Students at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have given their university an excellent report card. For the rankings of the Center for Higher Education (CHE), they evaluated many different aspects of the study experience. TUM was among the leaders in every ranked subject area.
Teaching & Quality Management
Combining excellent research with excellent teaching – that is the aspiration of TUM. Teaching at our university is carried out according to the highest didactic and technical standards, oriented towards learning objectives and competency. In this way, students are introduced to scientific thinking and research in the best possible way.
Here you will find an overview of the didactic principles on which teaching at TUM is based, as well as assistance in designing courses and examinations.
At TUM, there are a variety of forums and competitions for innovative teaching formats, outstanding didactic concepts and the exchange on the latest developments.
At TUM, there are a number of regular events on the culture of teaching and learning that provide impetus for lecturing and space for discussion and exchange.
The goal of quality management is to design, establish and further develop attractive, challenging and internationally competitive degree programs.
Whether didactics, e-learning or evaluation – TUM offers a wide range of consulting and training services on all topics related to studying and teaching.
The Internationalization Language Services coordinates translations into English as well as (copy) editing, and provides the dict.tum terminology database.
Whether handouts on teaching and examinations, documents on accreditation or information on evaluation processes – here you will find all downloads related to studying and teaching.
Here you will find your contact persons at TUM Center for Study and Teaching – Qualitätsmanagement.
Here you will find your contact persons at ProLehre | Media und Didactics.
Blog “Studium und Lehre”
News: Teaching and Learning
A sustainable campus: to transform this ideal into something more concrete than a vision for the future, a committed group of students is breaking new ground – literally, and right in front of the Audimax in Munich. With "Plant a Seed" they want to turn the university into a seedbed for green growth. A participatory initiative in which teaching, research and active dialog on central issues of our society go hand in hand. And the raised beds on campus are just the beginning.
From interactive exhibitions to online content for children in lockdown: Jürgen Richter-Gebert strives to make abstract mathematical content visible, audible and easy to grasp. For his outstanding science communication, the DFG (German Research Foundation) and the Stifterverband have selected the Professor of Geometry and Visualization at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) as the winner of the Communicator Award 2021.
A computer scientist working on climate action and the common good economy; a medical scientist studying the basics of artificial intelligence; a biologist learning how to start her own business: TUM's new plug-in modules combine professional expertise with bigger picture thinking. The first courses in the new format will be offered in the summer semester.
Universities have a key role to play in digitalization and sustainability. Along with their function as innovation incubators and places where students learn about sustainable and digital development, they also act as role models. A new English lecture series will now explore how the Technical University of Munich (TUM) can promote sustainable digitalization and digital sustainability, conduct relevant research, and put the results into practice.