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TUM: Take our Advice

Students can take advantage of our advisory services throughout their studies, and even after them. Before you start, we can help you determine the course of study best suited to your needs and wishes, find ways to finance your education, or identify available housing opportunities. While attending the TUM, experienced psychologists are available to help you deal with personal issues or offer advice regarding a disability or family situation. Once you have completed your last examination and have your degree in hand, our counselors can also assist you with your career plans.

Hotline and Service Desk

You are interested in studying at TUM, have already applicated or have questions regarding your current studies? Then contact us via mail, phone or in person at our Service Desk.

Further information: Hotline and Service Desk

Student Advising

General Student Advising

The TUM General Student Advising supports prospective students in determining the course of study best suited to their needs and wishes. In addition, we support current students in dealing with the various challenges of their study.

Advice for Students - from Students

When issues and problems arise while studying, it is often easier to talk with fellow students. The departmental student council offers fellow students advisory services that can help solve many issues as they arise during your studies at the TUM. Advice for Students from Students

Psychological Counseling

If the stress and pressure of studying becomes too great or if you become overburdened with personal issues, a confidential conversation with a professional psychologist is often helpful. This page contains important points of contact for help in such situations. Psychological Counseling

Further advisory services

Student Financial Aid

Apart from tuition fees, other expenses such as rent, food, study materials and leisure activities must be met as well. That means you likely have questions about ways to finance your TUM education. Read further to get the important facts about student and tuition fee loans, scholarships and job opportunities. Student Financial Aid


Are you looking for an apartment, a room in a shared apartment, or living quarters in student housing? We have compiled a variety of tips and links to help you find a place to live. Accommodations in Munich

TUM Career Service

For questions regarding current developments in the job market, potential career paths in research and industry and much more, undergraduates, graduates and doctoral students can take advantage of the consultation services offered by career services. Alumni & Career

International Students

Are you interested in studying in Germany or are you already living in Munich? The Student Service Center (SSZ) provides advice and support before and during your studies at the TUM. International Students

Female Student Counseling

During freshmen orientation or as part of career counseling for female members of the TUM community, women students can meet with experienced counselors who are available to provide advice and assistance. Contact persons and contact information can be found at TUM.Diversity.

Barrier-Free Education

Students with disabilities or chronic illnesses must often overcome a variety of hurdles as a part of everyday university life. The service center for students with disabilities and chronic illnesses is your starting point for questions regarding living quarters, mobility, technology-based learning aids and much more. Barrier-Free Education

Students with Families

If you have children or provide care for dependents with special needs, this page lists important contacts who can support you in reconciling your university studies and family obligations. Students with Families