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The departmental library located on the campus Golm
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The University Magazines report on current events, extraordinary research projects, university policies and interesting news about studying at the UP.

Embedded in Potsdam’s unique cultural landscape, in close proximity to the Prussian palaces and gardens, the still relatively young University of Potsdam has established itself at three locations.

Cultural offerings for students of the UP as well as information on cultural highlights of the city of Potsdam and its surroundings.

What's UP

An Open Letter from the Directors of Research Institutes in Potsdam

Potsdam's scientific institutions published an open letter for a tolerant society, rejecting all expressions of hatred, violence or other grounds.


People in Motion

Saskia Oidtmann researches dance as improvisation and choreography


Believing in the Law or Following Your Faith?

Lawyer Prof. Götz Schulze discusses the relationship between law and religion


Technical Development

Prof. Key Pousttchi on German Engineering in the Era of Digitalization