Universität Potsdam

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world rank  642

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University Overview

Established in 1991, Universität Potsdam (University of Potsdam) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Potsdam (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Brandenburg. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kultur, Brandenburg (Ministry of Science, Research and Culture, Brandenburg), Universität Potsdam is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universität Potsdam offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Potsdam
Founded 1991
Motto Klein aber fein
Small but excellent

University Location

Address Am Neuen Palais 10
Potsdam (population range: 50,000-249,999)
14469 Brandenburg
T +49 (331) 9770
F +49 (331) 972163

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
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Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office

+49 (331) 9 77 17 60

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universität Potsdam's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kultur, Brandenburg

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Sunday, 21 April 2019