Mannheim Internship Program

Exclusive Opportunities for Social Sciences Students

The Mannheim Internship Program (MAP) offers students at the School of Social Sciences of the University of Mannheim exclusive internships during the semester break. Please note that some internships continue beyond the semester break and may clash with your courses.

  • When Does the Application Period Start?

    Internship vacancies are always published in the fall semester; you can apply for them via the Internship Office. In the 2021 fall semester, applications are accepted in September.The internships will take place between 3 January and 11 February 2022. Some internships for the spring semester 2022, which will take place between 20 June and 2 September 2022, will also be published at the same time.

    The application period for the MAP program in the fall semester starts on 15 September and ends on 29 September 2021.


  • What Does the Application Process Look Like?

    The application process is coordinated by the Internship Office only. Your application should include all relevant documents (e.g., cover letter, curriculum vitae, high school diploma, current transcript of records, internship or employment certificates). Please attach them to an e-mail as a single file and send them to: map-praktikum.sowi We only accept e-mail applications. Please always address your application to the contact person given in the job posting.

    In case you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact our internship manager Gesine Götze.



Do you have any questions? We’re happy to advise you!

Students are welcome to contact the Internship Office if they have any questions on the mandatory internship, internships abroad, or their application documents. We also invite employers to send us any open internship positions at their company or institution.

Gesine Götze, M.A.

Gesine Götze, M.A.

Internship Manager
University of Mannheim
School of Social Sciences
A 5, 6
A5,6 Building A – Room A 414
68159 Mannheim
Phone: +49 621 181–1982
Fax: +49 621 181–1997
E-mail: gesine.goetze
Consultation hour(s):
Office hours without appointment:
Monday, 10 – 12 am
Wednesday, 11 – 12 am;
The next office hours will take place on:
05 / 07 / 14 / 19 / 21 June.
Counselling can take place via Zoom,
please make an appointment.
Office hours:
Please contact me via e–mail or use the consultation hour via telephone or in person. Your examination papers and internship reports can be send by mail or put in the letter box in L1,1.