Organizing your Studies

You want to know what you need to do before you start your studies? Are you looking for the statutes for your degree program? Would you like to pay the student fees for the next semester, re-enroll, take a leave of absence or change your degree program? Would you like to find out how to register for or deregister from exams? Would you like to receive your semester ticket and student card? Here you will find all the information you need.

Getting Organized

Before you can start your studies, there are some things to take care of. Here you will find the most important tips.

Key Words Concerning your Studies

APSO, FPSO and ECTS? Here you will find explanations of the most important terms related to your studies.


TUMonline is the central platform for your entire study administration – from application, course and exam registration tograduation documents.

Statutes & Regulations

Here you will find all statutes and regulations that form the legal framework for your studies at TUM.

Course Offerings

All information about the courses offered by your department or school and the possibility to register for courses is available in TUMonline.

Student Card & MediCard

The Student Card is your student ID card with a variety of different functions. Students of the TUM School of Medicine receive the MediCard.

Semester Ticket

Students in Munich receive the semester ticket for local public transport in the entire network of the Munich Transport and Tariff Association (MVV).

Change of Degree Program

Here you will find all the information about changing your degree program.

Student Fees Payment

If you wish to continue your studies, you must pay the student fees by the respective deadline. Here you will find all the necessary information.


Here you will find information about re-enrollment after disenrollment from the university.

Withdrawing from Studies

Here you find out what you have to know if you want to withdraw from your studies at TUM.

Leave of Absence

You can take time off for important reasons for a certain period during your studies.

Stays Abroad

There are numerous programs at TUM to enable students to study abroad for some time.