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Student Elections in May
All students are invited to vote from 14 to 16 May. Voting will take place exclusively electronically.
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International QS Ranking: The University of Mannheim Is Germany’s Best University in Economics and Business Administration Again
In the worldwide comparison of the “QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024”, the University of Mannheim ranked number 136 in the Social Sciences and Management category. In the area Accounting & Finance, it ranks first in Germany once again, in the areas of Business & Management Studies and ...
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University of Mannheim Receives DAAD Funding to Support International Students
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) will fund the project titled “Made in Mannheim – FIT for Studies and Career“ of the University of Mannheim’s International Office with approximately 800,000 euros during the next four years. The University of Mannheim will use the funds to extend its ...
ENGAGE.EU Online Speed Chess Tournament 2024
The tournament will take place on May 17. Teams can register until May 10.
Messezelt auf dem Ehrenhof. Fahnen neben dem Eingang mit der Aufschrift Career Fair.
Career Fair 2024
The university’s Career Fair will take place from 16 to 18 April in the Ehrenhof. Every year the Universität Mannheim Service und Marketing GmbH is organizing an event, where students and alums can get to know potential employers.
In einem Geldbeutel liegen viele Münzen verschiedenen Wertes.
bwUni.digital: E-Payment As a Digital Payment Platform for Universities
On 29 February 2024, Think Tank 10 on the topic of e-payment began its work. The aim of the think tank is to develop an implementation guide to support universities with the introduction of e-payment.
Dorothee Dickenberger steht vor einer Wand und hält einen Strauß Blumen in der Hand.
Mourning the Loss of Dr. Dorothee Dickenberger
The University of Mannheim and the School of Social Sciences mourn the loss of Dr. Dorothee Dickenberger, a sociologist and equal opportunity expert. She died on 3 March 2024, a few weeks after her 78th birthday.
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Childcare for Saturday Exams
To make it easier for students and examination supervisors to take part in Saturday exams, the Department of Equal Opportunity and Social Diversity and kinderlandnet gGmbH have launched a new childcare service. On the four Saturdays, on which examinations will take place, (8 June, 15 June, 24 August ...
University of Mannheim Has Successfully Completed the Diversity Audit of the Stifterverband
The two-year audit was recently completed, and the university has received the Stifterverband certificate. The completion of the audit marks an important milestone in the university’s endeavors to promote diversity.
Open Science Office at the University of Mannheim Made Permanent
The Open Science Office at the University of Mannheim, founded in 2021, will be made permanent after three years of start-up funding. This decision underlines the University's clear commitment to transparent and reproducible research and its active role in promoting Open Science.