Before Your Studies

Your path to Economic and Business Education

If you study Economic and Business Education at the University of Mannheim, you can either become a teacher or work at a company. The program provides a large collection of courses. You will acquire comprehensive knowledge, particularly in Economics and Business Administration and in an elective subject that you are free to choose from a wide range of subjects. For more information, please go to the website of the Area Economic and Business Education.


You combine your studies in Economic and Business Education with an elective subject, such as English, History or Biology. All elective subjects can be found here as a PDF.


The five professors in the field of Economics and Business Education and their teams have great subject-specific expertise, while offering students individual, personal support.

Program structure

During the bachelor's program and the master's program in Economic and Business Education, you will acquire extensive subject-specific knowledge and receive sound educational training.


OStR Dr. Georg Matthias Schneider

OStR Dr. Georg Matthias Schneider

Managing Director and Head of Teacher Education
University of Mannheim
Zentrum für Lehrerbildung und Bildungsinnovation (ZLBI)
Schloss, Ehrenhof Ost, EO 085
Ehrenhof Ost – Room EO 085
68161 Mannheim
Consultation hour(s):
Appointments for virtual consultations are possible. Please send an email to schneider(at)