A colourful start into your new studies at TUM
A colourful start into your new studies at TUMImage: georgerudy - Fotolia

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.

Program calendar 2018

The service fair Fit for TUM on October 8th 2018 is the perfect place for newcomer students to find information on all topics concerning your student life at TUM. You can inform yourself about financial aid, accommodation and living in Munich, sports, student associations and much more.

Intercultural Jump-Start | 12 October 2018 | 2 November 2018

"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.

This lecture is offered at two dates.

Intercultural lecture (Dr. Stefan Schmid)

  • Date: 12.10.2018, 14:00 - 17:00 h OR 02.11.2018, 14:00 - 17:00 h
  • Venue: TUM downtown campus,  buliding 0505, room 0534 (ground floor), entrance from Luisenstraße
  • Language: English
  • Online registration: registration is already closed.

Welcome to Bavaria: Bairisch tanzen | 19 October 2018

Bavarian dance workshop

Get to know the Bavarian culture and lifestyle by learning how to dance in a traditional Bavarian style. In a relaxed atmosphere, you will learn different movements from Magnus Kaindl, an expert who is also dance master at one of Munich's famous events, the Kocherlball. 

The workshop is suitable for everyone - no previous dancing skills or special clothes are needed.

  • Date: 19.10.2018, 17:00 h
  • Venue: TUM downtown campus, room 0009
  • Language: English
  • Online registration: registration is already closed.

Newcomer weekend | 26 - 28 October 2018

You would like to connect with fellow students new at TUM who have similar study-oriented interests as you have? Then join our newcomer weekend on October 26th - 28th 2018! During the weekend you will have specialized workshops as well as socializing activities. Find more information on the weekend on the German version of the website: Newcomer-Wochenende