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Technische Universität München
Standort Innenstadt

Arcisstraße 21
80333 München
Telephone: +49 89 289-01


This University is also featured in the U-Multirank world university rankings.


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Kind of Institution and funding body University, public
Year of foundation 1868
Total number of Students 40,196
Students at this campus 19,082
Semester contribution 129,40 €
Public transport ticket is included.
Tuition fees There are no study fees.
Opening hours central student counselling please see university website (link below)
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Special features library TUM scientific information centre with 9 sub-libraries; over 2 million media, 360 opening days a year, 1,800 user workstations, occasional opening hours until midnight; certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001; Research support; bibliometric analyses; TUM. University Press; mediaTUM media server; Software development & hosting; Office of the International Association of University Libraries; special focus on the electronic media offer: 42,700 e-journals, 2,400 databases, 159,000 e-books; Consulting, courses and user training. more information »
Foreign language courses There is a foreign language centre. English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian,Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Turkish, Arabic, Dutch, Swedish, Hebrew, Danish, Korean, German as a Foreign Language, Norwegian, German more information »
Special features University Sports The university offers its own sports programme. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. All students and employees of Munich's state universities can take part in the Munich university sports. In addition, various non-state universities, institutions and groups have been granted eligibility. Around 90 sports, including badminton, baseball, basketball, bridge, football, golf, handball, hockey, wheelchair basketball, tennis, volleyball, climbing, fitness / health sports (yoga, Pilates, aerobics, aquapower), physical fitness, martial arts ( aikido, boxing, fencing, karate, self-defence, tae kwon do), dance (ballet, capoeira, hip hop, wheelchair dance, salsa, standard / latin, Zumba), recreational sports (acrobatics, juggling / unicycle, parkour), gymnastics, athletics, water sports (canoeing, rowing, sailing, swimming, diving, underwater hockey), alpine skiing, free ride, snowboarding, ice hockey, horse riding. The program is open for: Students of all higher education institutions in Munich. 90 Sports from A like aerobics to Y like yoga. In addition to the superb, extensive and extremely varied sports programme, performance-oriented students can participate in the central university sport competition programme, from the German University Championships to the student European and World championships, including the World Student Games, the world's second largest sports event after the Olympic Games. more information »
Medicine, Health Science 18%
Natural Sciences, Mathematics 2%
Law, Economic and Social Sciences 25.7%
Humanities, Languages 0.1%
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science) 48.3%
Other studies 5.9%
Bachelor's degree 41.8%
Master's degree 40.2%
Teacher qualification degree 5.3%
Pre-Bologna degrees 9.3%
Other types of degrees 3.4%

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Last update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.