Careers at TUM

Talent is our asset. TUM’s success in cutting-edge research and teaching is built on the caliber of our people. You can check out the current job opportunities at Technische Universität München (TUM) here. We are looking for highly qualified and motivated staff – from vocational trainees to full professors.


Munich at night
Discover Munich's charm!Photo: Tourist office

To help you make yourself at home as you start your new job, we have put together some information you may find useful, with tips on accommodations, bus and rail season tickets, red tape and more. Arriving in Munich

Ingeborg Ortner Children's House
TUM can help you find the right child care.Photo: Astrid Eckert

TUM’s Family Service offers employees advice on childcare, schooling or care for dependent relatives and more.
Family services

We can support your personal development goals with a range of training programs. These are designed to improve your teaching and managerial skills and broaden your academic horizons. Talent development

In the lab with physicist Prof. Laura Fabietti
In the lab with physicist Prof. Laura Fabietti.Photo: Andreas Heddergott

External funding, patents, start-ups: Discuss your funding and start-up needs with the team from TUM ForTe – the Office for Research and Innovation.
TUM ForTe

High jumper in mid air.
Make the most of our sports program.Photo: Astrid Eckert

Healthy body, healthy mind! Join the University Sports Center and make use of our occupational healthcare offering – including a massage service.
TUM health promotion


Unsure about something in your contract? The HR department can answer queries relating to public sector employment law and collective bargaining, such as contractual terms, working hours, service agreements or civil service law. More

The TUM Career Service supports students, doctoral candidates and alumni in the process of job applications and career planning. Make use of a variety of services that will help you to get started in professional life and will place you ahead of your competitors with an advantage in knowledge. More

Internal openings

  • Vacancies: Do you want to advance your career? You can at TUM. Employees can browse through all available internal openings here. More
  • Profile: Create your personal profile by listing your skills and outlining your career aspirations. This will make your talent easier to spot at TUM. More
Training opportunities!

TUM provides training for 18 different skilled jobs:

  • Digital media designer
  • IT specialist
  • Office communications assistant
  • Chemical laboratory assistant
  • Animal keeper
  • Precision mechanic
  • ... as well as 12 other exciting skilled jobs

The vocational training center “AuTUM” is responsible for organizing vocational training at TUM. It is the largest facility of its kind at a German university.

Unsure about something in your contract? The HR department can answer queries relating to public sector employment law and collective bargaining, such as contractual terms, working hours, service agreements or civil service law. More

Training opportunities!

TUM provides training for 18 different skilled jobs:

  • Digital media designer
  • IT specialist
  • Office communications assistant
  • Chemical laboratory assistant
  • Animal keeper
  • Precision mechanic
  • ... as well as 12 other exciting skilled jobs

The vocational training center “AuTUM” is responsible for organizing vocational training at TUM. It is the largest facility of its kind at a German university.

Internal openings

  • Vacancies: Do you want to advance your career? You can at TUM. Employees can browse through all available internal openings here. More
  • Profile: Create your personal profile by listing your skills and outlining your career aspirations. This will make your talent easier to spot at TUM. More