Dies Academicus: Annual Academic Celebration

Join to celebrate the traditional university holiday "Dies Academicus"! Once a year, staff, students, alumni, friends and partners of Technische Universität München look back on the past year, honor special services to their university and exchange ideas with each other.

Dies Academicus 2021

The Event

The Dies Academicus will take place on 02.12.2021 from 10.00 a.m. in the Audimax at the TUM main campus in Munich.

On site: Participation in person is only possible after invitation and subsequent registration. You will find the details in your invitation. Please note the hygiene precautions and required proofs below. The event will be held in German.

Online: At the same time, the event will be broadcast via livestream on this website. The livestream is freely accessible to everyone. You have the option to choose between German and an English simultaneous translation.

Hygiene Precautions

To protect the health of participants as much as possible in times of Covid-19 pandemic, only vaccinated, recovered or guests with a negative, max. 48 hours old, PCR test (3G+)  and their respective personalized admission ticket will be admitted. A negative antigen rapid test result is not sufficient.

A check-in system at the entrance allows for contact tracing of guests. The maximum number of persons in the event space is based on the applicable hygiene regulations.

Preliminary Program

Welcome and address
Prof. Dr. Thomas F. Hofmann
President of the Technical University of Munich

Roundtable discussion
Science in the New 20s: From Distance to Joint Innovation by Science, Business, Society, and Politics.

Student Representative

Academic honors
Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Medal
Sustainability Award
Entrepreneurship Award

From Student to Entrepreneur

TUM Jazz Band