Projects, Research |

Microgrid for the energy transition: Neighbors share solar power with each other

For six months, seven households in Dietfurt, Bavaria, traded self-generated solar power among themselves. The results of the BASE.V project at the Chair of Electrical Energy Storage Technology and…

Diversity, Research |

Diversity Q&A Series – Part 2

What does diversity, equality and inclusion mean to you? "Diversity, equality and inclusion (EDI) is the direction that all sectors need to pursue. In particular, in the field of manufacturing…

Projects, Research |

The hint with the LED display: humans and autonomized vehicles in road traffic

How can humans and autonomous vehicles communicate with each other when eye contact or hand signals are not possible? How can cyclists move safely in urban traffic when autonomous vehicles are on the…

Research |

New findings for TUM study on the 9 Euro Ticket A little over 50 euros acceptable for 9 Euro Ticket successor

The experimental "9 Euro Ticket" general transit pass has run its course and the calls for a successor pass are growing. A study conducted by the Technical University of Munich (TUM) accompanied more…

Projects, Study, Research |

AMC Summer School 2022 – Summer, sun, lake and future

The Collaborative Research Centre Transregio TRR 277 Additive Manufacturing in Construction (AMC) met at the end of July for an intensive research exchange at Lake Ammersee. For one week, the Haus der…


Explore and apply now for a place at the TUM School of Engineering and Design! Get to know more than 40 degree programs in the engineering sciences and architecture. more

Study organization

Information for students at a glance: from the first semester welcome and the organization of studies to exams, dates, statutes, living, learning and more.


Young academics will find the best prospects for research and careers with us, whether it be a doctorate, junior fellowship, tenure-track professorship, habilitation or honorary professorship. more

Our research impact

We are working to construct for the future, make mobility sustainable and improve production processes. more


The TUM School of Engineering and Design consolidates its expertise in eight departments. more

Work with us

We pride ourselves on our collaborative relationships with industry, from small local companies through to large international organisations. more

Key Competences

Whether scientific work, teamwork in projects or soft skills for studies and career: key competencies are in demand in all walks of life. The ZSK provides trainings that promote initiative, communication skills and the ability to work in a team. more


The Technical University of Munich regularly occupies the top positions in national and international university rankings. The study subjects and research facilities are popular and offer globally recognized quality and expertise. more


The TUM School of Engineering and Design is committed to creating an organizational culture and place of learning that respects, engages, and empowers all students, faculty and staff to do their best work. more

The TUM School of Engineering and Design (ED) bundles its competencies in engineering sciences and design at the Munich, Garching and Ottobrunn/Taufkirchen sites in eight departments: Aerospace & Geodesy, Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Energy and Process Engineering, Engineering Physics and Computation, Mechanical Engineering, Mobility Systems Engineering und Materials Engineering