Staff

The faculty of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) comprises more than 500 professors. This number has risen significantly since 2006 – the year it was named one of Germany’s first three Universities of Excellence. In 2005, the university had 399 professors.

10,241 members of staff

(Number of people, as of Dec 1, 2017)

StaffFemaleInternational
Employees*
10,241
4,312
1,674
Professors**506
(university hospital: 59)
87
(university hospital: 8)
81
(university hospital: 5)
thereof C4/W3**3183940
thereof C3/W2**1874841
thereof C2/W1**100
Academic staff
(without professors)
6,459
(university hospital: 1,508)
2,275
(university hospital: 750)
1,376
(university hospital: 198)
Non-academic staff
(without university hospital)
3,2761,950217

* Salaried employees at TUM on full- or part-time contracts, whereby their occupation at TUM classifies as their main professional engagement.
** The numbers of faculty members in this table do not include those appointed in cooperation with external institutions.

548 professors

(Number of people, as of Dec 1, 2017)

This number comprises all faculty members, and includes professors who were appointed by the university in cooperation with an external institution, and who are financed through this institution (e.g. Helmholtz Association).

42 professors appointed in cooperation with external research institutions

(Number of people, as of Dec 1, 2017)

ProfessorsFemaleInternational
Total
42
13
12
thereof C4/W32945
thereof C3/W21397

This number includes professors who were appointed by TUM in cooperation with an external institution, and who are financed through this institution (e.g. Helmholtz Association).

Detailed statistics reports "TUM in Zahlen"

"TUM in Zahlen 2015" (PDF, 610 KB) – in German

Archived reports since 2006

Contact

Corporate Communications Center
Technical University of Munich
Arcisstr. 21
D-80333 Munich
Tel. +49 89 289 22778
Fax +49 89 289 23388
presse@tum.de

www.tum.de/presse