Honorary Senators

The TUM confers the title of Honorary Senator on persons who have distinguished themselves through longstanding commitment to the future development of the university. Honorary senators receive the rights of membership of the university.

The plaque for honorary senators of the TUM

Since 1978, the title has been conferred on the following persons:

2023

2021

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

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1978

Reckoning with TUM’s history in the National Socialist era

Implementing the recommendations of the independent, expert commission (see press release from 15 March 2024), TUM distances itself from the following honorary senatorships awarded during the Nazi era (1933 - 1945):

Franz Ritter von Epp (1868-1947), awarded 1943; Franz Langlotz (1876-1953), awarded 1943; Richard Rattinger (1875-1942), awarded 1937; Hermann von Siemens (1885-1986), awarded 1943; Emil Zenetti (1883-1945), awarded 1943

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The information provided was current at the time the award was received.

Contact

Technical University of Munich
Birgit Reinbold
Presidential Office
Arcisstraße 21
D-80333 Munich

Tel. +49 89 289 22516
birgit.reinboldspam prevention@tum.de

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