General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation TUM
Teachers 5,655
Students 35,892
Foreigners 19%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Dark blue and white
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
At home in Bavaria, successful in the world
Accreditation
• Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Bildung und Kultus, Wissenschaft und Kunst
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
• TU9
• Top Industrial Managers for Europe (TIME)
• German Institut of Science and Technology (GIST) - TUM-Asia
• EuroTech Universities alliance
• participant in the TEMPUS IV-programme
• partnership with King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
Rankings
World ranking40
Country ranking1
Academic Reputation67
Employer Reputation33
Quality of teaching78
International Faculty278
International Students208
Ranking in world by sphere
Engineering and Technology30
Life Sciences and Medicine75
Natural Science19
Social Sciences and Management216
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics151
Physics76
Chemistry14
Computer Science28
Cost of living in Munich, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 390 530
Food 200 403
Transportation 56 186
Communications and utilities 95 148
Clothing 28 104
Sports and leisure 26 105
Accommodation in Munich, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre394
Shared room in city centre535
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre662
1 bedroom apartment in city centre857
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking40
QS World University Rankings60
ARWU Academic Ranking51
Webometrics Ranking104
Alternative title
Russian Мюнхенский технический университет
Spanish Universidad Técnica de Múnich
Chinese 慕尼黑工业大学
Arabic جامعة ميونيخ التقنية
French Université technique de Munich
German Technische Universität München
Japanese ミュンヘン工科大学
Korean 뮌헨공과대학교
Portuguese Universidade Técnica de Munique

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Technical University Munich or Technische Universität München (TUM) - public higher education institution in Germany.

Technical University Munich - Description

The Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM) offers a wide range of studies in engineering, natural sciences, life and medical sciences and economics. TUM covers a wide spectrum of fundamental and applied research. The course program contains about 160 courses of study, 98% with bachelor and master degrees. TUM has drawn up double degree agreements with more than 20 universities and maintains partnerships with around 170 universities worldwide. Today TUM comprises thirteen faculties with about 37,000 students (about 20 percent of whom come from abroad), 475 professors and roughly 10,000 members of staff, academic and non-academic. TUM thus is well positioned along the value chain of creating new knowledge and know how. Since its inception in 1868, TUM established its reputation as a foremost academic institution with six nobel prizes and many other prestigious awards, making it repeatedly the Number One German Technical university in different rankings. From the German Science Council and the German Research Foundation TUM was awarded as one of the outstanding German research univiersities. Today, TUM counts not only the best German academics as its alumni, but also a great number of top executives of German industry. TUM commits itself to the mission statement of The Entrepreunerial University.

Bachelor - Technical University Munich

Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM) offers a wide range of studies in engineering, natural sciences, life and medical sciences and economics. TUM covers a wide spectrum of fundamental and applied research. The course program contains about 160 courses of study, 98% with bachelor and master degrees. TUM has drawn up double degree agreements with more than 20 universities and maintains partnerships with around 170 universities worldwide. Today TUM comprises thirteen faculties with about 37,000 students (more than 10 percent of whom come from abroad), 500 professors and roughly 10,000 members of staff, academic and non-academic. TUM thus is well positioned along the value chain of creating new knowledge and know how. Since its inception in 1868, TUM established its reputation as a foremost academic institution with six nobel prizes and many other prestigious awards, making it repeatedly the Number One German Technical Uiversity in different rankings. From the German Science Council and the German Research Foundation TUM was awarded as one of the outstanding German research univiersities. Today, TUM counts not only the best German academics as its alumni, but also a great number of top executives of German industry. TUM commits itself to the mission statement of The Entrepreunerial University.

Description of Technical University Munich

Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM) is one of Europe’s leading universities. It has roughly 500 professors, 9,000 academic and non-academic staff (including those at the university hospital “Rechts der Isar”), and 36,000 students. It focuses on the engineering sciences, natural sciences, life sciences, medicine, and economic sciences. After winning numerous awards, it was selected as an “Elite University” in 2006 by the Science Council (Wissenschaftsrat) and the German Research Foundation (DFG). The university’s global network includes an outpost in Singapore. TUM is dedicated to the ideal of a top-level research based entrepreneurial university

