Academic Advisory Service

Office Hours in August 2024

The office hours in August are as follows: Marcus Padberg, 30.07. (regular), 20.08. (10am - 12pm, online), 27.08. (10am - 12pm, online), 30.08. (1pm - 3pm, presence). Fabian Pohl, 05.08., 14.08. From 02.09. all office hours of the academic advisory service will take place regularly again.

The Student Advisory Service is your first point of contact for all questions regarding your studies at the Alfred Weber Institute of Economics - regardless of whether you are interested in our Bachelor's or Master's programme or are already enrolled. 

Central topics are:

  • Questions about the content and structure of the degree programmes, the examination regulations or the module handbook.
  • Career prospects
  • Study requirements, application and enrolment
  • Recognition and transfer of credits
  • Advice on changing subjects or university locations (also: issuing the relevant certificates)
  • General difficulties while studying

Even if a topic is not explicitly mentioned: please feel free to contact us at any time by email, telephone or during our office hours on campus!

Academic Advisors

Marcus Padberg, M.A.

  • B.Sc. Economics
  • M.Sc. Economics
  • M.Ed. Wirtschaftswissenschaft
  • Transfer of Credits (Master)
  • Anrechnung von Studienzeiten/Einstufung (Master)

Office Hours:
Tuesday, 13:00 - 15:00 (online, by appointment only)
Book Appointment
Thursday, 10:30 - 12:30 (only in-person, without appointment)

E-Mail: marcus.padberg@awi.uni-heidelberg.de
Tel.: +49 6221 - 54 2904
Room: 00.018

Marcus Padberg

Fabian Pohl, B.Sc.

  • B.Sc. Economics
  • Part-time programme
  • Transfer of Credits (Bachelor)
  • Anrechnung von Studienzeiten/Einstufung (Bachelor)

Office Hours:
Monday, 13:00 - 15:00 
Wednesday, 10:00 - 12:00 
Online, by phone or in person, please book an appointment.

Book Appointment

E-Mail: fabian.pohl@awi.uni-heidelberg.de
Tel.: +49 6221 - 54 2902
Room: 00.018b

Fabian Pohl


If you have any questions about internships and their recognition (B.Sc. and M.Ed.), please contact the AWI Career Service, Christian Menn (christian.menn@awi.uni-heidelberg.de).