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

Online Application for the MPP is open now

The Online Application for the MPP program 2019-21 is open now!

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Partners and Memberships

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



The Willy Brandt School of Public Policy at the University of Erfurt, in cooperation with the Engagementpreis Foundation, will award the 2019 Commitment Award on July 11, 2019. The goal of...

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The European Journal of International Security (Cambridge University Press) has published Dr. Mello’s article “Paths towards Coalition Defection: Democracies and Withdrawal from the Iraq...

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In 2020, the famous Brandt Report – a document written by the Independent Commission (then chaired by Willy Brandt himself) to review and discuss international development issues – completes...

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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