The University of Mannheim provides numerous services supporting teachers in designing their lessons. The Teaching and Learning Center offers an extensive range of continuing training sessions, services and consultations. Beside educational development and e-learning, the scope of the Teaching and Learning Center also includes academic continuing education.

Those who would like to gain teaching experience abroad can find information about existing exchange programs through the International Office.

The Center for Teacher Education and Educational Innovation (ZLBI) is a central scientific institution of the University of Mannheim. Aiming at the continuous development of schools and teaching, the ZLBI is concerned with the areas of teacher education and educational innovation, which are essential elements of the University of Mannheim's profile.

Designing Courses

Good teaching in the lecture hall – training in didactics and professional advice.

Services for Teachers

Services for all aspects of teaching – from lecture recordings to ILIAS training.

Teaching Abroad

Different countries, different teaching methods: Take advantage of the ERASMUS+ program and gain experience at a European partner university.

Teaching in the Limelight – Tag der Lehre and Teaching Award

The annual Tag der Lehre at the University of Mannheim focuses on excellent teaching and innovative didactic concepts.


Information on the new fund for innovative digital teaching.