• 4/21/2023
  • Reading time 12 min.

Not to be missed: Service for students

Dates, offers, suggestions

Test a hearing loss in the anechoic chamber, toast under the maypole, share experiences by the open fire or paddle across Lake Olympia in a dragon boat: Current offers, dates and ideas for our students for the start of the summer semester 2023.


Environmental Lecture Series starts

"The Power of Learning from Simulations - Engaging Leaders with the En-ROADS Simulator from the real world Climate Action": Prof. Florian Kapmeier from the ESB Business School at Reutlingen University will open the Environment Lecture Series at TUM on April 24, 2023. Numerous lectures and side events will follow until the end of July. The organiser is the Environment Department of the TUM Student Representation. More info: TUM Environment Lecture Series Summer Semester 2023

Offers for (future) student parents

Family Cafe of Munich’s Universities on April 25 and June 20, 2023, 3:00 – 4:30 pm, in Kita Herzerl Munich, exchange experience with other students parents or pregnant students as well as with representatives from Munich Student Union and the Munich universities / Advisory Meeting „Studying with a child“ on April 27, 2023, 3:00 - 4:30 pm, in the University Community Freising, exchange experience with other students parents or pregnant students as well as with representatives from Munich Student Union and the universities in Freising / Stressmanagement for students with a child on May 11, 2023, from 4:00 to 5:30 pm, online, provision of background knowledge and hints for family-friendly stress and time management during studies by the advisory network of Munich Student Union / How do I finance my studies with a child on May 25, 2023, from 10:00 to 11:30 am, in Munich Student Union Advisory Center Olympiadorf Munich, impulse lectures from the advisory network of Munich Student Union followed by a question and answer session. More info: Studying at TUM with a family

International Noise Awareness Day at TUM

Immerse yourself in a virtual audiovisual world at the TUM Professorship of Audio Information Processing. On the occasion of the International Noise Awareness Day researchers will be explaining their work in the anechoic chamber on April 26, 2023 between 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. In the anechoic room, the researchers will explain the real-time Simulated Open Field environment, in which you can be transported into virtual acoustic and visual worlds. Find out what it means to be hard of hearing or to use cochlear implants. Location: anechoic room (“Reflexionsarmer Raum“), building N9, Theresienstrasse 90, 80333 Munich. More info: International Noise Awareness Day at TUM

Preparation for the doctorate: PrepDoc

Are you a Master's student with a passion for research? The TUM Graduate School (TUM-GS) cordially invites all TUM Master’s students from May 02 to June 16, 2023 to join this year’s PrepDoc Program. The comprehensive PrepDoc program offers you valuable insights into planning for your doctorate at TUM, including funding opportunities, finding a supervisor, research strategies and many other topics you should consider before starting your doctorate at TUM. The program is free of charge and consists of an introductory event, a panel discussion and several workshops that can be attended independently from each other. More info: TUM PrepDoc Program

TUM Career Day: A whole day dedicated to your career

Kickstart your career and join the TUM Career Day on May 03, 2023 at Campus Garching and Online. Our program includes a range of exciting events, such as CV checks, free pictures for your applications, Speed Dating with companies, career webinars, and an experience exchange with TUM alumni in the Career Lounge. More info: TUM Career Day 2023

maiTUM, Long Night and Music Festivals

Great celebrations cast their shadows ahead. In the summer semester of 2023, there are: maiTUM May 04 and 05, 2023 marquee from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. at the main campus. Table reservation (until April 26) and more info: maiTUM 2023 / Long Night of the Universities May 11, 2023 from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. Entertaining lecture tour through Munich's universities with a long tradition. More info: Long Night of the Universities / GARNIX Open Air June 19 to 23, 2023, live music, beer garden and fine food from the grill in the middle of the Garching campus. More info: GARNIX 2023 / TUNIX Open Air July 03 to 07, 2023 live music, beer garden and barbecue in the heart of Munich, on Königsplatz, right next to the Mensa Arcisstraße. More info: TUNIX 2023

