“The University of Mannheim is the best for Political Science and Business Administration. That’s why I’m here now.”

Sebastián Echeverría Botero is from Barranquilla, a large city located on the coast of northern Colombia, which is best known for its Carnival. The 21-year-old has been living in Mannheim since 2013, and is currently completing his sixth semester of the bachelor’s program in Political Science and ...