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



On Monday, June 19th, 9 students from Dr. Aragon’s course “Building Competitiveness at the Regional and National Level” had the opportunity to visit the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied...

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Is democracy under fire nowadays? Can we talk objectively about democracy as a political system?

In times of increasing populism, this panel discussion evolved as a response to the observed...

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On Saturday, May 20th, the Brandt School Staff, alumni and students welcomed future applicants and new students to Open Day, for the 6th consecutive year. On this sunny Saturday morning, not...

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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