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University of Applied Sciences Potsdam – interdisciplinary & familiar

Der Campus im Sommer

The University of Applied Sciences Potsdam (FHP) was founded in 1991 and is located in the north of Potsdam. The range of subjects includes information science, engineering, socio-cultural and design courses. In addition, there is a broad portfolio of transfer and continuing education programs. As an employer, the university offers attractive employment opportunities and development prospects.

1991
founded
3.600
Students
200
Lecturers
über 30
Study Degree Programs

Shaping the world of tomorrow is what we are working on in teaching, practice and research. We offer inspiring learning, diversity and interdisciplinarity at a family university.

Prof. Dr. Eva-Schmitt-Rodermund
President of the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

Departments & Degree Programs of the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

Social and Educational Sciences

Department 1 was the first department at University of Applied Sciences Potsdam and is also the largest department with approximately 1,000 students.

Social and Educational Sciences Department

City| Building| Culture

The different courses of study and focal points of Department 2 are interlinked by a cultural and (cultural) design claim. 

City| Building| Culture Department

Civil Engineering

Faculty 3 has been training young people as civil engineers for 25 years and has seven laboratories that are used for research and study.

Civil Engineering Department

Design

Department 4 is characterized by the close integration of its interface, communication and product design and European media studies programs.

Design Department

Information Sciences

Department 5 is known for its study concept of partially integrative training of archivists, librarians and documentalists - also called the "Potsdam Model". 

Information Sciences Department

Degree Programs

Find out more about our more than 30 bachelor's and master's degree programs and the various study options – from full-time face-to-face studies to dual degree programs and part-time programs.

Degree Programs

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Garage mit Betonwand und Bagger mit Meißelaufsatz
CITY | BUILDING| CULTURE
Studium & Lehre

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The connection between architecture and art: lecture series BAU/KUNST at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

In the lecture series BAU/KUNST of the study program Architecture and Urban Design, contemporary artists whose work is characterized by the examination of architectural themes will give lectures. The kick-off event will take place on June 2.

Susanne Durst, Ortwin Renn und Dave Snowden: Keynote Speaker der International Conference On Knowledge Management 2022
Information Sciences
Forschen

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17th International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM) with renowned keynote speakers.

The International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM) will take place in Potsdam from June 23-24. Among the guests are the scientists Prof. Dr. Susanne Durst, Prof. Dr. Dr. Ortwin Renn and Dave Snowden.

Studierende in Teamarbeit an einer Tafel
Social and Educational Sciences
Studium & Lehre

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M. A. Childhood Studies and Children's Rights Call for Applications

Applications for Childhood Studies and Children's Rights are open until May 15.

Ein Besucher der Werkschau vor Fotografien
Information Sciences
Veranstaltung

Press release

International Conference on Knowledge Management from June 23 to 24 at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam – First time in Germany

Researchers and practitioners from around the world will exhibit on their research findings and practical experiences in knowledge management at the 17th International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM) 2022. The 17th ICKM 2022 Conference will be held in Germany for the first time.

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Information Sciences, Forschung & Transfer Tagung
2022/06/25 13:30 – 15:00
Zielgruppe: Öffentlichkeit

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