European Week 2014

The Hertie School hosted the European Week from 22 - 28 May 2014 to mark its 10th Anniversary with a range of debates and discussions, including the European Elections Night with Javier Solana, an international Symposium on Governance in Europe and the MPP Class of 2014 Graduation with George A. Papandreou as commencement speaker.

If you missed #euweek14 get up to speed on all of the highlights here.

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Take your Career to the Next Level

The Hertie School is accepting applications for the programme start of the Executive Master of Public Administration in September 2015. For both, candidates interested in joining the Executive Master as well as for professionals whose time budget does not allow for a full executive master’s programme, short-term Executive Seminars & Certificates are also open for registration (all credits earned can be recognised for the Executive Master).

Apply for the Master of Public Policy

The Hertie School will be accepting applications for the Master of Public Policy (MPP) from 1 June to 15 August 2014 for DAAD-PPGG applicants and from 1 October 2014 to 1 May 2015 for regular applicants. If you have any questions regarding the application process please contact the MPP team.

Coming Soon | Master of International Affairs


Is Impact Assessment Democratic? Tensions in Public Policymaking in the EU and the US

04.09.2014 | 06:00 pm - 07:30 pm

Opening Lecture | Academic Year 2014/15

Opening Lecture by Susan Rose-Ackerman (Professor of Law and Political Science, Yale University).

Opening of the Academic Year 2014/15 and EMPM Graduation

05.09.2014 | 03:00 pm - 04:30 pm

Award Ceremony for the 2014 Graduates of the Executive Master of Public Management (EMPM), and welcome to this year’s Incoming Students.

With a commencement speech by Achim Steiner, Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme and Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations.

Inventing a Private School of Public Policy. Tradition and Innovation in German Higher Education

08.09.2014 | 05:30 pm - 07:00 pm

Presentation of an essay by Hans N. Weiler, Emeritus Professor of Education and Political Science at Stanford University and former President of Viadrina University Frankfurt/Oder.