It is in these fields that the University of Mannheim has repeatedly been ranked as one of the top 20 European research institutions.
Staff members at six schools and departments teach and carry out research in Business Administration, Economics, the Humanities, Social Sciences, Law, and Business Informatics and Mathematics.
The University of Mannheim offers first-rate bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs.
Numerous university rankings confirm the high quality of the programs available, with Business Administration, Economics, Psychology, Sociology, Political Science, the Romance Languages, History, English and American Studies, German Studies, Informatics, and Business Informatics being ranked in top positions on several occasions.
I remember attending his funeral in the 1990s in the Heerstrasse cemetery in Berlin, the ceremony graced by underworld figures such as Tommy Turnschuh, a great many tattooed boxers and peroxide blonde women in black.The currywurst connected a certain kind of West Berliner that is now becoming extinct.The same goes for the East Berlin counter-currywurst offered at Konnopke’s. Forget the Sauerkraut clichés (please note that sauerkraut is supposed to be a great delicacy when it is called “choucroute” and eaten by the French) and concentrate on the growing number of Michelin chefs, its delicious wholegrain and its extraordinary beer. There is really nothing redeeming to be said for German street food and above all my bête noir, the Berlin currywurst.Not that there is anything very noir, very black about the currywurst. The currywurst is about as natural a product as nylon and, when eaten with its sausage skin intact (“Mit Darm”, say the connoisseurs) tastes about the same.