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 - 31.08.2023

If you would like to participate in the simulation game course, you must register with Professor Schüssler before 31.08.2023. 

Intensive language courses - 04.-22.09.2023


  • 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 - 19.09.2023


Organized by our International Office.

To introduce you to Mannheim's beautiful castle.

Welcome and Planning Workshop - 20.09.2023

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

Welcome Breakfast - 22.09.2023

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

Guided City Tour


Organized by our International Office 

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

First Semester Welcome Event - 25.09.2023

  • 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

Winter break - 21.12.2023-05.01.2024

Our winter break will be from December 21, 2023 until January 5, 2024.

End of lectures - 19.01.2024

Lectures for the semester end on January 19, 2024.