Getting Involved

The University of Mannheim is supported by the commitment of many people. Become part of a worldwide community of friends and sponsors, alumni and students and support the University of Mannheim with ideas, financially or with your expert knowledge. 

Strong university, strong partners

For generations, the University of Mannheim has been preparing students to take on responsible leadership roles in business, research, and society. It has held a top position in Germany for more than 20 years, especially in its focus areas, economics and social sciences. This success is only possible thanks to the support of committed sponsors such as companies, foundations and private persons.

Stiftung Universität Mannheim (University of Mannheim Foundation)

Donations, capital contributions, the promotion of future projects or the establishment of your own endowment fund – the Stiftung Universität Mannheim will be happy to advise you on funding opportunities.

Rektor Prof. Dr. Thomas Puhl und Dr. Josef Zimmermann von den Freunden der Uni Mannheim geben sich die Hand
Freunde der Universität Mannheim

The Freunde der Universität Mannheim support the university in strategic planning and the financing of special research, cultural or teaching projects.

Studierende unterhalten sich lachend auf dem Ehrenhof
Absolventum Mannheim

Stay in touch with the University of Mannheim and take advantage of the wide range of benefits offered by Germany’s largest and oldest alumni organization of more than 7,500 members.

Das Barock-Schloss und der Ehrenhof der Universität Mannheim unter strahlend blauem Himmel. Das Schloss ist von unzähligen Fenstern, rotem Sandstein und einer gelben Fassade geprägt.
Other Foundations and Funding at the University

This page provides an overview of other foundations and funding at the University of Mannheim.

Did you know...

... that no other university in Europe offers more possibilities for social commitment than the University of Mannheim? This is confirmed by the Europe Teaching Ranking 2019: In the ranking, Mannheim receives 9.2 out of 10 points in the category “Social Interaction” based on Europe-wide student surveys. The Europe Teaching Ranking is part of the Times Higher Education series, one of the most renowned ranking overviews for universities and higher education institutions.