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

Welcome Summer 2016

Are you a newcomer at TUM in the Summer Semester 2016? Would you like to benefit from the experiences of your fellow students? Then TUM’s Welcome Summer event is 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 tipps. We look forward to meeting you there!


Please register online for the events!


April 4, 2016 | 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Kick-Off Event

  • What TUM students say…

We would like to invite you to the Kick-Off event at Vorhoelzer Forum on the main campus.
TUM students will share their experiences of their first couple of months of study at TUM. Afterwards, you can socialize with fellow students and finish off with some refreshments.


Munich through the eyes of a student born in Munich
Philipp Rinner, Master Management for Natural Scientists

Food, friends and Munich
Aishwarya Ravindran, Master Power Engineering

Living in Germany on a budget and succeeding it
Andrés Felipe Mahecha, Master Sustainable Ressource Management

How fast can I write an exam at TUM?
Faris Hamadto, Master Power Engineering

Job opportunities as a student
Yang Dai, Master Informatics

Shape your university! - Projects of the Student Representation
Philipp Rinner, AStA (Student Councils)

  • Speed-friending und Buffet

Venue: Vorhoelzer Forum, Arcisstraße 21, 5th floor

April 5, 2016 | 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

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

Studying in a foreign country is exciting and challenging at once. This lecture reveals cultural specialties 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
Target group: international students new to TUM
Language: English

Venue: 0501.EG.120

April 7, 2016 | 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Meeting Point Music – „Where words leave off, music begins“

For students who love music and are looking for new contacts. Come to our Meeting Point Music, get to know your fellow students and receive first-hand information on different music groups and ensembles in Munich.

The following ensembles will be present:

After the introduction session you will have time to talk to other students while enjoying free coffee and cake.

Venue: 0501.EG.120

Advising and Information

Service Desk
Student Service Center

Arcisstr. 21
80333 München
You’ll find us here

Office hours:
Mon-Thu 9 - 12 
and 1 - 4 
Fri 9  - 12  


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We are available by phone at the following times:
Mon 9  - 12
Tue - Thu 1  - 4
Fri 9 - 12 

Please be sure to include your applicant or enrollment number on all correspondence.

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