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Information for Prospective Students

The following sections provide prospective students with an overview of various topics related to the PhD program at the CDSE. More information for active students are here.

Additional information is available in the CDSE Info Booklet, which elaborates extensively on the GESS in general, the CDSE program structure, information for international students, studying and living in Mannheim, and many more topics. For any further questions please feel free to contact the CDSE Center Management via email.

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Job placements
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CDSE Awards