Welcome Winter

Will you start your studies at TUM in the Winter Semester? Would you like to share experiences with fellow newcomers and students at your new university? In October, we offer several events and activities that will prepare you for your upcoming student life at TUM.

The next Welcome Winter program will take place at the beginning of the Winter Semester in October 2020.

The service fair Fit for TUM from October 5th to October 9th  2020 is the perfect place for newcomer students to find information on all topics concerning your student life at TUM. You can inform yourself online about financial aid, accommodation and living in Munich, sports, student associations and much more.

Review: Program 2019

Welcome Workshop | 8 October 2019

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 and 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 the TUM General Student Advising (Nicola Theuring-Gedik, Corina Veselý)
  • Date: October 8th 2019, 09:00 – 13:00 h
  • Venue: TUM Munich city campus, Arcisstraße 21, room 1229
  • Language: English


Intercultural Jump-Start | 11 October 2019

"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 (Dr. Stefan Schmid)

  • Date: October 11th 2019, 14:00 - 17:00 h
  • Venue: Munich city campus, Arcisstraße 21, room 0999 (room behind StuCafé Audimax)
  • Language: English