Application Deadlines

Bachelor's and Bachelor of Education Programs

All bachelor’s programs begin in the fall semester.

  • The application deadline for our bachelor's programs for the fall semester 2021/2022 ended on 31 July 2021.
  • The application deadline for our bachelor's programs for the fall semester 2022/2023 will be announced shortly on this website.


Further information is available here.

Master's Programs

The application deadlines for our master's programs can be found in the table below. Due to the current situation in light of the coronavirus pandemic, we have modified our application deadlines.

  • The application deadline for the fall semester 2021/2022 ended on 31 May 2021.
    Soon we will announce the application deadline for the fall semester 2022/2023.
  • Some of our master's programs also begin in the spring semester.
    The application deadline for the spring semester 2022 will start on 15 October and will end on 15 November 2021.
Master's Program Application Deadline for the Fall Semester 2021 Application Deadline for the Spring Semester 2022
Business Informatics (taught in English) 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Competition Law and Regulation 20 April – 31 May
Culture and Economy: English and American Studies 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Culture and Economy: French Studies 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Culture and Economy: German Studies 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Culture and Economy: History 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Culture and Economy: Italian Studies 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Culture and Economy: Media and Communication Studies 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Culture and Economy: Philosophy 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Culture and Economy: Spanish Studies 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Economic and Business Education 20 April – 31 May
Economics (taught in English) 20 April – 31 May
History 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Intercultural German Studies 20 April – 31 May
Language and Communication 20 April – 31 May
Literature, Media and Culture in the Modern Era 20 April – 31 May
Mannheim Master in Management (taught in English) 20 April – 31 May
Mannheim Master in Data Science (taught in English) 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Master of Comparative Business Law (taught in English) 20 April – 31 May
Master of Education 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Master of Education Extension Subject 20 April – 31 May
Master of Laws 20 April – 31 May
Mathematics 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Mathematics in Business and Economics 20 April – 31 May 15 October – 15 November
Media and Communication Studies: Digital Communication 20 April – 31 May
Political Science (taught in English) 20 April – 31 May
Psychology – Cognitive and Clinical Psychology 20 April – 31 May
Psychology – Work, Economy and Society 20 April – 31 May
Sociology (taught in English) 20 April – 31 May

Applying – here's how it works!
We provide you with step-by-step instructions on what to consider when applying for admission to a program at the University of Mannheim. 

Information on applying for admission to a bachelor's program
Information on applying for admission to a master's program

International academic year
The University of Mannheim has aligned its academic calendar with the international academic year:
Spring semester: 1 February to 31 July
Fall semester: 1 August to 31 January

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