Technical University of Munich (TUM) established in 1868, is one of Europe’s top universities. It is committed to excellence in research and teaching, interdisciplinary education and the active promotion of promising young scientists. The university also forges strong links with companies and scientific institutions across the world. TUM was one of the first universities in Germany to be named a University of Excellence. In the international Shanghai Ranking (ARWU), TUM was rated the number one German university both in 2011 and 2012.
TUM was founded to provide the state of Bavaria with a center of learning dedicated to the natural sciences. It has played a vital role in Europe’s technological advancement and has the prestige of producing a number of Nobel Prize winners. Technical University of Munich has 13 faculties built on two key success factors – disciplinary excellence and interdisciplinary networking. The university's high placing in national and international university rankings underpins their claim to excellence.
Campus of Technical University of Munich –
TUM spans three large sites in Bavaria: Munich, Garching and Weihenstephan. These are home to the 13 Faculties and the university's most important research facilities. TUM is represented internationally today with locations of its own on three continents. At TUM, students will find an excellent study environment at the very cutting edge of scientific research.
Facilities at Technical University of Munich –
- Residence Halls
Faculties at Technical University of Munich –
- Faculty of Architecture
- Faculty of Center of Life and Food Sciences Weihenstephan
- Faculty of Chemistry
- Faculty of Civil Engineering and Surveying
- Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
- Faculty of Informatics
- Faculty of Mathematics
- Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
- Faculty of Medicine
- Faculty of Physics
- Faculty of Sport and Health Science
- Faculty of TUM School of Education
- Faculty of TUM School of Management
Student Life at Technical University of Munich –
There is more to life at Technical University of Munich (TUM) than lectures and exams. Their students find a variety of ways to immerse themselves in campus life. They organize festivals. They get involved in student bodies. They join music clubs or set up creative research projects. TUM actively encourages these character-building activities.