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Information for Prospective Students

The following sections give prospective students an overview of various topics related to the CDSS PhD program. More information for doctoral students already enrolled in the program can be found here.

Additional information is available in the CDSS Info Booklet, which elaborates extensively on the GESS in general, the CDSS 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 CDSS Center Manager via email.

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CDSS Awards