Five young, international students on a meadow next to the Schloss

Living in Mannheim

for international degree-seeking students

Mannheim is characterized by cosmopolitanism and cultural diversity. Approximately 300,000 inhabitants from over 167 nations call the university city their home. The 17 districts of Mannheim and the university are well connected by public transport. On this page, you will find information about the city and your search for a place to stay.

Housing options in Mannheim

As an international degree-seeking student at the University of Mannheim, you have various opportunities to find suitable accommodation in Mannheim. It is best to try to find an apartment or a room early on, so that you can start your studies in Germany in a relaxed way. If you come to Mannheim to look for an apartment or have to bridge a few days before moving in, you can rent a room in the Youth Hostel Mannheim International.

Do you need help in finding a place to live?

We are happy to support you!

Team International Degree-Seeking Students

Team International Degree-Seeking Students

University of Mannheim
Division II – Student Affairs
International Office
L 1, 1 – Room 108/109
68161 Mannheim
Opening hours:
Visit our offices without an appointment on Tuesdays from 9–11 a.m. (open office hours).