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Aerospace Engineering
Bachelor Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences
Bachelor Architecture
Bachelor Automotive and Combustion Engine Technology
Bachelor Biochemistry
Bachelor Bioinformatics
Bachelor Biology
Bachelor Bioprocess Engineering
Bachelor Brewing and Beverage Technology
Bachelor Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor Civil Engineering
Bachelor Conservation - Restoration Art Technology Conservation Science
Bachelor Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Bachelor Energy and Process Engineering
Bachelor Engineering Science
Bachelor Environmental Engineering
Bachelor Food Technology and Biotechnology
Bachelor Forest Science and Resource Management
Bachelor Geodesy and Geoinformation
Bachelor Geosciences
Bachelor Informatics
Bachelor Informatik: Games Engineering
Bachelor Information Systems
Bachelor Landscape Architecture and Planning
Bachelor Management and Technology (TUM-BWL)
Bachelor Mathematics
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering and Management
Bachelor Mechatronics and Information Technology
Bachelor Medical Technology and Engineering
Bachelor Molecular Biotechnology
Bachelor Nuclear Technology
Bachelor Nutritional Science
Bachelor Physics
Bachelor Product Development and Design
Bachelor Production and Logistics
Bachelor Scientific Principles of Sports
Bachelor Teaching at Academic Secondary Schools - Scientific Education (Part 1)
Bachelor Teaching at Vocational Schools - Vocational Education Agriculture (Part 1)
Bachelor Teaching at Vocational Schools - Vocational Education Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (Part 1)
Bachelor Teaching at Vocational Schools - Vocational Education Health and Health Care Science (Part 1)
Bachelor Teaching at Vocational Schools - Vocational Education Metal Engineering (Part 1)
Bachelor Teaching at Vocational Schools - Vocational Education Nutrition and Home Economics (EH) Part 1
Bachelor Teaching at Vocational Schools - Vocational Education Structural Engineering (Part 1) Masters Degree Programs
Bachelor Advanced Construction and Building Technology
Bachelor Advanced Materials Science (Elite graduate program)
Bachelor Aerospace Engineering (GIST-TUM Asia)
Bachelor Agricultural Sciences
Bachelor Agrimanagement
Bachelor Applied and Engineering Physics
Bachelor Automotive Software Engineering
Bachelor Biomedical Computing (BMC)
Bachelor Biophysics
Bachelor Building Materials, Construction Chemicals and Repair
Bachelor Cartography
Bachelor ClimaDesign (Executive)
Bachelor Communications Engineering
Bachelor Computational Mechanics (with Elite graduate program)
Bachelor Computational Science and Engineering (with Elite graduate program)
Bachelor Condensed Matter Physics
Bachelor Consumer Affairs
Bachelor Energy Efficient and Sustainable Building
Bachelor Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology
Bachelor Environment Planning and Engineering Ecology
Bachelor ESPACE-Earth Oriented Space Science and Technology
Bachelor Finance and Information Management - FIM (Elite graduate program)
Bachelor Forest and Wood Science
Bachelor Horticultural Science
Bachelor Industrial Biotechnology
Bachelor Industrial Chemistry (GIST-TUM Asia)
Bachelor Industrial Design
Bachelor Industrial Engineer (TUM-WIN)
Bachelor Integrated Circuit Design (GIST-TUM Asia)
Bachelor Intellectual Property and Competition Law
Bachelor Land Management and Land Tenure (Executive)
Bachelor Landscape Architecture
Bachelor Mathematical Finance and Actuarial Science
Bachelor Mathematics in Bioscience
Bachelor Mathematics in Operations Research (OR)
Bachelor Mathematics in Science and Engineering
Bachelor MBA (Executive) - field of study: Communication and Leadership
Bachelor MBA (Executive) - field of study: Innovation and Business Creation
Bachelor Microelectronics (GIST-TUM Asia)
Bachelor Movement and Health in Human Development
Bachelor Nuclear, Particle and Astrophysics
Bachelor Pharmaceutical Bioprocess Engineering
Bachelor Philosophy of Science and Technology
Bachelor Power Engineering
Bachelor Renewable Resources
Bachelor Robotics, Cognition, Intelligence
Bachelor Software Engineering (Elite graduate program)
Bachelor Sustainable Resource Management
Bachelor Systems of Information and Multimedia Technology - SIM (Elite graduate program)
Bachelor Teaching at Academic Schools - Scientific Education (Part 2)
Bachelor Teaching at Vocational Schools Agriculture Master
Bachelor Transport and Logistics (GIST-TUM Asia)
Bachelor Transportation Systems Doctoral Programs
Bachelor Doctorate within a structured program at TUM
Bachelor Individual doctorate at TUM
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