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.
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.
Science thrives on connections to the world.
Senior Vice President for International Alliances and Alumni
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.
Anyone planning to study in Germany has numerous questions to answer: How will I finance my studies? How good do my German skills need to be? Where should I apply? How will I get to know other students? We’ve compiled everything you need to know.
Are you hoping to study at TUM as an exchange student for up to three semesters? Learn more about which programs you can study during your stay with us, the criteria you need to meet, how you can apply and much more.
International students can come to TUM to conduct time-limited research activities, such as serving as a practical project student at a specific Chair. Find out everything you need to know about the different programs on offer and funding opportunities.
Are you hoping to complete your doctorate at TUM? Perhaps you’re studying for your doctorate at another institution but want to conduct research for a specific period at TUM? Are you part of a joint supervision program? We’ve collected the key information.
Are you interested in funding opportunities for postdocs at TUM? At our Research Opportunities Week event, we outline the opportunities on offer to postdocs from around the world – such as our TUM Global Postdoc Fellowship.
We offer a range of funding opportunities to enable international guest lecturers and scientists to spend time researching and teaching at TUM. Our Welcome Services team will help you to settle in at TUM.
We enable staff from international universities to stay with us as part of professional development and executive education programs. This allows administrative staff at our international partner universities to network and exchange experiences with their counterparts at TUM.
The IAS Fellowship Program gives outstanding junior researchers and distinguished guest researchers from science and industry the opportunity to carry out interdisciplinary, cutting-edge research at TUM.