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International Office

 

The International Office is a department of Division II - Student Affairs belonging to the administrative unit of the University of Mannheim.

On the following pages, you will find an overview of our advice and support services and the responsible staff members.

 

The team of the International Office

  • Directors and Secretary

    Birgit Heilig

    Birgit Heilig

    Director of the International Office
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 161
    68161 Mannheim
    Claudius Werry

    Claudius Werry

    Co-Director of the International Office
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 106
    68161 Mannheim
    Stephanie Illbruck

    Stephanie Illbruck

    Executive Secretary
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 104
    68161 Mannheim
  • Team Study Abroad

    Kathrin Blitzke

    Kathrin Blitzke

    Team Coordinator / Study Abroad and Bilateral Agreements European Exchange Programs I (UK, Ireland, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxemburg)
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 105
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    and by appointment
    Kerstin Bach

    Kerstin Bach

    Erasmus Institutional Coordinator / Erasmus Staff Exchange / Study Abroad and Bilateral Agreements European Exchange Programs II (France, Spain, Italy, Portugal)
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 160
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    and by appointment
    Carita Emmerich-Wessels

    Carita Emmerich-Wessels

    Study Abroad and Bilateral Agreements Overseas Exchange Programs I (North America, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand)
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 105
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    and by appointment
    Lukas Dausend

    Lukas Dausend

    Study Abroad and Bilateral Agreements Overseas Exchange Programs II (South America, Asia, Africa, Israel) – European Exchange Programs III (Northern and Eastern Europe, Switzerland)
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 160
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    and by appointment
    Vania Fundinger-Sawant

    Vania Fundinger-Sawant

    Nomination and Application Procedures for Overseas Exchange Programs
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    and by appointment
    Janna Ried

    Janna Ried

    Communication Officer / Nomination and Application Procedures for European Exchange Programs
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 102
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    and by appointment
    Gela Wittenberg

    Gela Wittenberg

    Scholarship Administration (ERASMUS, Baden-Württemberg scholarship, PROMOS)
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 103
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    and by appointment
  • Team International Exchange Students

    Nadja Kindinger

    Nadja Kindinger

    Team Coordinator, Advisor for International Exchange Students
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 107
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    Gabriele Vath

    Gabriele Vath

    Admissions Officer for International Exchange Students
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 109
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    Katharina Dröghoff, Dipl.-Btrw.

    Katharina Dröghoff, Dipl.-Btrw.

    Coordinator Short-term Programs, Double and Joint Degrees
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 107
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    Julia Schätz

    Julia Schätz

    German Language Courses Coordinator and Accommodation Officer for International Exchange Students
    University of Mannheim
    Division II – Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 110
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    Tanya Dreikluft

    Tanya Dreikluft

    German Language Courses Coordinator for International Exchange Students / Mannheim Summer School Program
    on parental leave
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 110
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    Isabelle Giraud-Bellm

    Isabelle Giraud-Bellm

    Accommodation Officer for International Exchange Students
    on parental leave
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 110
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
  • Team International Degree-Seeking Students

    Angela Dörflinger

    Angela Dörflinger

    Team Coordinator; Advisor for International Degree-Seeking Students
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 108
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    Miriam Kucher

    Miriam Kucher

    Advisor for International Degree-Seeking Students; Advisor for Refugees Interested in Studying
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 108
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon, Wed 2–5 p.m.
    Dr. Isabel Eisenmann

    Dr. Isabel Eisenmann

    Project Coordinator 'Step by Step - Integration to the German Job Market' / Coordination Office for Refugees' Inquiries
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 109
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon and Wed 2–5 p.m.
    Solrun Graham-Parker

    Solrun Graham-Parker

    Advisor for International Degree-Seeking Students
    on parental leave
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 108
    68161 Mannheim
    Consultation hour(s):
    Mon 9 a.m.–noon, Wed 2–5 p.m.
  • Team Welcome Center

    Claudius Werry

    Claudius Werry

    Team Coordinator Welcome Center and Advisor for International Academics
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office / Welcome Center
    L 2, 2-4 – Room 117
    68161 Mannheim
    Phone: +49 621 181-2395
    Fax: +49 621 181-3226
    E-mail: werry(at)verwaltung.uni-mannheim.de
    Julia Potapov

    Julia Potapov

    Advisor for International Academics
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office / Welcome Center
    L 2, 2-4 – Room 117
    68161 Mannheim
    Birgit Piesch

    Birgit Piesch

    Guesthouse Administrator
    University of Mannheim
    Division II – Student Affairs
    International Office / Welcome Center
    L 2, 2-4 – Room 001
    68161 Mannheim
    Phone: +49 621 181-3222
    Fax: +49 621 181-3226
    E-mail: piesch(at)verwaltung.uni-mannheim.de
  • Team Translation Services

    Teresa Schoenkaes

    Teresa Schoenkaes

    Team Coordinator Translation Services
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office / Translation Services
    Dezernat II - Studienangelegenheiten Akademisches Auslandsamt / Servicestelle für Übersetzung L 2, 2-4 – Room 118
    68161 Mannheim
    Luzie Schmitt

    Luzie Schmitt

    Program Coordinator for Translations Relating to Higher Education in Baden-Württemberg
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office / Translation Services
    Dezernat II - Studienangelegenheiten Akademisches Auslandsamt / Servicestelle für Übersetzung L 2, 2-4 – Room 118
    68161 Mannheim
    Dr. Wencke Orbán

    Dr. Wencke Orbán

    Translator
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office / Translation Services
    L 2, 2-4 – Room 101
    68161 Mannheim
  • IT Support

    Eckhard Kuettel

    Eckhard Kuettel

    IT-Administrator
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 117
    68161 Mannheim
    Andy Mey

    Andy Mey

    Project Coordinator Software Implementation
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    International Office
    L 1, 1 – Room 117
    68161 Mannheim
  • Point of contact in the event of complaints and for any type of feedback

    In the event of any complaints or suggestions that you cannot or do not want to discuss with the respective competent contact person of the International Office, please contact Dr. Christian Queva, Head of Division II - Student Affairs.

    Dr. Christian Queva

    Dr. Christian Queva

    Head of Division II - Student Affairs
    University of Mannheim
    Division II - Student Affairs
    L 1, 1 – Room 118
    68161 Mannheim

The International Office is your point of contact if you are:

In addition, the in-house Translation Services of the University of Mannheim, the Program Coordinator for Translations Relating to Higher Education in Baden-Württemberg , and the Coordinator for Refugees' Inquiries all belong to the International Office.

International Coordinators at the Schools of the University of Mannheim

Here you can find a list of the International Coordinators at the Schools of the University of Mannheim. They give advice on study-related aspects of any study exchange program.

For directions please see Map and Directions.