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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 2017/18

 

 

Amount

Total

 

177*

Of wich

Bachelor

45

 

Master

108*

 

State examination

12

 

Phd programs

1

 

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

12

*Includes the 5 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

47

5

Continuing education programs

10

5

Students

Total: 41,000

Figures as of winter semester 2017/18 (preliminary)

 

 

Number

Percent

Total

 

41,000

100%

incl.

female students

14,000

34%

 

international Students

11,000

26%

New enrolments

Figures as of winter semester 2017/18

 

 

Students

Total

 

13,000

Of wich

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

7,000

 

Students in Master's programs,
1st semester

5,000

Students by degree program

Figures as of winter semester 2016/17

 

No. of students

Total

40,124

Diploma

124

Bachelor

18,067

Master

15,919

State examination

2,229

Doctorate

2,477

Exchange programs

999

Other degree programs

309

Students by department

Figures as of winter semester 2016/

 

Students

No. of female students

No. of international students

Total

40,124

13,741

9,661

Architecture

1,568

880

523

Chemistry

2,017

814

400

Civil, Geo and Environmental Engineering
(formerly Civil Engineering and Surveying)

4,113

1,426

1,084

Electrical and Computer Engineering

3,881

570

1,827

Informatics

4,871

853

1,589

Mathematics

1,176

387

234

Mechanical Engineering

5,087

738

1,344

Munich Center for Technology in Society (MCTS)

61

27

12

Munich School of Engineering (MSE)

749

228

120

Physics

1,758

373

359

Sport and Health Sciences

2,014

1,245

87

TUM School of Governance

78

32

8

TUM School of Education

1,196

738

92

TUM School of Management

4,575

1,546

835

TUM School of Medicine

2,096

1,299

310

TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan

4,884

2,585

837

Graduates

Graduations in the academic year 2016. (The academic year covers the summer semester and the preceding winter semester – so the 2016 academic year covers the 2015/16 winter semester and the 2016 summer semester).

 

 

Number

Percent

Total

 

8,692

100%

Of wich

female students

2,958

34%

 

international students

1,786

21%

Contact

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