University of Potsdam

151–175 th
Arts & humanities 2018
201–250 th
World University Rankings 2018
Am Neuen Palais 10, 14469 Potsdam, Germany

University of Potsdam

About University of Potsdam

The University of Potsdam is a public university in the Berlin-Brandenburg region of Germany and has four campuses across Potsdam and Brandenburg. It is the largest university in Brandenburg.
The institution was formed in 1991 with the merging of Karl Liebknecht College of Education, the Brandenburg State College and several other smaller institutions.
The university provides courses across five faculties: the faculty of human sciences, the law faculty, the faculty of science, the faculty of arts, and the faculty of economics and social sciences.
Some parts of the university are located in historical buildings that have been named as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.

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  • 10%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 59.1
    No. of students per staff
  • 20,066
    Number of Students
  • 58 : 42
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Based on data collected for the 2018 World University Rankings

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