New Professorship for Applied Geometry and Topology

Starting from April 1st Dr. Myfanwy Evans is a new professor for applied geometry and topology at the University of Potsdam.

Information Regarding the Consequences of the Corona Crisis

Ars Legendi Prize for Mathematics Teaching

Prof. Ulrich Kortenkamp has recieved the Ars Legendi Prize for excellence in mathematics teaching. Learn more

The University Open House 2020

The 2020 open house of the University of Potsdam will take place online on the 5th of June. Prospective students will gain insight into studying at Potsdam University and learn about the programs on offer. Learn more


The Institute of Mathematics. Learn about us

Welcome to the home page of the Institute of Mathematics at the University of Potsdam. We are one of eight institutes in the Faculty of Science. The Faculty is the largest of the six faculties at the University of Potsdam. We thank you for your interest in our institute, our research projects and collaborations. Learn more


Study Mathematics in Potsdam for a Bachelor or Master in Science or Education


Information on Programs, Organization and Advising Offers

The study of Mathematics opens a variety of doors for a career in business, industry, education or science. The University of Potsdam offers students interested in Mathematics a diverse, research-oriented course of study with numerous links to research centers outside the university. Learn more


Research and Contact Information

There are currently 14 professors at the Institute of Mathematics in Potsdam. Their research groups represent a broad spectrum of current research directions in Mathematics. Members of the institute coordinate a Collaborative Research Center and are part of the steering committee of a Priority Program both financed by the German Research Foundation DFG. Learn more