The Hasso Plattner Institute offers degree programs in “IT Systems Engineering” that are unique Germany-wide. It is a practical form of computer science study that places special emphasis on the conception and development of complex software systems. The education at Hasso Plattner Institute is tuition free.
Research in HPI’s topic areas is carried out in Potsdam and internationally at the Hasso Plattner Institute Research School. It is distinguished by its high scientific standard, practical approach and close cooperation with industry. The primary focus of HPI’s research is on highly complex IT systems.
Hasso Plattner Institute holds an unique position on the landscape of German universities. Research and teaching are concentrated in the area of IT systems engineering. The highly ranked Bachelor, Master and PhD degree programs have a high practical and innovation orientation. Design Thinking spans a bridge between Hasso Plattner Institute in Potsdam and Hasso Plattner Institute of Design in Stanford.
The Hasso Plattner Institute has educational programs for both high school students and working professionals. It operates its own IT learning platform - openHPI - which provides free online courses. The Youth Academy organizes computer science camps and events for high school students. Professionals can take advantage of educational opportunities in the field of Design Thinking at the HPI Academy.
The HPI Future SOC Lab provides researchers with free of charge access to a powerful IT infrastructure. Itaims at enabling and promoting exchange between the research community and industry. We invite researchers from all scientific areas and universities worldwide to use the Lab‘s resources to conduct their research activities.
And visit the HPI Future SOC Lab Day on November 14, 2018.
We invite you to work on your research questions using the HPI Future SOC Lab's IT infrastructure. Submit a project proposal for the period Fall 2018 and start working in November.
In the semi-annual Call for Projects the submission of project proposals is possible. If access to resources is still required for an ongoing project, a new project proposal can be submitted.
The HPI Future SOC Lab’s Steering Committee, which comprises representatives of HPI and the industry partners, will decide about the approval of your project proposals. This will be done during the Future SOC Lab Day.