Femtec - Career Building for Women Students

The programme offers challenging career training, inspiring discussions on career-relevant topics, exclusive contact with exciting employers as well as universities and research institutes. The new application round has started. Target group: TUM female students. Application until May 06, 2023. More info: FEMTEC 2023

Fireside Chat: “Global Science, Global Career”

Get inspired by the stories and personal experiences of the panelists and benefit from their insights on whether there is an ideal international personal profile in their respective line of action. A joint event of the TUM: Junge Akademie and the TUM Graduate School. More info: Fireside Chat Global Science, Global Career

TUM Campusrun on May 10

Be part of the anniversary run! The biggest sports event at TUM celebrates its 10th anniversary - and this year up to 2,500 TUMlinge can start together. Registration is open until April 23, 2023. More info and registration: TUM Campusrun 2023

Film series "D I V E R S I T Y " at the HFF

"Respect the differences - Discover the similarities" under this motto, the TUM Language Centre together with the University of Film and Television will show a number of films to all participants of the language courses in the summer semester: May 25, 2023 "Everything Everywhere All at Once" (Original English, Mandarin, Cantonese with German subtitles), June 05, 2023 HFF-Oscar Short Film Night (three award-winning short films by HFF students) and July 06, 2023 "Leto" (Russian Original with German subtitles). Venue: HFF cinema at Bernd-Eichinger-Platz 1 near the TUM main campus. After the screening there will be time for discussion. More info: Film series „DIVERSITY“

Global Minds: Applying and Working Abroad

Tips and advice are provided by the TUM Global & Alumni Office in cooperation with the TUM Language Center. Dates: Japan May 17, 2023, 10 - 11:30 a.m., Italy May 22, 2023, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m., France June 20, 2023, 4:45 - 6:15 p.m., USA/UK June 29, 2023, 01:15 - 02:45 p.m. More info: TUM Global Minds

TUM Science Hackathon in Garching

Participate in one of nine exciting challenges under the motto “Trustworthy systems” and win one of the three prizes with your team! The Science Hack will take place from May 19 to 21, 2023 at the Forschungszentrum Garching. Register by April 30. More info: TUM Science Hackathon 2023

International life on campus

The International Campus Life team of the TUM Global & Alumni Office is once again offering plenty of events in the summer semester 2023. On May 20, 2023, you can experience EU decision-making processes up close, explore negotiation leeway and grasp structures at the European level at the EU simulation "Zero waste". At the Sustainable Entrepreneurship Kickoff Workshop on June 03 and 04, 2023, all interested parties will have the opportunity to learn about environmentally friendly entrepreneurship and develop their own sustainable business idea. The weekly language cafés are already taking place again at the main campus, in Garching and Weihenstephan. International students will once again present the cuisine and culture of their home countries at the country evening. More info in the TUMi app: tumi.esn.world

Deutschlandstipendium: Application from June 05

For more than ten years, numerous young talents across Germany have been supported by the Deutschlandstipendium. At TUM alone, more than 6,000 students have received both financial and non-material support since then. Applications are open from June 05 to June 18, 2023. A full scholarship lasts 12 months, the scholarship holders receive 300 euros per month. More information: Deutschlandstipendium at TUM

Climate Action at TUM: Workshops in June

Shape TUM’s transformation towards a climate-neutral university and contribute with your ideas to the successful development of TUM’s climate action plan. The Sustainability Office is looking for you and your innovative and inspiring ideas to reduce greenhouse gas emissions on our campuses. We invite you to join us for our workshops “Climate Action at TUM” at one of our four main campuses. Save the date on June 13, 2023, 1 – 4 p.m. in Freising-Weihenstephan, on June 21, 2023, 1 – 4 p.m. in Straubing, on June 22, 2023, 1 – 4 p.m. in Garching, and on June 28, 2023, 12:30 – 3:30 p.m. in Munich. Please note that spaces are limited and workshops will be held in German. More info and registration (until May 31, 2023): Workshops Climate Action at TUM

