• TUMnet Community:

    Launch of the university's own social media platform

    Portraits multi-ethnischer Menschen auf Mobilgeräten
    TUMnet Community, the TUM's very own social media platform, will go live in May 2014. Connect with your fellow students and alumni, discuss specialist topics or share news and events! Also, the community might help you along career-wise by offering an opportunity to build and maintain a personal network.
  • 2014 Winter Olympics:

    Two TUM students in Sochi

    Julia Zorn und Laura Grasemann über den Dächern der Münchner Innenstadt
    German top athletes at TUM: In January, Laura Grasemann and Julia Zorn, both students, took part in the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. Laura is a mogul freestyle-skier and Julia plays forward for the women's National Ice Hockey Team. Studinews-reporter Verena Pongratz met up with the two athletes.
  • Coaching for Students:

    Strengthening self-competencies

    Portrait Bettina Hafner (Foto: Andreas Heddergott)
    Fears, anxieties or mental blocks – who could complete a course of studies without? Coaching can help self-help. Bettina Hafner and Kirsten Alexander, professional coaches at the Carl von Linde Akademie, train TUM students to cope with these demands. What does that mean exactly? An interview with Bettina Hafner:
  • Optimal use of resources:

    Learning how to learn

    Studenten beim gemeinsamen Lernen im Freien
    The university teaching team "ProLehre Lernkompetenzförderung" can help students to become more relaxed and better prepared for exams, to memorize more information from lectures and to strengthen one's motivation towards learning and studying.
  • Video Tutorial Portal:

    Advanced learning with video2brain

    If you didn't manage to get into a fully booked CAD course or if you want to create a poster with Adobe Illustrator but have no idea how to go about it, don't worry – TUM has a flexible advanced education offer for all students: www.video2brain.de
  • Data security:

    Alternatives to Doodle etc.

    Student mit Computertastatur umgeben von Begriffen der Datensicherheit
    Doodle for scheduling tasks within a project group, Dropbox for quick data exchange: These and other web services can be very helpful to get along with your studies. But is your data safe there? Are there any alternatives?
  • IT Idea Contest:

    Tired of boring IT security notices?

    Schriftzug auf Wand "It's so 1984"
    Are you tired of boring IT security notices such as "Remember to change your password regularly!" or "Use an anti-virus software!"? Help us to improve – you can win a personalized T-shirt! Take part in the IT-security awareness contest.