New Professorship for Migration and Integration Research at our Department!

The MZES will participate in the DeZIM (German Integration and Migration Center). Germany thereby supports setting up a new professorship in the field of Migration and Integration Research at the School of Social Science. For more information click here (german source).

Welcome to the School of Social Sciences!

We welcome our freshmen to the Faculty of Social Sciences. You can find all the the information for a good start on our service page.

Social Studies are at the Top of German Universities  in the new QS Ranking

The new QS World Ranking rates the University of Mannheim as the best university of Germany in the field of social studies. Thereby it runs in front of other German universities such as the Humboldt University Berlin (70th place worldwide) and LMU Munich (75th place worldwide). Worldwide Mannheim takes place 65. Click here to see the full QS Ranking.

Find information about our three departments Political Science, Psychology and Sociology including our degree courses and research fields.


International Shanghai-Ranking: University of Mannheim rated outstanding in „Social Sciences“


Results Reports of Workload-Study of fall term 2016


Dr. Jochen Gebauer receives a Heisenberg professorship of the German Research Foundation DFG