Welcome to the Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science

The Otto Suhr Institute of the Free University Berlin ranks among the leading Political Science departments in Germany. With a multitude of study courses and programs, four broad clusters of work and operations, over 20 research centers, multiple research projects and a variety of lectures and seminars, the OSI provides a vibrant environment for research, studies and teaching.

On the following pages you will find extensive information regarding the Institute and its history, research and work clusters, as well as undergraduate and postgraduate study programs.