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Finding accommodation: Our services for international researchers

The Technical University of Munich (TUM) plays host to researchers from all over the world. We provide accommodation services to help them settle in as quickly as possible.

Programm "Mentoring for Scientists": Mentor und Mentee im Gespräch
International exchange (example illustration)Image: Astrid Eckert

Listings of commission-free accommodation for staff and students of TUM: Accommodation listings.

Blicks ins Treppenhaus des denkmalgeschützten Gästehauses der Technischen Universität München in Schwabing.
The university guesthouse is located close to the English Gardens.Image: Astrid Eckert / Andreas Heddergott

The university can offer a limited number of apartments to international visiting researchers: Guesthouses

Support and advice

Newly appointed professors

Integration Service: We provide support and advice for new professors searching for accommodation for themselves or their family. This is just one of the many services offered by our Munich Dual Career Office.

Postdocs and visiting professors

Welcome Center for International Researchers: We provide useful tips on finding an apartment in the greater Munich area. Our service team can also search for apartments on your behalf. We are in contact with property owners or managers who prefer to rent apartments to international researchers. Welcome Center for International Researchers

Doctoral Candidates

Accommodation Service of the TUM Graduate School: We help our international doctoral candidates look for accommodation while they are still in their home country. We also provide useful tips for those unfamiliar with apartment-hunting in Germany. TUM Graduate School: Welcome Office

Tips and info for your accommodation search

Would you prefer to organize your own accommodation? We can make your search easier with useful tips and links. Bear in mind that finding an apartment to rent in Munich can be difficult because the city is home to many third-level institutes and is also a busy economic hub. Living in Munich and surrounding areas

Childcare and more: overview of staff services

Find out about the many ways the university supports its employees.
Working at TUM: Staff services

For property owners and managers: have your apartment listed

Here you can advertise your apartment for free and reach staff and students at the Technical University of Munich. Apartment listings