The University of Applied Management Studies, or ‘Hochschule der Wirtschaft für Management’ (HdWM) as we are called in German, is a state-approved, private university of applied sciences in Mannheim, Germany. Since 2011, we offer practical oriented bachelor’s and master’s degrees with a special focus on management. Our extensive company- and university network allows students of HdWM to gain practical and international experience during their studies. A broad choice of further education for specialists and managers rounds off the educational portfolio. The main shareholder of HdWM, the International Bund (IB), has been making a valuable contribution to the education market for years.
Our highest aim at HdWM, is to prepare students for the working world of tomorrow. Therefore, all study programmes provide insight with several practical elements, to facilitate the entry into the workforce. HdWM has a network of local German companies that students can meet during their studies. They help in designing our degree courses and allow our students to build up a business network while still studying.