Funding

The Technical University of Munich’s (TUM) budget for the accounting year 2019 amounted to more than 1.6 billion Euros. The university raised a large part of these funds itself, excluding the subsidy from the State of Bavaria. 

Accounting year 2019, Figures in mio. Euros  

 TUMHospitalTotal
Total975.6660.81,636.5
State subsidy591.0106.1697.1
External funds (third-party funds)315.761.8377.5
Self-generated income68.9493.0561.9

Including university Hospital in the accounting year 2019, rounded Figures in mio. Euros

SourceExternal funding
State of Bavaria17.5
Federal government85.2
DFG107.1
EU45.4
Foundations18.3
Endowed Professorships16.2
Private enterprise50.8
Other private donors37.0
Total377.5
AllocationExternal funding
Department of Aerospace and Geodesy15.5
TUM Department of Architecture4.0
TUM Department of Civil, Geo and Environmental Engineering17.0
TUM Department of Chemistry30.3
TUM Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering23.8
TUM Department of Informatics25.3
TUM Department of Mechanical Engineering42.7
TUM Department of Mathematics4.8
TUM School of Medicine18.8
University Hospital61.8
TUM Department of Physics24.4
TUM Department of Sport and Health Sciences2.1
TUM School of Education4.0
TUM School of Management15.1
TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan36.8
TUM School of Governance (incl. HfP)2.3
Corporate administration and institutions50.6
Total377.5

Figures in mio. Euros, 1998–2019

Income from fundraising323
From industry41.0 %
From foundations33.8 % (excluding Dieter-Schwarz-Foundation)
From private individuals25.2 %