University, Department and Program Rankings



National 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
CHE Hochschul-Ranking
(Fachbereich BWL)
  4 of 5*     15 of 25**
CHE Master-Ranking   4 of 5*      
Wirtschaftswoche
Rank 1 Rank 1 Rank 3 Rank 1


International
FT Masters in Management Rank 16 Rank 18 Rank 14 Rank 14
FT EMBA Ranking Rank 45 Rank 50 Rank 45 Rank 45
FT Global MBA Ranking Rank 69 Rank 66 Rank 55 Rank 49 Rank 54
FT Global Executive Education Ranking   Rank 12 Rank 5 Rank 11 Rank 18
FT European Business Schools Rank 23 Rank 18 Rank 18 Rank 19
Economist Ranking "Which MBA" - Full Time MBA Rank 41 Rank 38 Rank 38 Rank 41
Economist Executive MBA Ranking Rank 16   Rank 26    
América Economía MBA-Ranking Rank 13 Rank 11 Rank 10 Rank 17
Expansión Ranking - Best Global MBAs for Mexicans Rank 30 Rank 30 Rank 25 Rank 25 Rank 30
Bloomberg Businessweek Full-Time MBA International   Rank 16 Rank 17 Rank 20

* Assignments to top flight (student's judgment)

** Assignments to top flight (in all categories)

Legend

  Ranking did not take place or Mannheim has not participated
  Ranking took place

Detailed Information

CHE University Ranking

The CHE - University Ranking, which has been published for the first time in 1998, represents the most thorough and detailed ranking of German universities and universities of applied sciences. In total, it covers 35 subjects and hence attracts more than three third of all new students. In addition to facts related to teaching, equipment and research, the ranking covers ratings of more than 250,000 students on the study conditions at their university, as well as the reputation of the departments among the professors of the different subjects. The CHE University Ranking does not compile a numeric ranking list of the institutions.

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Press Group Handelsblatt

Reputation of German business schools in the rating of human resources managers of German companies. Since 2002, the survey is carried out annually by the magazine "Wirtschaftswoche" in cooperation with Universum, a world-wide leading service and research provider.  Anually, about 500 human resources manager from various branches are being interviewed. The majority stems from companies with at least 1,000 employees and more. The rating of universities and universities of applied sciences which educate the best graduates in a subject formed the core of the survey. Access and Universum asked the human resource managers to name the best university and university of applied sciences for every subject.

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Financial Times Masters in Management

International ranking of the best business administration programs.

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Financial Times EMBA Ranking

World-wide ranking of the Financial Times (FT) on executive MBA programs (EMBA). Surveyed degree program of the Business School of the University of Mannheim/Mannheim Business School: ESSEC & MANNHEIM EMBA.

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Financial Times European Business Schools

The Financial Times European Business Schools Ranking compiles a ranking list on the basis of all FT-rankings of the year.

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América Economía MBA-Ranking

The ranking list is considered the most renowned ranking of MBA providers in the Spanish-speaking states of South and Central America and Brazil. It also serves as an important guideline for new students and companies. Only 50 institutions are annually included in the world-wide ranking, which is based on the data analysis of the full-time MBA programs.

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Expansión Ranking - Best Global MBAs for Mexicans

The renowned Spanish business magazine compiles annually a ranking list of the 50 world-wide leading providers of MBA programs.

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Research Ranking

Handelsblatt Ranking of academics with strong research activity in the field of Business Administration
(Dec. 2014)
Two Mannheim Professors in the leading positions in Germany
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Christian Homburg (Department of Marketing I):
University professor for business administration with strongest research activity in Germany since the beginning of career

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Martin Weber (Chair of Business Administration and Finance, esp. Banking):
National number two in publication activity since the beginning of career

Handelsblatt Ranking of academics with strong research activity in the field of Business Administration
(Sept. 2012)
Two Mannheim Professors in the leading positions in Germany
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Christian Homburg (Department of Marketing I):
University professor for business administration with strongest research activity in Germany since the beginning of career

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Martin Weber (Chair of Business Administration and Finance, esp. Banking):
National number two in publication activity since the beginning of career

The Business School of the University of Mannheim is Germany's No. 2

Background

The individual ranking identifies the 250 business researchers with the strongest lifetime achievement, the 100 most productive business researchers of the past 5 years and the 100 strongest business researchers under 40. In the university ranking the research achievement of the business economists over the past 10 years is added up and the best universities are identified.

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