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Postgraduate ConferenceThe Department of North American Studies of the University of Mannheim and the research project “Probing the Limits of the Quantified Self” are hosting the postgraduate conference Life Writing in the Digital Age: Quantification, Optimization and the Self. The event will take place on the 29-30 September 2017. Read more
Discrimination in Grading?
After transferring to a Gymnasium, migrant children attain lower grades in math assignments - even if they achieve the same results as their classmates in standardized tests. These are the results of a new study conducted by Meike Bonefeld, a doctoral candidate at the Chair of Educational Psychology. Read more
White Paper on Digital Platforms
Prof. Dr. Thomas Fetzer and Prof. Dr. Martin Peitz of the University of Mannheim have played a major role in the "White Paper on Digital Platforms" of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. White Paper
QS World University Ranking
In the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017, the University of Mannheim has reached the 65th place worldwide in Social Sciences and Management. Press Release (PDF)