CHE University Ranking 2023 confirms: University of Mannheim offers law students excellent study conditions 

If you decide to enrol in one of the university’s law programs, taught in Mannheim’s beautiful baroque palace, you can expect excellent study conditions. Between October 2022 and January 2023, as part of the CHE-University-Ranking, a little of over 1.000 students of the Integrated LL.B. and State Examination Program in Law were interviewed on the study conditions at the University of Mannheim.

The result: students are extremely satisfied with their studies. In 19 out of 20 categories the University of Mannheim´s law department is ranked in the top group. The department has achieved top grades in the Zeit Study Guide categories “support at the beginning of studies”, “supervision by lecturers” and “exam preparation”. Together with the University of Passau, law at the University of Mannheim is the best in Germany in the category “study situation overall”.

Students particularly emphasized the broad and interdisciplinary course contents, the interaction with teaching staff and the job relevance of the qualifications obtained.

The CHE University Ranking is the most comprehensive and detailed university ranking in German-speaking countries. Since 1998, over 140 universities and more than 250 universities of applied sciences and public universities of cooperative education (Berufsakademien) have been examined as part of the university ranking. About 120,000 students as well as 3,000 professors contributed to the current ranking. In addition to looking at facts relating to programs of study, teaching, equipment, and research, the ranking also takes student opinions on the study conditions at their institution into account. This year was the first year in which students also evaluated digital teaching. Each year, a third of the subjects are newly examined. In 2023, the subjects were Business Administration, Law, Social Work, Economics, Business Informatics, Business Engineering, Business Psychology, Business Law and Economics and Business Administration.

For further information, please visit

Rankings of the University of Mannheim
CHE University Ranking