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Application for Master’s Programs - Spring Semester 2020

Application period: 1st October to 15th November 2019

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10th Anniversary of the Sports Scholarship at the University of Mannheim

In 2009, the Greinert Family established the Mannheim Sports Scholarship. Today, 60 top-level athletes studying at the University of Mannheim are able to pursue both their sports career and their studies thanks to the scholarship now called “Spitzensport-Stipendium Metropolregion Rhein-Neckar”.

Curt-Sandig-Haus Receives a New Name

The Bumiller Raab Foundation is renaming its student residence hall. From the fall semester on, the student residence hall Curt-Sandig-Haus will be called Bumiller-Raab-Haus. The foundation decided to rename the residence hall upon considering the results of a final thesis on the life of Curt Sandig ...

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Connected and Autonomous Vehicles: Are they Accepted by the Public?

Consumer psychologists of the University of Mannheim are working at “PAsCAL”, a new cooperative EU project EU studying driver behavior and public acceptance of connected and autonomous vehicles. The University of Mannheim is the only German institution among the thirteen partner institutions.

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Three New Distinguished Retired Researchers at the University of Mannheim

Starting this fall, Prof. Dr. Ursula Wolf, Prof. Dr. Rosemarie Tracy and Prof. Dr. Jochen Taupitz will continue their research and teaching activities at the University of Mannheim as distinguished retired researchers.

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Shanghai Ranking Confirms Outstanding Quality of Mannheim's Economic and Social Sciences

The University of Mannheim has been ranked the best German university in Political Sciences and Business Administration and the second best in Finance and Communication.

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AfD Isolated in State Parliaments

A study conducted by Dr. Christian Stecker (University of Mannheim, MZES), Prof. Andreas Blätte (University of Duisburg-Essen), Prof. Dr. Jochen Müller (University of Greifswald) and Marcel Lewandowsky (University of Florida) shows that no other political party is as isolated and provokes as many ...

Events

19

Sep

3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m.

Ehrenhof und Alte Lehr­buchsammlung

Study Abroad Fair - Ihre Messe zum Auslandsstudium

Ein unverzichtbares Event für alle Studierenden, die den Traum eines Auslandsaufenthaltes verwirklichen wollen.

15:00 - 19:00
Ehrenhof und Alte Lehr­buchsammlung

24

Sep

7:30 p.m.
11:00 p.m.

Cafe L3, L3 9, 68161 Mannheim

Startup Lounge #67 - acáo

At the MCEI Startup Lounge, the focus is on exchange and inspiration on the subject of startup development and start-up. This time: acáo!

19:30 - 23:00
Cafe L3, L3 9, 68161 Mannheim

30

Sep

7:00 p.m.
8:30 p.m.

O 148

Introductory session: “Study Abroad”

The session will give you an overview of options for going abroad, the application process and funding programs.

19:00 - 20:30
O 148

19

Oct

Engelhorn-Hörsaal, O 142 (Schloss, Ostflügel, 1. Stock)

Kinder Uni: Freitags für die Zukunft!?

Eine Vorlesung für Schulkinder über die „Fridays for Future“-Bewegung – mit Prof. Dr. Hartmut Wessler, Institut für Medien- und Kommunikationswissenschaft.

Engelhorn-Hörsaal, O 142 (Schloss, Ostflügel, 1. Stock)

06

Nov

5:15 p.m.
7:15 p.m.

EO 150

Abendvortrag über Geburt und Kindheit der Reklamepsychologie

Abendvortrag „Geburt und Kindheit der Reklamepsychologie an der Handelshochschule Mannheim - Spurensuche im Universitätsarchiv“ von Dr. Sandra Eichfelder (Mannheim) und Alfred...

17:15 - 19:15
EO 150

16

Nov

Engelhorn-Hörsaal, O 142 (Schloss, Ostflügel, 1. Stock)

Kinder-Uni: Warum uns unser Gedächtnis manchmal einen Streic...

Eine Vorlesung für Schulkinder über die Funktionen unseres Gedächtnisses – mit Prof. Dr. Arndt Bröder, Lehrstuhl für Allgemeine Psychologie.

Engelhorn-Hörsaal, O 142 (Schloss, Ostflügel, 1. Stock)

19

Nov

6:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m.

Richtig vererben

Vortrag und Diskussion über Vermögenserhalt, Schenkungs- u.a. Steuern und die Einbringung in eine Stiftung mit Prof. Dr. Ralph Landsittel

18:00 - 20:00