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Staff Units & Central Facilities

At a Glance


The academic library organises the analogue and digital media and information supply for all departments of the university.


Start-up Service and Management Qualifications

The FHP Entrepreneurship School & Start-up Service offers students, alumni and employees advice, coaching and networking services on the topic of start-ups.


University Communication

The Office of University Communications is responsible for press and public relations work as well as editing the university's central website.

University Communication

University Planning & Development

The Office of University Planning & Development (HPE) bundles all strategic topics for the further development of the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam.

University Planning & Development

International Office

The International Office is the first point of contact for international matters.


Legal Adviser/Legal Advice

Volker Bley advises the university on legal matters.

Research and Transfer Unit

The Research and Transfer Unit provides support in the preparation and implementation of research and transfer projects, among other things.

Research & Transfer

Studies and Teaching Unit

The Studies and Teaching Unit (ZESL) supports the faculties and the responsible bodies of the university in carrying out their tasks in studying and teaching.

Studies and Teaching Unit

Further Education Unit

The Further Education Unit (ZEW) offers academic continuing education in addition to the undergraduate degree programmes at the FHP.

Further Education


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Institute for Applied Research Urban Futures

Press release

State capital and Potsdam University of Applied Sciences enter into research cooperation to secure skilled municipal workers

The state capital of Potsdam and Potsdam University of Applied Sciences have launched a joint initiative to look ahead and secure skilled labour for municipal professions until 2030.

Programmausschnitt Symposium des Instituts für Bauforschung und Bauerhaltung

Press release

Symposium "Duration and Transience. Reflections on the lifespan of buildings"

From 3 to 5 June 2024, the Potsdam University of Applied Sciences will host the symposium "Duration and Transience. Reflections on the Lifespan of Buildings" will take place. The event, organised by the Institute for Building Research and Conservation (ibb), aims to contribute to placing the…

Archiv der Berlinischen Galerie
Information Sciences
Study & Teaching


The Artists' Archive of the Berlinische Galerie – An Archive as Part of a Museum

"Why stop when it's at its best?" Sharon Hundehege and Paula Weyrauch visit the artists' archive at the Berlinische Galerie.

#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.