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


Conference on 'Law and Development' in Africa: Between Empowerment and Conditionality


In cooperation with the African Law Association, the Brandt School is organizing a conference on ‘Law and Development’ in Africa: Between Empowerment and Conditionality. From 7 - 8...Read more

Professor Grimm appointed as new University Vice-President for International Affairs


Yesterday Professor Heike Grimm, Aletta Haniel Professor for Public Policy and Entrepreneurship and Deputy Director of the Brandt School, was appointed by the Senate of the University as...Read more

Graduation Ceremony and University Awards MPP Student with the Prize for Outstanding International Students


On Saturday 834 graduates of the University of Erfurt received their degree certificates. The Willy Brandt School of Public Policy would like to congratulate all of those who graduated,...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