Students on their way to TUM (Image: Eckert)
Students on their way to TUM (Image: Eckert)

Welcome Summer

Are you a newcomer at TUM in the summer semester? Would you like to benefit from the experiences of your fellow students? Then TUM’s Welcome Summer events are the place to be! In the week before the semester starts you can learn more about student life in Munich, get to know other students and get useful tips. We look forward to meeting you there!

Program 2019

April 12, 2019 | 10:00 - 14:00

Welcome Workshop

Get ready for your start at TUM and in Germany

What can help me to organize my life at a German university? How can I communicate with government agencies, university administrators and more? How can I meet new people and find my way around in daily life?

Let’s talk about challenging, intercultural situations and we will tell you about contact persons at the university and for daily life in Munich.

  • Interactive workshop offered by TUM General Student Advising (Nicola Theuring-Gedik, Corina Veselý)
  • Language: English
  • Please note: This interactive workshop is limited to 16 places. Please register for this workshop only if you are assured of your attendance.

Venue: Munich city campus, Arcisstraße 21, room 1221

Online registration: Please register online for this event and fill in the online application completely. You can find the link for online registration here shortly.

April 16, 2019 | 14:00 - 18:00

Icebreaker Session

We would like to invite you to our icebreaker session at Vorhoelzer Forum on the downtown campus. TUM students will share their experiences of their student life at TUM. Afterwards, you can socialize with fellow students and chat over a coffee.

Program:

  • What TUM students say....

Student stories and tips about student life at TUM

  • Interactive campus tour
  • Get-together and buffet

Venue: Munich city campus, Arcisstrasse 21, Vorhoelzer Forum

Online registration: Please register online for this event. You can find the link for online registration here shortly.

April 17, 2019 | 13:00 - 16:00

Intercultural Jump Start

"They don't mean it like that" - how to understand German university life

Studying in a foreign country is both exciting and challenging at the same time. This lecture reveals cultural characteristics in Germany. You will get intercultural advice and recommendations that will help you to survive at a German university.

Intercultural lecture

  • Trainer: Dr. Stefan Schmid
  • Language: English

Venue: Munich city campus, Arcisstrasse 21, building 0505, room 0544 (entrance from Luisenstrasse)

Online registration: Please register online for this event. You can find the link for online registration here shortly.

Info Session: Finding Accommodation

During the info sessions, you can get useful tips on how to find accommodation.

Find current dates for the info sessions in German and in English language on the website of TUM accommodation support.