It’s not easy to find a place to live in Munich – but it’s not impossible either! The Technical University of Munich (TUM) supports students and staff in their search for accommodation, providing personal advice, in-house listings and useful information to ensure that you can quickly find a place to call your own.
Finding accommodation is an essential topic when you move to a new city. During these sessions, we will give you some useful tips – e.g. how to look for and apply for an advertised apartment, how to contact the property owner/manager, how to master German bureaucracy, register at the Residence Registration Office, etc.
Most of the student halls of residence are run by the Munich Student Union (Studierendenwerk München Oberbayern). There are also halls run by social and private organizations. The university itself does not run any halls of residence. Halls of residence
Room, apartment, shared flat: Most TUM students and employees find their accommodation privately. Many have made friends for life by opting for a shared flat (known as a WG in German). Private accomodation