Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät at the Uni Potsdam
Institut für Mathematik
- Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25
- 14476 Potsdam
- Phone: +49 331 977-1028
Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses
Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses
Further information provided by the department
Special features regarding teachingExcellent tutor-student ratio, small exercise groups.
Special features regarding the international orientation(i) ICIMAF (Institute for Cybernetics, Mathematics and Physics) in La Havana, Cuba. Topic: Mathematical Statistics, Probability Theory and all other areas of Mathematics (ii) Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics of the University of Taras Shevchenko in Kiev, Ukraine. Topic: All areas of mathematics (iii) Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, Silpakorn University in Nakorn Pathom, Thailand or Topic: All areas of mathematics
Special features regarding the equipmentLatest software and hardware in 2 air-conditioned pool areas with LAN and WiFi. Software includes Mathematica, Matlab, Maple, Geonext, Geogebra, Latex, Maxima, Octave, Animato, Cinderella, R, scilab. Computer cluster. video conference room.
Support for foundersSupport for business start-ups is provided at university level through Potsdam-Transfer: https://www.uni-potsdam.de/wirtschaft-transfer-gesellschaft/gruendung-und-transfer/gruendungs-und-transferzentrum/gruendungsservice.html
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsSpecial curricula and hardship exemptions for students with health problems are drawn up and implemented without any bureaucracy as part of the applicable study regulations in close collaboration with the university's central representative for the severely disabled.
Characteristics of diversity advancementdiversity management is institutionalised at university level through the Equal Opportunity Coordination Office; at faculty level, decentralised equal opportunities representatives are available as advisers; concrete measures to promote diversity at faculty level for students: link programmes and open MINT room to eliminate subject-related and methodological deficits; concrete measures to promote junior academics: fund to support parents during their qualification phase; concrete measures to support staff members: Many options for continuing education.
Other special featuresThe Department of Mathematics is very active in promoting women in mathematics. A thematically related exhibition ‘Women of mathematics throughout Europe. A gallery of portraits.’ (womeninmath.net/) has already been shown in more than 50 locations.
Further information on research activitieswww.math.uni-potsdam.de/professuren/
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Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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