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Winter School with focus on computer science, information technology and engineering

The three-week program introduces you to the latest break-throughs in electrical engineering, computer science and information technology. The program combines a series of lectures held by outstanding scientists of TUM with guest speakers from industry. As part of a group of young students, you are given the opportunity to familiarize yourself with current trends in German research and exchange experience with fellow paticipants. Study of the German language, cultural immersion in everyday life in Germany and visits to high-tech locations in and around Munich (e.g. Siemens, BMW or Audi) round off the program.

Facts and Figures

Next course: January 23rd - February 12th 2017

  • Main emphasis: Computer science, engineering and information technology (academics)
  • Target group: International students of computer science and engineering with a strong interest in science. Students should have completed their first year of bachelor's study 
  • Pre­requisite: Fluency in English
  • Fees: 
  • 2400€ for international students
  • 2250€ for national students (without German language course)
  • Application period: August 1st - October 31st 2016
  • Accommodation: shared room in a hostel in the city centre

Technical program

Experience innovation and state of the art technologies
Experience innovation and state of the art technologiesImage: Astrid Eckert
  • A series of interdisciplinary technical workshops in the fields of informatics and engineering
  • Visits to laboratories, insights into current research projects at TUM
  • Industry excursions to production locations such as BMW, Audi or KUKA Robotics

Course language: English
approx 50 hours, 4 ECTS points

German Language and Culture

Everything is difficult before it becomes easy - even the German language!
Everything is difficult before it becomes easy - even the German language!Image: Astrid Eckert
  • Group size up to 18 participants, beginners and advanced groups
  • Designed to improve communication skills and facilitate interaction in everyday life in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (A1-C1)
  • Full day of training in intercultural communication


Course language: German
Previous knowledge of German is not required
approx 35 hours, 2 ECTS points

Cultural and Free time program

Winter in Munich
Winter in MunichImage: Andreas Heddergott
  • Day trips (e.g. Neuschwanstein, Regensburg, Nuremberg or Salzburg)
  • Guided tour of Munich
  • Visits to museums (e.g. Deutsches Museum, art galleries like the famous Pinakotheken)
  • Cultural events (e.g. theater, cinema, opera)
  • Group activities such as international evening or sports in the English Garden

    Would you like to experience academic excellence at TUM and get to know Munich at the same time? Then do not hesitate to apply for one of our courses! Apply now

    Accommodation & Costs

    We will provide accommo­dation for the duration of the program. The program fee includes an all-inclusive package.

    Contact Summer School

    Student Service Center
    Student Advising & Prospective Student Programs

    Arcisstr. 21, room 0577A, building 0505 (map)
    80333 München

    Mr Zafer Sen

    Tel.: +49 89 289 22151

    Ms Catherina Mohr

    Tel.: +49 89 289 25424

    E-Mail: sommeruni@zv.tum.de

    Consultation by appoint­ment
    (phone or email)

    Contact Summer School

    Student Service Center
    Student Advising & Prospective Student Programs

    Arcisstr. 21, room 0577A, building 0505 (map)
    80333 München

    Mr Zafer Sen

    Tel.: +49 89 289 22151

    Ms Catherina Mohr

    Tel.: +49 89 289 25424

    E-Mail: sommeruni@zv.tum.de

    Consultation by appoint­ment
    (phone or email)

    Would you like to experience academic excellence at TUM and get to know Munich at the same time? Then do not hesitate to apply for one of our courses! Apply now

    Accommodation & Costs

    We will provide accommo­dation for the duration of the program. The program fee includes an all-inclusive package.