Important Dates

Before the semester starts

You should plan to arrive in Mannheim about 1-3 weeks before the semester starts. The following events will take place before the semester starts:

Simulation Game - 29.02.2024


If you would like to participate in the simulation game course, you must register with Professor Schüssler before 29.02.2024. 

Intensive language courses - 29.02.-14.03.2024



  • Prior to attending a course, you will need to take a placement test
  • Language courses are currently offered free of charge
  • If you have any questions, please contact Katrin Heimerl

Guided tour of Mannheim Castle - tbd


Organized by our International Office.

To introduce you to Mannheim's beautiful castle.

Welcome Breakfast - 15.03.2024

Organized by our International Office to give you all information about:

  • Scholarships
  • Student residence
  • Registration and access to the Student Services
  • Special features of studying in Mannheim
  • Counselling centres at the Mannheim University of Applied Sciences

Welcome and Planning Workshop - 15.03.2024


Organized by us, the Team IW of the Faculty of Engineering and Management

Guided City Tour - 15.03.2024


Organized by our International Office 

To help you settle in Mannheim and meet fellow students from all around the world

First Semester Welcome Event - 18.03.2024


  • First day of semster start
  • Together with our first semester students we would like to welcome you to our Faculty of Engineering and Management 
  • Also the student council will introduce themselves and give you some information about what they have planned for the semster


During the semester

Pentecost break - 20.-26.05.2024


The pentecost break will be from May 20 - 26 2024.

End of lectures - 05.07.2024


Lectures for the semester end on July, 7 2024.