University of Applied Sciences
Since its foundation in 1991, the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam has established itself as an important player in the scientific community, not only in the region of Brandenburg and Berlin, but also internationally. The type of courses on offer at the university range from (civil) engineering, to social and information sciences, as well as cultural and creative courses of study. Through the medium of its competence networks "New Media and Knowledge Management", "The Building and Cultural Landscape of Brandenburg" "Social and Cultural Construction of Society", the University reflects the atmosphere of the region of Brandenburg itself, one which combines both modernity and tradition.
The University of Applied Sciences offers excellent conditions for both individual and co-operative study, with 100 lecturers and professors responsible for around 2,500 students. The new laboratory and workshop complex at the Campus in Pappelallee is the ideal setting for research and development in co-operation with business and public institutions.