Mannheim University

Country Germany
City Mannheim (pop. 315,000)
Accreditations AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS
Key Rankings
  • 2012 Financial Times ranking of European Business Schools: #36
  • 2012 Financial Times ranking of Masters in Management programs: #14
Program Duration 24 months
Year Launched 2009
Language English
Degrees Earned
  • Master of Science in Management (Mannheim)
  • Master in International Business (Queen’s)
Admission Requirement Bachelor’s degree in Business from accredited university
Key Features

Students may choose to specialize in one of the following areas:

  • Accounting and Taxation
  • Banking, Finance and Insurance
  • Economic and Business Education
  • Information Systems
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management

Research-oriented thesis (Mannheim – Year 2)

  • Choice of location (Queen’s or Mannheim – Year 2)
  • Optional elective courses (if staying at Queen’s – Year 2)

Application Deadlines

Round 1: November 27, 2017
Final Round: March 23, 2018

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First Year


Fall Term (September - December)
Core and elective courses


Spring Term (February - June)
Core and elective courses
Second Year


Fall Term (September - December)
  • Core and elective courses
  • Formation of student learning teams

Choice of Queen’s or Mannheim

Winter/Spring Term (January - June)
  • Research-oriented thesis
  • Optional elective courses at Queen’s
  • Continued development of team-based research project


Summer Term (July - August)
Completion of team-based research project (completed remotely, if desired)