The Institute of Mathematics offers a broad scientific diversity with the possibility for dissertations in current research areas of pure and applied mathematics. You can find out about the current research interests on the websites of the individual research groups.
If you have just arrived at Potsam and need any further assistance, do not hesitate to contact the welcome center of Potsdam University.
For help and information as well as workshops and events tailored to doctoral students go to the web page of the Potsdam Graduate School.
Extensive information on doctoral studies in general as well as the current doctoral regulations (note that only the German version is legally binding) can be found on the website of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at the University of Potsdam.
If you recently started your Ph.D. at our Institute, please do the following:
The Good Scientific Practice Panel of the Faculty of Sciences provides support in conflict situations that may arise in doctoral studies. The panel representatives can be contacted when conflicts with supervisors and mentors do not come to an agreement and further assistance is required.
If you require mental health counseling, please contact the mental health counseling service. Services are available in german and english.
The University of Potsdam also provides advisory services for students with disabilities, children, international students and more. You can find a list here. Diversity and anti-discrimination services can be found here.
We are proud to have a SIAM Student Chapter in Potsdam!
Have a look at our website to learn what the benefits of the chapter are and how to become a member!
Please register also for our SIAM Student Chapter mailing list!
If you have any questions feel free to ask the PhD representatives Franziska and Florian.
SIAM chapter seminar: Get to know what your fellow Ph.D students are working on!
Time : last Wednesday of each month at 16:00.
The current doctoral regulations of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences and further information on doctoral studies can be found here.
What do we do?
If you are interested in our events, or if you want to organize one yourself, get on our mailing list "mathe-phd mailing list"and/or contact us.