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TUM offers 165 courses of study, with nearly 30 English-language Master's programs.Image: Andreas Heddergott

Studying at TUM?

Technische Universität München (TUM) is one of the largest technical universities in Germany and one of the most nationally and internationally renowned academic institutions. TUM offers 172 courses of stu­dy, with nearly 30 English-language Master's programs. 40,124 students are enrolled in the TUM's 14 departments, with international students accounting for about 24% of the student body.

The scientific curriculum at Technische Universität München (TUM) includes courses in natural sciences, engineering, medicine, life sciences and social sciences. Teaching and research are carried out in three locations: Munich, Garching and Weihenstephan. Degree programs offered at TUM

Who knows what it's really like on campus? What do the terms "teaching" and "research" really mean? And can I try it out? We offer many possibilities to shadow life at TUM before applying for study. ExploreTUM is our way of connecting schools with the university. More

Student Advising for Undecided Students

Are you having trouble deciding on a course of study, or are you unsure of whether the TUM is the right university for you? We'd be delighted to help you choose the right path!

TUM's central Student Advising Service is an important point of contact for students and applicants. The TUM Student Advising Service offers personalized advice by telephone or in person on the following topics:

  • TUM degree programs
  • The structure of specific programs and areas of specialization
  • Student orientation
  • Application and acceptance
  • Admission without a school-leaving certificate
  • Transitioning from a Bachelor's to a Master's program
  • Changing programs or terminating studies
  • Dual degrees

Departmental Advising on Courses of Study and Testing

studium MINT and studium naturale acquaint you with TUM and provide insight into TUM’s schools and departments. The programs are designed to help participants make an informed decision about their choice of bachelor’s program, as well as to facilitate later entry into a degree program. 

studium MINTstudium naturale
Start of programsummer semester (April)winter semester (Oktober)
Duration1 semester2 semesters
Primary locationGarching-ForschungszentrumWissenschaftszentrum Weihenstephan
Disciplinary focusengineering and technical sciencesnatural and life sciences

Contact Student Advising

Where to find us:
Campus Munich,
Arcisstr. 21, Room 0144
80333 Munich

Contact our Student Advisors:
Consultation is possible in person or via phone. 

Appointments must be arranged by telephone in advance.