Striking landmark in the heart of Munich: The clock tower on TUM’s home grounds.
Striking landmark in the heart of Munich: The clock tower on TUM’s home grounds. At home the world over, TUM still has strong Bavarian roots. (photo: Scharger)

TUM. Technische Universität München.

TUM combines top-class facilities for cutting-edge research with unique learning opportunities for about 36,000 students. TUM scientists are committed to finding solutions to the major challenges facing society as we move forward: Health & Nutrition • Energy & Natural Resources • Environment & Climate • Information & Communications • Mobility & Infrastructure. TUM thinks and acts with an entrepreneurial spirit. Its aim is ambitious: to create lasting value for society through excellence in education and research, the active promotion of next-generation talent and a strong entrepreneurial spirit. All of which combine to make TUM one of Europe’s leading universities.

  

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Heard of MUTE? This silent, efficient and zippy electric car was born at TUM. In 2010, researchers came up with the idea of developing, trialing and researching a totally new kind of e-car – one that could meet evolving market demands and tomorrow’s mobility needs. They called it MUTE. More about MUTE