Studies

The Technical University of Munich (TUM) offers students a choice of subjects that is unparalleled in Europe. The main focus is on engineering and the natural and life sciences, flanked by business and social science. In keeping with its international outlook, the university regularly introduces new English-language master's programs.

Courses

Courses by type of qualification

Courses offered as of winter semester 2018/19

 

 

Amount

Total

 

173*

Of wich

Bachelor

45

 

Master

107*

 

State examination

10

 

Other types of qualification, e.g. non-degree programs completed with a certificate

11

*Includes the degree programs offered by TUM at GIST / TUM Asia in Singapore

Special programs

 

Total

Of wich are programs at GIST in Singapore

Elite study programs

12

 

English-language programs

46

5

Continuing education programs

10

5

Students

Total: 41,500

Figures as of winter semester 2018/19 (estimate)

 

 

Number

Percent

Total

 

41,500

100%

incl.

female students

14,567

35%

 

international Students

12,205

29%

New enrolments

Figures as of winter semester 2016/17 (estimate)

 

 

Students

Total

 

13,500

Of wich

Undergraduates (e.g. Bachelor's),
1st semester

7,290

 

Students in Master's programs,
1st semester

4,700

Students by degree program

Figures as of winter semester 2017/18

 

 

Students

Total

 

13,119

Of wich

Undergraduates (e.g. Bachelor's),
1st semester

6,979

 

Students in Master's programs,
1st semester

4,703

Students by department

Figures as of winter semester 2017/18

 

Students

No. of female students

No. of international students

Total

40,841

14,134

10,922

Architecture

1,526

824

500

Chemistry

1,961

790

409

Civil, Geo and Environmental Engineering

4,099

1,424

1,174

Electrical and Computer Engineering

4,067

693

2,083

Informatics

5,424

996

1,925

Mathematics

1,259

430

312

Mechanical Engineering

4,773

716

1,333

Munich Center for Technology in Society (MCTS)

8

3

2

Munich School of Engineering (MSE)

773

260

122

Physics

1,846

417

388

Sport and Health Sciences

2,063

1,341

142

TUM School of Governance

243

106

60

TUM School of Education

1,214

716

106

TUM School of Management

4,694

1,597

1,157

TUM School of Medicine

2,093

1,291

327

TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan

4,784

2,521

868

Graduates

Graduations in the academic year 2017. (The academic year covers the summer semester and the preceding winter semester – so the 2017 academic year covers the 2016/17 winter semester and the 2017 summer semester).

 

 

Number

Percent

Total

 

9,149

100%

Of wich

female students

3,163

35%

 

international students

1,866

20%

Contact

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Public Relations
80290 Munich
Tel: 089/289-22778
Fax 089/289-23388
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