Presidents, Rectors and Directors – since 1868

Experienced academics at the helm of TUM have decisively shaped the path of our university since 1868 – whether as Directors, Rectors and, in more recent years, as Presidents.

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Thomas F. Hofmann

The food chemist and long-time Vice President for Research and Innovation has been leading TUM since 2019. The implementation of Agenda 2030 is one of the core topics of his tenure so far, which includes the redesign and reform of the organizational structure from departments to schools. Together with the TUM Board of Management, he drives the transformation towards a more sustainable, digital and internationally connected university.

President of TUM

Technical University of Munich

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