The IBZ Potsdam is being renovated since autumn 2018. Therefore, the apartments can currently not be booked for an indefinite period.

About the IBZ Potsdam

The IBZ Potsdam is located in the center of Potsdam, on the Fachhochschule Potsdam campus. It is well connected via public transport to the three university campuses and other research institutions. Shops are within walking distance. The IBZ Potsdam was opened in 1999, and offers apartments for international visiting scholars and their families from six months to two years. There are 16 fully equipped 1-4 bedroom apartments available.

The IBZ guest house also has a communal seminar room, reading room, kitchen, as well as a garden with a large playground.  These rooms were created so that guests can have opportunities for pleasant neighbourly get togethers. The IBZ enjoys a close relationship with the Welcome Center of the University of Potsdam and offers a wide range of diverse cultural programs for guests. The IBZ also has an administrative support person to help with German bureaucratic requirements.


16 apartments
Apartment sizes: 1-4 rooms,   28 – 97m²
Fully furnished apartments
Kitchen equipment
Bed linen and towels
Laundrette with dryers (fee-based service)
Special features: One accessible apartment, garden with big playground, cultural program for guests
Internet in apartments and partly available common rooms
3 IBZ parking lots, free public parking

Reading room, seminar room, kitchen

No phone with direct dialing
No pets allowed
Payment methods: Cash, bank transfer (preferred)


Contact person
Ms Claudia Rößling

IBZ Potsdam e.V.
Jakob-von-Gundling-Str. 6
14469 Potsdam

Phone: +49 (0)331 580 27 50
Phone: +49 (0) 331 9771382
Fax: +49 (0)331 977 16 88

Website: www.uni-potsdam.de/ibz