A stone relief above the drive-in to the courtyard from the Gabelsbergerstraße shows the Technical University of Munich's founding motto "scientiis et artibus" (to the sciences and the arts).
"Scientiis et artibus" – "To the sciences and the arts": The founding motto of the university can be read above the gate to the city campus.Image: Albert Scharger

Organization of the university: TUM Governance

The Technical University of Munich (TUM) is an entrepreneurial university. Its management and supervisory structures are vertical, organized to encourage a sense of empowerment and initiative at every level. The various disciplines (academic departments) are horizontal in structure, complemented by interdisciplinary Integrative Research Centers.

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