Teaching Awards

A central component in promoting a culture of teaching and learning at TUM is the awarding of good teaching. Teaching must be attractive, and every personal teaching portfolio should also have an impact on an academic career. Teaching awards are an important signal that good teaching counts for something. Find out here which prizes are available, how you can apply, and who has already been successful so far.

Ernst Otto Fischer Teaching Award

The award honors innovative and successful teaching projects and recognizes the commitment of outstanding teaching staff.

Prize for Good Teaching

With this award, the Bavarian State Ministry for Science and the Arts honors the work of the best Bavarian lecturers.

Ars legendi Awards

The Stifterverband awards the Ars legendi Prize for excellent academic teaching as well as the Ars legendi Department Awards.

Teaching Awards of the Departments and Schools

Each year, TUM's departments and schools award their own teaching awards to lecturers who have demonstrated a special commitment to teaching.