University of Mannheim

The University of Mannheim offers first-rate bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs. Numerous university rankings confirm the high quality of the programs available, with Business Administration, Economics, Psychology, Sociology, Political Science, the Romance Languages, History, English and American Studies, German Studies, and Business Informatics being ranked in top positions on several occasions.

The university not only offers traditional subjects, it is also known for its interdisciplinary and unique programs such as the bachelor's degree program in Culture and Economy, the integrated LL.B. and state examination program in Law, and the Mannheim Master in Data Science. Alternatively, you can pursue an MBA at the Mannheim Business School (MBS) – one of the leading institutions for management education in Germany.

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In Germany and in Europe, the number of confirmed cases is on the rise. On the following website, employees, students and visitors will find helpful information on current recommendations and measures taken by the university.

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Get to Know the University Online

Due to the current coronavirus situation, the information events for prospective students will not take place either. However, you have the possibility of learning more about our programs and life on campus from anywhere in the world via computer, tablet or smartphone. Join us on our Bachelor's Day on May 19.

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Digital Teaching: Services for Teachers

Members of the teaching staff can find information on

  • lecture recordings,
  • digital teaching concepts, 
  • teaching platform ILIAS
  • and more ...


Our profile

For generations, the University of Mannheim has been preparing students to take on leadership roles in business, academia, and society. One of the university’s strengths in this task is its profile, which is characterized by the economic and social sciences. It is in these fields that the University of Mannheim has repeatedly been ranked as one of the top 20 European research universities.

Staff members at six schools and departments teach and carry out research in Business Administration, Economics, the Humanities, Social Sciences, Law, and Business Informatics and Mathematics.

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ERC Grants

Four researchers of the University of Mannheim currently receive the ERC Consolidator Grant from the European Research Council (ERC).

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myUniMA Story

Each month, international students share their personal experiences of studying at the University of Mannheim in their myUniMA story.