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Founded in 1868, the Technische Universität München (Technical University of Munich) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Munich (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Bavaria. This institution also has branch campuses in Garching bei München, Freising, Heilbronn, Staubing, Weihenstephan and Singapore. Officially recognized by the Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst (Bavarian State Ministry for Science and Art), Technische Universität München (TUM) is a very large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational German higher education institution. Technische Universität München (TUM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. The acceptance rate range is 100% making this German higher education organization a non-selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. TUM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Technische Universität München's Control Typepublic


Technische Universität München's Entity Typenon-profit


Technische Universität München' Size by Total Enrollmentvery large-sized


Technische Universität München's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenon-selective

University Identity

Name (English) Technical University of Munich
Acronym TUM
Founded 1868
Motto Die unternehmerische Universität
The Entrepreneurial University
Colours Dark blue and white

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University Location

Address Arcisstrasse 21
80333 Bavaria
Technische Universität München's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Technische Universität München Phone Number +49 (89) 289 01
Technische Universität München Fax Number +49 (89) 289 22000
Other locations Garching bei München, Freising, Heilbronn, Staubing, Weihenstephan and Singapore

Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Technische Universität München's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Technische Universität München's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Technische Universität München's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Technische Universität München.

Technische Universität München: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Technische Universität München's admission information.

Technische Universität München's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Technische Universität München's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Technische Universität München a selective admission policy? None, open admission policy.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Technische Universität München's acceptance rate range is 100% making this institution a non-selective higher education institution.

Technische Universität München's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Technical University of Munich has more than 12200 international students.

Technische Universität München's Admission Office Admission Office

Arcisstrasse 21 (Immatrikulationsamt)
Munich 80333
(89) 289 22244

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Technische Universität München.

Technische Universität München's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Technische Universität München has an enrollment range of 30,000-34,999 students making it a very large-sized institution.

Technische Universität München's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 800-899 academic employees (Faculty).

Technische Universität München's Control Type Control Type

Technische Universität München is a public higher education institution.

Technische Universität München's Entity Type Entity Type

Technische Universität München is a non-profit higher education institution.

Technische Universität München's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Technische Universität München's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Technische Universität München does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Technische Universität München's main facilities:

Technische Universität München's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Technische Universität München's Library

Technische Universität München's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Technische Universität München's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

Technische Universität München's Institutional Hospital Institutional Hospital

This institution has an institutional hospital that is owned and operated by the university. Institutional hospitals are typically affiliated with medical schools and provide a range of medical services to patients, while also serving as a teaching hospital for medical students and residents.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Technische Universität München's main services:

Technische Universität München's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Technische Universität München's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Technische Universität München's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Technische Universität München's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Technische Universität München's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Technische Universität München's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Technische Universität München is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst

Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Technische Universität München's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
  • TU9 German Institutes of Technology e. V. (TU9)
  • Top Industrial Managers for Europe (TIME)
  • TUM-Asia
  • EuroTech Universities Alliance

Academic Structure


Most higher education institutions' first-level academic divisions are, depending on the country, one of the following...

  • Colleges
  • Faculties
  • Schools
  • Institutes
  • Academies
  • Departments
  • Divisions
  • Centers

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and fields of study a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.

Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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