Academic Coaching

During your studies there are times when not everything runs as smoothly as planned. Sometimes you do not pass an exam, other times the sheer amount of learning material seems unmanageable, or time is running out.

We support you in all situations where you are not making the progress in your studies that you would like. Our team advises you in challenging times – so that you can successfully get through your semester and your studies.

Talk to us!

We are here to support you during  these challenging times. Therefore, please contact us as usual by e-mail for any issues you might want to discuss: coaching@cst.tum.de

We are happy to arrange a coaching session by phone, videochat, or in person at the Munich campus. 

Peter Orre
Dr. Mirjam Uchronski, Marein Orre, Kirsten Bannert, Raphael Müller-Hotop and Barbara Vierthaler

Reasons for an academic coaching can be

  • General learning difficulties
  • Language and cultural hurdles
  • Feelings of self-doubt and of being overwhelmed by the workload
  • Stress and anxiety in exam situations
  • Lack of motivation and willpower
  • Procrastination issues
  • Feelings of being on your own

All topics that you discuss with us will of course be treated confidentially. We are subject to professional secrecy.

Our formats

Individual coaching: In the coaching sessions we take the time to analyze your learning behavior and to develop individual solutions for your success in your studies. Further information and registration at coachingspam prevention@cst.tum.de.

Workshops: Our courses in the area of personality development & self-management are aimed at all students who want to improve their learning behavior and their effectiveness. You will have the opportunity to reflect on your learning behavior and develop new strategies. To the program

Check-in bachelor’s and master’s thesis: 3–5 students and a coach meet online on a weekly basis for an hour to discuss the goals for the next week and to exchange ideas about the challenges of writing the thesis. If you are interested, write to coachingspam prevention@cst.tum.de. (The current group is in German, if there is enough interest, we will start an English language group.)

NEW: Managing Your Studies Successfully: Self-management in Challenging Times (online course). Further information and registration

FAQ: Frequently asked questions about coaching

Contact Academic Coaching

Kirsten Bannert, Raphael Müller-Hotop, Marein Orre and Barbara Vierthaler

Academic Coaching
TUM Center for Study and Teaching

Arcisstr. 21
80333 Munich
coaching@cst.tum.de

Student Advising and Information Services

+ 49 89 289 22245 
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Personal advising sessions with General Student Advising by appointment.

Service Desk

Campus Munich
Arcisstraße 21, Room 0144
80333 München

Monday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Wednesday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

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