We want to support you in planning your career and make sure you feel prepared for entering the (German) job market after your graduation. Each semester, we host various events that are designed to help you start your career as part of our STEP by STEP program – an offer which exclusively addresses our international degree-seeking students.
|What to expect
|21 February 2024, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
|Gain insight into the operations of American Express.
|Information Session with the Federal Employment Agency
|7 March 2024, 3.30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
|Gain insight into the basics of German residence and working regulations for international students and graduates
|14 March 2024, 18 April 2024, 16 May 2024, slots of 45 minutes between 9.15 a.m. and 12.15 p.m.
|We will help you polish your CV for a convincing application according to German formalities
|International Alumni Night
|19 March 2024, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
|Be inspired by international graduates from different fields. Learn from others and network
|22 April, 24 April, 29 April, 5.15 p.m. – 6.45 p.m.
Work on your application documents with our expert from Welcome Center Rhein-Neckar. In three 90 minutes sessions, you will learn about German application formalities and can get useful tipps on your individual CV and/
|16 April to 18 April
|Annual event hosted by the Career Network of Mannheim University.
|Information Session “From Student to Graduate”
|13 March, 3 p.m. – 4.30 p.m. (Online), 22 May (in presence), 3 p.m. – 5.30 p.m.
|Find out what's important for a smooth transition from student to graduate
|Learn about cultural differences and acquire a better understanding of the working culture in Germany
|Learn how to handle taxes in Germany from Dr. Alexander Putz, lawyer and tax advisor
Please note: Photos and videos will be taken during the events. They will be used for documentation purposes and for subsequent publications to report on the event.
At the University:
LinkedIn – International students and graduates of the University of Mannheim
Absolventum - Alumni network of the University of Mannheim
AStA Job Board – Job board of the General Student's Committee (AStA)
MINT-Marktplatz – Career fair of the School of Business Informatics and Mathematics
Mannheim Forum – Multidisciplinary conference organized by students, with company speed datings
Q-Summit – Conference for entrepreneurship and innovation organized by students
Career Network – Career service unit of the University of Mannheim
CareerFair – Career fair of the CareerNetwork
Outside the University:
Agentur für Arbeit – Nationwide job board
Welcome Center Rhein-Neckar – Regional welcome portal for international professionals
Make it in Germany – Welcome portal of the Federal Government for international professionals
Mannheim my Future – Life and work in Mannheim