Hasso-Plattner-Institut25 Jahre HPI
Hasso-Plattner-Institut25 Jahre HPI


Former students, researchers and lecturers are all part of the HPI family. Therefore, maintaining a lasting connection to our alumni is a top priority at the Hasso Plattner Institute.

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Regular alumni events and exclusive alumni mailings keep HPI graduates up to date on developments at the Hasso Plattner Institute and provide the opportunity to exchange experiences and to network. By attending conferences and colloquia at HPI or exclusive online talks, alumni can profit from research and events even after graduation. In our alumni video portraits, graduates of the institute introduce themselves and their careers.


HPI Connect

HPI Connect is the career platform of the Hasso Plattner Institute for students and graduates of the institute. It provides information on career opportunities, career events and alumni events and includes the HPI Connect Job Portal.


HPI Connect Job Portal

The HPI Connect Job Portal is a job platform and interface between companies, students and graduates. On the platform, HPI students and alumni can meet potential employers. Companies on the other side can publish job vacancies and contact registered HPI students and alumni directly. A central event on campus for students and alumni looking for new career opportunities is the HPI Connect Fair.



The first-class education at HPI opensdoors to high-ranking positions in the IT economy and can build thefoundation for taking the leap into self-employment. Many sucessful HPI Alumni Startups demonstrate this.

With its Bachelor and Masters degree programs, the Hasso Plattner Institute not only trains its students for a career as a software engineer or as executives in business and science, it also equips them with the necessary tools to turn their own business idea into reality. Besides study courses and research in the field of entrepreneurship, HPI offers special services for prospective entrepreneurs in the HPI network.  Furthermore, events with talks by HPI alumni and events such as the Startup Talks@HPI, give students the opportunity to exchange ideas with successful HPI graduates and startup founders..