Facts and Figures

Date of foundation: 1st of January 1992 
 
Employees (as of 30.09.2016)
1282, 505 scientists (incl. 148 guest scientists) and 229 Ph.D. students (incl. 119 guest Ph.D students), 39 apprentices

Annual Budget 2017 (as of 04.11.2016)
€ 73 million from programme funding (90% BMBF, 10% MWFK Brandenburg)
€ 37 million from third-party funding
________
€ 110 million overall

Joint professorships advance networking with universities (as of May 2017).

34 Joint appointments

  • 17 University of Potsdam
  • 8 Freie Universität Berlin
  • 1 Humboldt University of Berlin
  • 4 Technical University of Berlin
  • 1 Brandenburg University of Technology (Cottbus - Senftenberg)
  • 1 RTWH Aachen University
  • 1 Technische Universität Braunschweig
  • 1 Leibniz University of Hanover

1 Visiting Professor

  • 1 University of Johannesburg, South Africa

2 Other appointments

  • 1 TU Delft
  • 1 University of Teheran

10 apl.-Professors

  • 4 University of Potsdam
  • 4 Technical University of Berlin
  • 1 Freie Universität Berlin
  • 1 Ruhr University of Bochum