Watch a recording of the Graduation Ceremony

Let's celebrate our 2022 cohort!

We are looking forward to celebrating the tremendous accomplishments of the Class of 2022 at our upcoming graduation ceremony on Monday, 20 June.

We hope that you, along with your family and friends, will get the chance to join us in Berlin or online to celebrate your accomplishments.

Monday, 20 June 2022 | 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm CEST | Komische Oper in Berlin, Behrenstraße 55-57

The ceremony will be hosted at the Komische Oper, Behrenstraße 55-57 in Berlin. If for any reason you are unable to attend the ceremony on 20 June, a livestream of the ceremony will remain available for several weeks on the Hertie School’s YouTube channel.

Requirements to attend may vary according to COVID-19 restrictions in Berlin at the time of the event.


1:00 pm - 3:30 pm 3:30 pm -5:00 pm
Welcome remarks Commencement speech Conferment of degrees: PhD programmes Speech of student speaker Conferment of degrees: Master of International Affairs Conferment of degrees: Master of Public Policy Closing remarks Reception
Cornelia Woll President Dr. Katrin Suder Senior Advisor, former Deputy Minister of Defence Mark Hallerberg Dean of Faculty and Research Eduardo Campbell Bethancourt Master of Public Policy Class of 2022 Mark Hallerberg Dean of Faculty and Research Andrea Römmele Dean of Executive Education Cornelia Woll President Komische Oper
A sneak peek of the Komische Oper Berlin, where the MPP, MIA and PhD Class of 2022 graduation ceremony will take place – just a stone's throw away from the Hertie School!

Master’s Thesis Poster Exhibition

This year's Opening of the 2022 MIA and MPP Master's Thesis Poster Exhibition will take place on Tuesday, 28 June 2022 at 12:00 pm in the Henrik Enderlein Forum. President Cornelia Woll will offer welcome remarks and open the exhibition. Dean of Research and Faculty Mark Hallerberg will award prices for the three best posters selected by Faculty members and PhD researchers. Food and drinks will be served from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. Graduates are encouraged to invite their family and friends to the exhibition.

20 shortlisted posters will be exhibited in print in the Forum from 28 to 29 June. The rest of the posters will be exhibited online. The online exhibition will end on 31 July.

Register here to attend the event. Please bear in mind that current COVID rules apply to this event. Please reach out to Curricular Affairs for further information.