Those who come to TUM from abroad can expect a warm welcome. In conjunction with the university, the student association ESN TUMi München offers a more wide-ranging program than any other university in Germany. President Lukas Heddendorp, who is studying for a masters degree in informatics, has plenty of experience as a foreign student.
Studying at the Technical University of Munich
The Technical University of Munich (TUM) combines academic education at the cutting edge of current research with a lifelong commitment to education and an entrepreneurial mindset. Its unique range of disciplines includes engineering, natural sciences, life sciences, medicine, political and social sciences as well as management. As one of eleven German Universities of Excellence, it is one of the most renowned technical universities globally.
Current Information – Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2
As of 3 April 2022, the 3G requirement and compliance checks cease to apply.
Pending further information on the extension of the mask requirement, we urgently and emphatically recommend the use of FFP2 masks on all TUM premises where the minimum distance of 1.5 meters cannot be maintained.
Examination deadlines: study progress checks are extended again in winter semester 2021/22.
- Please be sure to check our info-website on current measures regularly for updates.
Bringing greenery to offices, setting up a recycling center or installing water fountains: Jonathan Bauer and Adrian Heider have a lot of ideas on ways to integrate ecological and social sustainability into campus life. For the past four years, the two students have led the Green Office at Campus Straubing – the first of its kind at any TUM location.
Quantum technologies, sustainability management and additive manufacturing – the TUM Institute for LifeLong Learning is launching several new part-time certificate programs.
What are the prerequisites to study successfully? What career prospects do fields of study open up for me? How do I find an apartment at my place of study? Anyone looking for the right university and the right degree program for them has many questions. At TUM's annual study orientation event they can find answers. The next Study Info Days will take place online from March 14 to 18.
Marcel Schneuer, who is studying Politics & Technology at TUM, is the Thuringia state poetry slam champion. How much time should he put into his hobby? Is there a job where he can combine both worlds – poetry slams and politics?