For Freshmen

About The FIM

What does the student unit do exactly? How can I help create better study conditions or organise the next student party? Here we have the answers.

You would like to join the FIM or just have a sneak peak into our work? Then come to one of our meetings, that take place every Tuesday from 17:17 o’clock in room C015 (A5). See you there!

Mailing Lists

You want to be informed about job offers matching your course of study or events at university regularly? Here we have listed our mailing lists.

If you would like to inform students about a job offer, send an email to and if you have information concerning university life etc then , thank you!

Upcoming Events


On Thursday 18.05.2017: FIM “Schneckenhof Party“.

On Wednesday 24.05.2017: StudyBreak. (Please pick up your ticket before 16:00 o’clock on 24.05.17 in the FIM, you will have to show your ECUm). (German and English).

Start of the HWS17 term: FIM LaTex course. (German).

Further information concerning the ticket sales, the registration periods and the time and location will be given latest 2 days before the event, either here or on our Facebook page.

Of course there will be more events, we only still have to confirm the dates.


We hope to meet you at one of our many events!

  • Student association weekend

    Once upon a time deep in the Odenwald, there were 17 assiduous FIMembers and a few beer crates…   A week ago we met for our annual student association weekend in Knoden. You never heard of Knoden before? That’s not surprising since Knoden is just......

  • FIMformation: Semester Kick-Off 28.02.2017

    Last Tuesday, our semester kick-off meeting took place, where new potential FIM members could get a taste of our work. We were happy to welcome four new members who are motivated to support us! Thanks for joining us!   After some introductory slides, we got......

  • FIM Meetings in FSS 2017

    After checking all out timetables and calendars, we fixed the date of our weekly student union meeting: We are going to meet every Tuesday at 17.17 h, building A5, room C015. If you are courious about what we do to represent your student interests and......

  • Master Introduction Sessions Spring Semester 2017: Get Together and Pub Crawl

    Yesterday, the second part of our organized introduction sessions for our new students in the master programs Business Informatics, Business Mathematics and the newly launched Mannheim Master in Data Science (MMDS) took place. During an introductory presentation, the students could get a first impression of their new professors and lecturers, together with their research foci, their offered lectures and possibilities for seminar and master theses....

  • Files on Ilias and VG Wort

    …an English translation will be available soon…...