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THE Ranking: University of Mannheim Is Germany’s Best University in Economic and Social Sciences

Worldwide Number 35 in Social Sciences, Number 41 in Business and Economics

In the 2020 Times Higher Education World University Rankings by subject, the University of Mannheim has confirmed its top position in Germany and Europe. Once again, the university has been ranked the best German university in the economic and social sciences. In worldwide comparison, the University of Mannheim ranks 35th in social sciences subjects and 41st in business and economics subjects. At a European level, the university has been ranked number 8 in the field of social sciences and number 11 in business and economics. Globally, the University of Mannheim is competing with institutions such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Oxford and Harvard.

The THE World University Ranking is the only ranking to assess research-intensive universities in their core activities: teaching, research and research influence, knowledge transfer, and internationalization. The latest ranking looked at 1,400 higher education institutions worldwide, including 48 German institutions.

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