The president's office is responsible for managing the university. The President Prof. Dr Harmut Ihne  is responsible for managing the president's office and representing the University of Applied Sciences to the public. The president's term of office is six years.
The Chancellor Angela Fischer  is the head of administration. She is contact for all matters pertaining to legal matters.
The vice presidents assume university-wide co-ordination and development duties in the following areas:
- Regional Development and Innovation (Dr Udo Scheuer ). At the same time contact for all matters pertaining to fund-raising.
- International Affairs and Diversity (Prof. Dr Jürgen Bode )
- Teaching, Learning and Further Education (Prof. Dr Marco Winzker ). At the same time she is the person to contact for all matters pertaining to library management.
- Research and Young Academics (Prof. Dr Margit Geißler ). At the same time she is the person to contact for all matters pertaining to the management of science and technology transfer and university research focuses.
The President's Office
Prof. Dr Jürgen Bode 
Commissioners in the President's Office
Regina C. Brautlacht
Presidential Commissioner for Global Digital Teaching 
Prof. Dr Ingo Groß
School Liaison Commissioner 
Prof. Dr Jürgen Bode, Prof. Dr Iris Groß
Alumni Commissioner 
Presidential Commissioner for Didactics 
Prof. Dr Stefan Böhmer
Commissioner for the Digital University 
Prof. Dr Dirk Reith
Presidential Commissioner for Cooperation with Non-University Research Institutions 
Prof. Dr Annette Menke
Commissioner for Diversity 
Prof. Dr Jürgen Pomp
Confidality Commissioner 
Office of the president
Office of the President
Sabine Ellermann 
Angelika Stabenow