Entrance to the City Campus in Munich
Entrance to the City Campus in MunichImage: Astrid Eckert

Dies academicus – the annual academic celebration

Staff, students and alumni of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) come together every december to celebrate this traditional university event – the "dies academicus". This event gives the university the opportunity to look back over the past year and honor individual achievements in research, highlight up-and-coming research talents and reward employees for their excellent work.

150 years of TUM – Culture of Excellence

Schedule 2017

Schedule for 2018 will be announced by Winter Semester 2018.

Opening address

  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Wolfgang A. Herrmann, President of the university

Celebratory lecture: "Inspired to build"

Academic awards

Address of the student representative

  • Paul Maroldt, student representative in the TUM Senate and the TUM Board of Trustees



Jessica Weller
Office of the President