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Welcome to openHPI

Sign up now for openHPI, the educational Internet platform of the German Hasso Plattner Institute, Potsdam. You take part in our worldwide social learning network based on interactive online courses covering different subjects in Information and Communications Technology (ICT). Enter a fascinating world of knowledge with our free open online courses. Meet other participants from around the world and familiarize yourself with fundamental and current topics in ICT, computer science and IT systems engineering.

openHPI. open online education

It is difficult to imagine life without the Internet or our smartphones, which rarely leave our hands. Sometimes we wonder how all this technology actually works. You will find the answers here in our free online courses for everybody.

How does it work?

Watch the video to find out.


openHPI gets involved in the BizMOOC project

Recently, openHPI joined the European BizMOOC project.


openHPI at CeBIT 2017

We are looking forward to welcome you at this year's CeBIT which takes place from March 20 to March 24 in Hannover.


That's what our learners say

We regularly ask our users about their motivation to participate in the openHPI courses.
This time we spoke to Dominik Hausner. He is a computer science teacher, who often uses the openHPI programming courses directly in class: ...

Java - More than a Programming Language

We are happy to invite you to our new 4-week openHPI course "[Object-Oriented Programming in Java][1]" (in German language) which starts on March 27. [Here][2] you find the trailer and the button to enroll to the course.



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