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



We are proud to announce that the journal "Socio-Economic Review" has awarded Professor Achim Kemmerling's article "Left without choice? Economic ideas, frames and the party politics of...

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“What is truth?” asked Heribert Prantl, one of the editors in chief and head of the opinion department at the Süddeutsche Zeitung, during his lecture at the Thüringer Landtag on May 31. The...

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From 3-4 May 2018, Solveig Richter, Juniorprofessor for International Conflict Management, and her team organized an international conference on “Peace and Conflict Studies: Perspectives...

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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