On October 17th 2017 the 18th cohort of the Master of Public Management program graduated from the University of Potsdam and received their diplomas during a festive ceremony on Campus Griebnitzsee. Peter Hassenbach, head of international exchanges in higher education and internationalization at the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, and Prof. Dr. Isabella Proeller, professor of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Potsdam and member of the MPM directorate handed the documents to the 22 graduates from 17 countries. Afterwards, the graduates celebrated their degrees with their friends and families as well as the faculty staff at a reception. We wish all participants of the MPM program 2016/2017 the best of luck for their future endeavors and look forward to stay in touch through the Alumni network and activities.
At the same time, the 19th cohort of the MPM program with 24 students from 18 different countries started their studies in the beginning of October. They were welcomed at the University of Potsdam during an Orientation Week, before the first week of studies and thus the new semester started on 16 October. We wish all participants an exciting, interesting and successful year in Potsdam!