Global Network

We will only be able to overcome the challenges of our time by joining forces and working together. That’s why we connect with the brightest, most talented minds around the world.

International students cheering

Worldwide partnerships

We have links with numerous partner universities on every continent – to facilitate exchanges for students and researchers, support joint projects and help us develop together.

Strategic partners and initiatives

Locations around the globe

With our locations in Asia, North America, Latin America and Europe, as well as our campus in Singapore, we are truly at home all around the world.

Our international locations

Science thrives on connections to the world.

Senior Vice President for International Alliances and Alumni

Routes to TUM

We offer outstanding working conditions of the highest international standards to talented minds from around the world. Our English-language Master’s programs and double-degree programs are particularly attractive options for international students. We believe it is not someone’s background that matters but rather their passion for science.

International campus life

From support at the very start of their studies to a vibrant cultural program throughout the semester, we offer an extensive program to help international students settle in.

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Go global – routes to abroad

We help our students and staff to gain international experience through numerous exchange and development programs.

Strengthening language skills

From Chinese and French to Catalan, English and German as a foreign language, the TUM Language Center offers courses to help you learn and master 18 different languages.

TUM Language Center

Connect with alumni worldwide

We have links with more than 85,000 graduates around the world. TUM  supports and accompanies this global community from the start of their studies and through every subsequent chapter in life. Share your knowledge and experience – and benefit from our numerous services for alumni.

Global online community

Become part of our global online community and exchange with others in our forum – for instance in regional groups for Brazil and India.

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Career Service International

This is the place to find support when preparing for your chosen international labor market, from creating application documents to accessing mentoring programs.

Career Service International


Alumni in research

Many international researchers have spent periods studying and researching at TUM, some shorter and some longer. Researchers from around the world enrich our university with their expertise and international experience.

Research Alumni Network of TUM

You will only get a feel for what makes good research through international research assignments.

Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at TUM 2007 and TUM Ambassador 2019

News from our global network


TUM Global & Alumni Office
Arcisstr. 21
D-80333 Munich

Tel. +49 89 289 28382