Have a say: Survey on reference management programs

For many years, the University Library has been providing TUM students and researchers with campus licenses and training for the Citavi and EndNote reference management programs. But are these programs still the best choice for today's studies and research, or would a change be in order? That's what we would like to find out with a survey. Participate and cast your vote from until May 31, 2023! The survey is available in German and English, takes about 5 – 10 minutes and is completely anonymous. To Survey on reference management programs

Save the date: TUM Global Week 2023

Anyone who wants to go abroad can find out in detail about what TUM has to offer from June 26 to 30, 2023. Information will be provided about exchange programmes such as Erasmus+ or TUMexchange and scholarships abroad. Specific questions about study and research opportunities as well as life in the USA, China, India and Latin America will be answered by TUM liaison officers in separate Q&A sessions. In addition, there will be offers from the TUM Language Center, special opportunities for student teachers and much more. For the first time, registration is via the new TUM Global Week app. More info: TUM Global Week 2023

Back on Campus: TUM Entrepreneurship Day 2023

Come together with the entrepreneurship community of TUM and UnternehmerTUM: After a three-year Corona restriction, TUM Entrepreneurship Day 2023 will once again take place on site without restrictions on June 29, 2023. Everything revolves around the topics of founding, innovation and entrepreneurship. The entire innovation ecosystem of TUM and UnternehmerTUM will come together on this day to learn from, motivate and inspire each other. The programme will be announced soon. More info: TUM Entrepreneurship 2023

Dragon Boat Race 2023 at the Olympic Lake

Row along! On July 21, 2023, the dragon boat race will once again take place at 4 p.m. on the Olympic Lake. All institutes, chairs and clinics of TUM and LMU can register boats with 16 paddlers and one drummer each. A maximum of 27 boats will be admitted. Prizes will be awarded not only to the fastest boats, but also to the three most original teams. So think of a motto, a boat name, a disguise or maybe even a show. More info and registration: Dragon Boat Race 2023

Getting through your studies successfully with learning workshops

In order to cope well with everyday study life, you need various skills and abilities in areas such as time and self-management, learning techniques, strategies for exam preparation, stress management and motivation. Our learning workshops help you to strengthen these self-competences. More info and registration: Learning workshops at TUM

Career planning with TUM Alumni & Career Service

More than 80 workshops and webinars as well as numerous services on the topic of careers will be offered in the summer semester 2023. The programme of Alumni & Career offers a broad, internationally oriented range of services on the topics of career planning, applications, career entry and much more. All TUM students, doctoral candidates, alumni and employees can register for the events and services at TUM Career Service

Summer Semester with Flower Power

Munich is blooming – and we are joining in. The TUM Junge Akademie together with the Academic Program WTG of the TUM School of Social Science and Technology represents TUM at the Munich Flower Power Festival. Find out more about the events and inspiring workshops: TUM at Flower Power Festival Munich 2023

Lecture on Research Data Management

Research data management in engineering: The joint lecture (Module ID ED140003) of the University Library and the Chair of Aerodynamics and Fluid Mechanics offers you an ideal introduction. The course is aimed at students in engineering sciences who are dealing with research data in their final thesis, pursue a career in research and development, or have a general interest in (research) data management related questions. More info and registration: Lecture on Research Data Management

Start off right into the new semester: Courses and library tours

Deepen your knowledge with the wide range of courses offered by the University Library. No matter in which stage of your studies you currently are – the courses teach you skills in the area of literature research, reference management, citation, publishing, research data management, or bibliometrics. Library tours provide first-year students with quick orientation: You will learn everything you need to know about the nine TUM branch libraries, get an overview of library services, and get answers to all your questions about borrowing books and study spaces. Registration and more info: TUM University Library Courses

TUM JazzBand is looking for new members

The band by students for students is looking for new musicians from all Munich universities. In a classic big band formation with vocals, the band presents swing, funk and pieces from the modern jazz scene as well as its own arrangements. In addition to self-organised concerts, there are regular performances at TUM events, but also outside the university and at student festivals. During the lecture period, the band rehearses every Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the main campus. More info: TUM JazzBand

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