Mathematics in Business and Economics in Mannheim

  • Fundamental training in Mathematics, Business Studies and Economics (1st and 2nd  semester)
  • Majoring opportunities in either Business Science or Economics (starting from the 3rd semester)
  • Extensive array of elective courses (starting from the 4th semester)
  • Diversified offer of key qualification courses
  • Access to various master’s degree programs (Mathematics in Business and Economics, Business Studies, or Economics)
  • Excellent career prospects

Career Path Examples

Here you can find some of the many possible career paths which may be taken after finishing your studies at the School of Business Informatics and Mathematics.


Bachelor of Science in Mathematics in Business and Economics at a Glance

Degree:Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
Institution:School of Business Informatics and Mathematics
Regular study duration:6 semesters
Student status:Full-time student
Program start:Winter semester, beginning of September
Study prerequisites:University entrance qualifications:
  • general university entrance qualifications (Abitur)
  • relevant subject-specific qualifications
  • foreign qualifications (recognized by the state authority as equivalent)
Admission:Restricted, currently 80 study places
Selection criteria:Academic curriculum and extra-curriculum criteria
Application:Online at http://bewerbung.uni-mannheim.de/english/startpage/index.html from May 15th until July 15th
Inquiries about application and admission process:Admission Office
L1, 1
Room 157 (Entrance B)
68161 Mannheim
Language of instruction:German, to a certain extent also English
Mathematics/Business Studies Ratio:approx. 55/45 percent
Business Studies:
  • Fundamental training in Business Studies
    and Economics during the first two semesters.
  • Majoring opportunities in either Business Science or Economics, starting from the 3rd semester.
Key qualifications:Completion compulsory; very wide selection of courses available (e.g. foreign languages, programming, presentation and communication, media practice courses)
Semester abroad:Feasible and recommended, however not compulsory
Internship:Feasible and recommended, however not compulsory
Financing options:Click here
Contact Student Advisory:Elias Strehle: estrehle(at)mail.uni-mannheim.de