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A heart for helpers: ”Retterherz“ wins Social Project Contest

“Retterherz” is the winner of the Social Project Contest 2018. The Business School had called upon student initiatives of the University of Mannheim to apply with their social projects for a start-up financing. “Retterherz” tries to gain a greater acceptance for helping professions and volunteer activities and to attract young professionals through public relations work in social networks.

Hats off, Graduates!

Graduates of the Business School celebrate the successful completion of their academic career.

Corporate Partner Unibail-Rodamco has acquired Westfield

Unibail-Rodamco, since 2015 corporate partner of the University of Mannheim, Business School, has recently announced that it has completed the acquisition of Westfield, to create Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield, the premier global developer and operator of flagship shopping destinations.

Junior Researchers from Mannheim win Best Paper Award of European Academy of Management

Turnaround research on CEO over-confidence awarded at the EURAM 2018 conference

New holder of the Chair of Economic and Business Education

Prof. Dr. Carmela Aprea is the new holder of the Chair of Economic and Business Education.

Stanford Economist Joins University of Mannheim

With effect from July 1, Prof. Stefan Reichelstein has joined the University of Mannheim as a chaired Professor of Business Administration.


DFG Ranking: University of Mannheim #1 in Economics and Social Sciences

The Funding Atlas 2018 published by the German Research Foundation (DFG) shows: In the funding period 2014-2016, no other German university has received more funding from the DFG in the fields of Business, Economics and Social Sciences than the University of Mannheim.

Dean Truxius gives word of welcome at festive event of ASCG

The Accounting Standards Committee of Germany celebrates its 20th anniversary. Prof. Dr. Dieter Truxius, as Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors, gives a word of welcome in Berlin.

Roman Herzog Institute honours Prof. Laura Marie Edinger-Schons with research prize

The scientist from Mannheim is awarded third prize for her habilitation thesis on questions of corporate responsibility.

Changed Opening Hours

During the semester break, the reception desk of the Dean's Office of the Business School has changed opening hours.