The Mannheim Business School Summer School allows students to study at a top-ranked business school in Germany and enjoy high-class education in one of Europe's largest baroque palaces. 

Meet people from all over the world and increase your professional network through discussions with experienced practitioners when visiting high-caliber companies. Enrich your global perspective and become acquainted with the region's vibrant culture and rich history while enjoying your life at a great place to live and work in just one to three weeks.

Fields of study

  • Business
  • Entrepreneurship

More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the host university website

Credit equivalent 

6 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 6 ECTS are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experience team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact the host program for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the Mannheim entry requirements.

Apply to UQ Apply to host

 

Cost

Tuition for the program will cost approximately $3,000 AUD. Accommodation and additional fees may apply.

More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding. Applicants will be notified by mid-May if they are eligible for travel grants and scholarships awarded by the Global Experiences Team. Please do not rely on this funding to support your global experience.

Accommodation

Accommodation is not provided in the program fee.

For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website

BEL Faculty Credit Assessment

Credit must be confirmed with BEL Faculty to check suitability for your program requirements. You should consult with International Mobility Coordinator prior to submitting an application. The credit precedents information on this site is provided as a guide only. Please see Credit Precedents Disclaimer for further details.

University of Mannheim Business School Summer School BEL Faculty Assessment
MBA Students: Introduction to the World of Big Data & Analytics + Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Theoretical Foundations and Practical Approaches Approved for credit towards TIMS7811 Innovation Leadership.
Postgraduate Students: Introduction to the World of Big Data & Analytics + Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Theoretical Foundations and Practical Approaches Approved for credit towards #2 MBus or MCom or MThem general elective
Undergraduate Students: Introduction to the World of Big Data & Analytics + Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Theoretical Foundations and Practical Approaches Approved for credit towards #2 Level 2 BBusMan Group 3 elective

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 10 March 2020
Host: 15 April 2020

Program Dates

Start: 22 June 2020
End: 03 July 2020

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Mannheim, Germany
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Postgraduate, Advanced Undergraduates

OS-HELP Loan

If you participate in a short-term program you may also be eligible to submit an application for an OS-HELP loan if your program is for-credit and you are enrolled as a Commonwealth supported student. 

Application Deadlines

15 January for overseas study commencing March to August
15 March for overseas study commencing May to October
15 June for overseas study commencing August to January
15 September for overseas study commencing November to April

Refer to the funding page for more information on eligibility requirements and loan amounts. 

Global Experiences Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.

Register