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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?

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Happy Easter!

Days are getting longer, and the time is coming when we can sit outside in the sun - the Easter holidays will be here before you know it!


nanou-App: Mini-Videos individuell zusammengestellt

Wir suchen stetig nach neuen Features und Funktionen, die euch beim Lernen unterstützen. Aus diesem Grund möchten wir gerne einen neuen Prototypen zum Thema Micro-Learning testen.


Java Course and some more interesting news

The course "Object-oriented programming with Java" (in German language) has started. We are looking forward to 4 exciting and intense weeks with you.


openHPI gets involved in the BizMOOC project

Recently, openHPI joined the European BizMOOC project.



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