Brandt School Universität Erfurt

Partnerships with practitioners, public sector organizations, business, and academic institutions are central to the Brandt School's educational mission. Read more

  • Haniel Stiftung
  • DAAD


New Head of the Brandt School’s Advisory Council


The Advisory Council of the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy elected a new head on December 16, 2014. Siegfried Englert took over the chairmanship from Dietmar Herz. Currently a...Read more

MPP students presented the results of their Project Group in Innsbruck


A group of Brandt School students participated the European Consortium for Political Research Graduate (ECPR) Student Conference (July 3-5, 2014). Two of the students presented the findings...Read more

Welcome Reception 2014


On Tuesday, November 18th the Brandt School’s staff, students, friends and guests officially welcomed the MPP Class of 2014-16 to the Brandt School and to Erfurt. The foyer of the...Read more

Master of Public Policy

Study an innovative Public Policy Program among an inspiring group of students from all over the world.

Our Master of Public Policy is a two-year graduate program which combines elements of various social sciences and applies them to the practices of governments, administrations and nonprofit organizations. Bringing together theoretical and practical skills, the MPP trains future political leaders to make sound decisions. The program is fully accredited through ACQUIN. Read more

Why Brandt School?

Established in 2002 as Germany´s first professional school of public policy, the Brandt School incorporates the vision of its name patron that the world is fundamentally interconnected and interdependent, that local solutions require global understanding, and that responsible policy-making means to boldly think outside of the box.

In this spirit, the Brandt School offers students, researchers and the broader policy community a highly international atmosphere, a uniquely trans-disciplinary approach, and a practice-oriented outlook. Read more