Brandt School Universität Erfurt
Our Blog: The Bulletin

Our new Willy Brandt School blog 'the bulletin' offers unique and personal perspectives on relevant matters related to the school, ranging from academic student life over research and policy anaylsis to alumni and career issues. Read more


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



​Oops, they did it again! Brandt School students have won two prices with their start-up project at the Thuringian start-up ideas competition ("Thüringer Gründungsideenwettbewerb").


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It is with great sadness that we bring this news to you. After long illness, Prof. Dr. Dietmar Herz passed away at the age of 59 on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. He has been the founding...

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Second-year students of the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy engaged in an intensive learning experience during their project group. In the role of consultants, they carried out research...

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Master of Public Policy

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