BINUS International Office

University of Mannheim


The University of Mannheim is well known for its distinct profile, its business orientation and its international approach. Various rankings, awards and evaluations indicate the quality of its research and teaching: they classify the University of Mannheim as one of the best universities in Germany. Moreover, the University is part of the national "Excellence Initiative", which funds the Mannheim Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS). The University’s trademark is its distinct profile. It is characterised by Mannheim’s renowned Economic and Social Sciences being closely intertwined with Humanities, Law, Mathematics and Computer Sciences. Its schools and research institutes cooperate with numerous international partners. Institutes and projects like the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES) and a number of collaborative research centres underline the University’s reputation as one of the Top 20 institutions in Economic and Social Sciences in Europe.

A typical characteristic of the University of Mannheim is the high level of commitment demonstrated by its scientists, students and employees. The University is committed to educate responsible leaders. Hence, business ethics, corporate social responsibility and social entrepreneurship are among the core elements of teaching and research. Several members of the academic staff are advisors to the government and companies and pass on their knowledge to national and international committees.

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  1. Overview
  2. Courses
  3. Academic Calendar
  4. Housing
  • Application Deadline
Exchange for Semester Application Period
Fall/Winter/Odd Semester 15 November – 15 January
Spring/Summer/Even Semester 15 June – 15 August

If the dates mentioned fall on Sunday, then deadline will be on the day after (Monday)

  • Requirements
  1. Highly motivated and assertive
  3. Has at least completed two semesters of studies at BINUS. *Note: preparation may start from the 2nd semester
  4. Strong academics, supported by the latest GPA (Min 3.00 out of 4.00)*
  5. Strong English or host country language skills**
  6. Course mapping (cooperation between student and Jurusan with IO as a liaison)
  7. Good personality & maturity
  8. Positively contribute to BINUS and host university

* Note: others with GPA lower than 3.00 may apply if able to provide/prove other type of awards, achievements, and so on

** English Proficiency Test
Generally, for English language skills: TOEFL with score min 550 (paper based), 213 (computer based), and 79 (internet based); IELTS 6.00.
TOEFL ITP (Institutional Testing Program) – (recommended)
TOEFL iBT – formal score (recommended)
IELTS – formal score (recommended)

  • How to Apply
  1. Fill up the Study Abroad Application Form – BINUSIAN
  2. Submit the form along with the supporting documents to International Office no longer than the deadline announced. Please make sure that you have completed the entire fields on the application form otherwise we could not process it.
  • Application Procedure
  1. Application Submission
  2. Application Review
  3. Application Clarification: Interview
  4. Result Notification (will be sent through email)
  • DROP IN CONSELLING is available by appointment only
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