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Learning and Study Techniques

Acquiring study techniques help you pursue your degree. The University of Mannheim offers a range of courses for students from learning techniques to time and self-management strategies or media skills. In addition to the courses, students can get individual coaching sessions for tailor-made support. 

Course program

PBS Studierendenwerk Mannheim

The Psychological Counseling Services (Psychologische Beratungsstelle) of the Studierendenwerk

University Library

The library provides a comprehensive range of information services and courses all dealing with library use and academic writing.

Studium Generale

Studium Generale runs courses such as writing skills or speech.

University IT

The University IT offers a number of courses on media such as digital image processing.

Coaching sessions

Academic writing consultancy 

The academic writing consultancy run by the university library is open to all students studying at the University of Mannheim – whether you need help writing your term paper, your bachelor or master’s thesis, here you can find support. The consultation takes place in German or English.

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Ways to deal with exam anxiety

Are you anxious before exams? Do you feel that your performance is impaired due to your anxiety? The coaching sessions of the Psychological Counseling Services are open to all students.

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Writer’s coaching

Have you ever experienced a serious writer’s block? The Psychological Counseling Services offer individual coaching sessions for students who find it difficult to complete written academic papers (bachelor’s thesis, master’s thesis, term papers) in time.

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