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The Technical University of Munich’s (TUM) budget for the accounting year 2017 amounted to 1.451 billion Euros. The university raised a large part of these funds itself, excluding the subsidy from the State of Bavaria. 

University budget: 1.451 billion Euros

Accounting year 2017, Figures in mio. Euros  

State subsidy498.2128.6626.8
External funds (third-party funds)285.745.9331.6
Self-generated income62.2430.7492.9

External Funding: 331.6 million Euros

Including University Hospital in the Accounting year 2017, rounded Figures in mio. Euros

SourceExternal funding
State of Bavaria17.1
Federal government65,1
Endowed Professorships5
Private enterprise49.3
Other private donors36.8
AllocationExternal funding
TUM Department of Architecture3.9
TUM Department of Civil, Geo and Environmental Engineering21.2
TUM Department of Chemistry23.2
TUM Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering17.9
TUM Department of Informatics18.0
TUM Department of Mechanical Engineering52.7
TUM Department of Mathematics4.0
TUM School of Medicine60.5
TUM Department of Physics27.0
TUM Department of Sport and Health Sciences1.2
TUM School of Education3.7
TUM School of Management5.2
TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan35.8
TUM School of Governance (incl. HfP)1.9
Corporate administration and institutions55.3

Fundraising: 305.2 million Euros (1998–2017)

Figures in mio. Euros, 1998–2017

Income from fundraising303.2
From industry127.6
From foundations105.6
From private individuals72