Winter semester
15/05 – 15/07 (restricted admission)
Infrastructure Systems | Dual (BEng) German Winter semester
15/06 – 15/07 (free of admission)
Ing•Bau: Preservation and Construction Work in Structural Engineering (MSc) German Summer semester, Winter semester
15/12 – 15/02 and 15/05 – 15/07 (restricted admission)
MEng Building Conservation and Construction Work on Existing Buildings German Summer semester
15.12. – 15.02. (admission restricted)
Urban Water Management | Dual (BEng) German Winter semester
15/06 – 15/07 (free of admission)

Inaugural lecture by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ronny Sorge

On the occasion of his appointment as professor of planning and construction of traffic routes at the Civil Engineering Department, Prof. Dr. Ronny Sorge gave his inaugural lecture entitled "Future Road Construction" on 22th of January 2024.

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Campus Specialists

The campus specialists are students at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam and offer insights into everyday student life with their podcasts, campus talks and events.

Shari and Felix are campus specialists in the Civil Engineering Department. Among other things, they report on what they like about their respective degree programs, why the degree program is the right choice for them and how they imagine their own future.

Campus Specialists Civil Engineering


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#Demokratie! vertikal links von einem großen "D" mit kreisförmigem Farbverlauf und zehn Händen darauf.
Social and Educational Sciences CITY | BUILDING | CULTURE Civil Engineering Design Information Sciences
University policy

Press release

University of Applied Sciences Potsdam organises the Summer Semester 2024 under the Motto #Democracy!

Students and lecturers at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam are organising a free themed semester on democracy and are exploring the future of the free democratic order. Questions of democracy, diversity and openness will be discussed as part of courses, action days and workshops.

Studierende mit den Schalungselementen für den Rumpf des Betonkanus
Civil Engineering Design


Concrete Canoe 2024: Here We Go Again. The FH;PeliKanus Are Back!

After a break of almost two years, preparations for the 19th Concrete Canoe Regatta on the 14th and 15th of June are currently in full swing. The departments of Civil Engineering and Design are already busy shuttering, concreting and designing.

Studentin lernt in der Bibliothek der FH Potsdam
Student Counselling Service Library Social and Educational Sciences CITY | BUILDING | CULTURE Civil Engineering Design Information Sciences


Registration for the Long Night of Writing is now open for FHP students

Register now for 18th of April and benefit from the "Long Night of Writing"! The student counselling service and the library of the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam are once again offering the opportunity to advance your own writing project with input lectures and the chance to concentrate on…

Studierende in Teamarbeit an einer Tafel
Study and Examination Service Student Counselling Service Social and Educational Sciences Civil Engineering Departments
Study & Teaching


Start of the application phase for the start of the 2024 summer semester

Applications are now open for the following degree programmes:


More events
Civil Engineering Presentation/Lecture
30/05/2024, 12.15 pm – 1.45 pm
Assessment of Structural Damage
Zielgruppe: University members, Lecturers, Employees, Students
Research & Transfer, Social and Educational Sciences, CITY | BUILDING | CULTURE, Civil Engineering, Design, Information Sciences Presentation/Lecture
31/05/2024, 7.00 pm – 9.30 pm
Zielgruppe: University members, Public
Präsenzstelle Luckenwalde
IBB, CITY | BUILDING | CULTURE, Civil Engineering Conference
03/06/2024, 1.00 pm – 6.00 pm
Zielgruppe: Professional audience, University members, Public, Prospective students
Civil Engineering Party
03/06/2024, 6.15 pm – 8.00 pm
20 years of the Master's program in Building Conservation & Construction in Existing Contexts
Zielgruppe: Professional audience, University members, Lecturers, Employees, Students, Public



Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gunar Gutzeit

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gunar Gutzeit

Professor for Infrastructure Planning Specialising in Water Supply Systems

Office Management

Ulrike Wygasch-Otte

Ulrike Wygasch-Otte, M. A.

Office Management at the Department of Civil Engineering

Dean's Office

Dean's Office

Karin Wuttig

Karin Wuttig

Member of the Dean's Office

Dean's Office

Dual Study

Dr. Lucia Tyrallová

Dr. Lucia Tyrallová

Coordinator Dual Study Programmes