We are very pleased to announce that our global experiences including Semester 2, 2022 Exchange and Winter 2022 Experiences will recommence on a country-by-country basis. We understand how important these opportunities are for you, and our teams have been working diligently behind the scenes to ensure these can be offered safely as we continue to monitor the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic and other global safety considerations.

Make sure to research your travel destination(s) and prepare accordingly, by reviewing all the FAQs.

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-calibre 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 a few weeks.

IMPORTANT: 

Mannheim Business School currently assumes that the 2022 MBS Summer School Program will take place on campus. The final decision regarding whether or not they have to switch the program to online mode will be made at the latest until 4th March 2022

Fields of study

  • Business analytics
  • Innovation and 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.

Funding

Widening Participation Grant

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding. Applicants will be notified by mid-May (for winter programs) or late-October (for summer programs) if they are eligible for grants and scholarships awarded by the Internships and Global Experiences Team. Please do not rely on this funding to support your 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 SchoolBEL Faculty Assessment
Undergraduate 
Module 1 "Entrepreneurship and Innovation - Theoretical Foundations and Practical Approaches" + Module 3 "Introduction to the World of Big Data & Analytics"Approved for credit towards TIMS1301 Entrepreneurial Mindset and Ideation
Postgraduate 
Module 1 "Entrepreneurship and Innovation - Theoretical Foundations and Practical Approaches" + Module 3 "Introduction to the World of Big Data & Analytics"Approved for credit towards TIMS7301 Principles of Entrepreneurship
Module 1 Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Theoretical Foundations and Practical Approaches + One other module of their choiceTIMS7811 Innovation Leadership (MBA)

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: Winter 2022 Applications Closed
Host: 29 April 2022

Program Dates

Start: 27 June 2022
End: 22 July 2022

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Mannheim, Germany (In-person)
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