Here we would like to inform you about the scholarship for international students.
Please note: The results for the summerterm 2020 will be sent out at the end of june.
TUM awards scholarships for international students funded through budget resources from the Bavarian government.
It is a one-time financial aid between €500 and €1,500 per semester. You can reapply every semester.
who are not eligible for BAföG due to their nationality (see §8 BAföG)
as of 3rd semester in their bachelor‘s studies
as of 2nd semester in their master’s studies (or as of 1st semester in their master’s studies, if the bachelor degree has been completed at TUM)
submission of the bachelor's thesis or master's thesis not before 30 June (summer term) and 31 December (winter term)
Merit: good academic records
Proven need: There is no need, if the applicant has more monthly income at his/her disposal than the necessity for students according to§13 i.V.m §13a BAföGas last amended.
low parents' income
During the leave of absence the scholarship won´t be paid. You can find futher Information about the scholarship for studying with a child at the Studentenhilfe München.
Application period summer semester 2020:
15 April 2020 – 30 April 2020
Documents for the application
Please prepare the following documents for upload (pdf files):
Motivational letter Please explain your financial status (100-200 words in English or German)
TUM grade report (can be downloaded from TUMonline) because of the current situation - Bachelor or Masterstudents of the 3rd or higher semester can upload the Transcript of records of the summer term 19 - Master students of the 2nd semester can upload their Bachelor degree in german or english. If it´s a foreign degree, please also upload the VPD from uni-assist
not older than one semester (Recommendations issued in the previous semester are valid for this application)
Proof of applicant’s income
bank statements of the last three months of all German bank accounts (winter term: 01 July - 30 September and summer term: 01 January - 31 March) If there are incoming payments, please explain directly on the bank account statement what kind of payment it is (for example: salary, parents support, scholarship, loan...)
and further documents if applicable (work contract, internship contract, scholarship notification, loan contract, BAföG notification, etc.)
Proof of parents‘ income or proof of income of spouse if applicable
if not in German or English language, a certified German translation is requiredby a sworn translator (with official seal!)
not older than one year
The online form cannot be saved.
Only complete applications can be accepted.
If you or your lecturer hand in the recommendations later, the deadline (15 November / 15 May) must be adhered to.