Welcome to the Application Portal of the University of Mannheim!


Thank you for your interest in applying to the Graduate School of Economic & Social Sciences (GESS) of the University of Mannheim!

Applying for one of our PhD programs in Business, Economics and Social & Behavioral Sciences, involves carrying out a number of steps. Our application tool will guide you through each of these steps, which you do not have to complete all in one go. You can save your progress and come back later.

To be able to start the online application you have to register first.

As soon as you have registered you can log in to start your application.

If you have lost your password, go to "Reset Password" and a new password will be sent to you.