TUM Global News

On this page you can find information about international events, further training offers from universities from all over the world, news on cooperative research projects and more. Also, you always get the latest news from TUM's representatives in Brussels, Mumbai, Beijing, San Francisco and São Paulo.


EU simulation Zero Waste: Workshop for students on December 18

In collaboration with the Center for Applied Policy Research (CAP), the International Campus Life team of the TUM Global & Alumni Office is hosting the EU simulation Zero Waste on December 18, 2021. Learn more about the European Union's environmental policies and how you can get involved! The workshop is open to Bachelor and Master students from all departments and schools.


Invitation to participate: 2021 OECD International survey of Science

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) invites scientists to participate in a new survey on the current state of science and research and their interaction with society. Completing the questionnaire should take about 20 minutes.


Sustainable entrepreneurship: Student workshop on November 27 and 28

The International Campus Life team of the TUM Global & Alumni Office, in collaboration with the TUM Chair of Corporate Sustainability, is offering an interactive weekend workshop on sustainable entrepreneurship on November 27-28, 2021. Join us and learn how entrepreneurship can help you address major societal challenges such as combating climate change and using clean and affordable energy for all by 2030.


TUMexchange: Consulting now also possible via Rocket.Chat

Do you have questions about the application process for TUMexchange or about the program in general? Choose the easy way and write to us at Rocket.Chat. Here we are available every weekday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

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TUM São Paulo Insights: Green hydrogen in Latin America – Chile as a pioneer

Hydrogen is a hot topic as an alternative source of propulsion. When it is produced from renewable energy sources, we speak of green hydrogen. Latin America has huge potential here, and Chile in particular is already showing what the future could look like – also in terms of cooperation with German partners.

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TUM Brussels: Innovation encouraged – EuroTeQ call for ideas now open

The EuroTeQ Collider brings together students with trainees and professionals from technical fields, as well as a variety of stakeholders from society and industry. Through the diverse expertise of the participants, the first step is to identify the challenges of the 21st century and then develop appropriate solutions in joint project weeks. The first Collider call for ideas is now open.

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EuroTeQ Collider: Call for ideas – participate now!

To identify and better understand the challenges we face in society today and tomorrow, the EuroTeQ Engineering University is organising the first EuroTeQ Collider in spring 2022.


Start of the winter semester 2021/22: A warm welcome to all new exchange students!

Roughly 840 students from 51 countries started their studies at TUM on October 1. The TUM Global & Alumni Office would like to take this opportunity to welcome all new exchange students.

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Welcome Services Newsletter for International Researchers – October 2021

In October, the Welcome Services team not only has numerous events of its own, but also many good tips for external events: Don't miss our Meet & Greet for international researchers, the information event on the topic of pensions, our joint day trip to Rosenheim, and the TUM Global Dialogue Series. Plus, there's plenty of culture – and Halloween fans won't miss out either. Enjoy October!


Erasmus – from application to stay: Info event for the application round 2022/23

From December 1, 2021 to January 13, 2022, TUM students can apply for an Erasmus+ exchange place in the academic year 2022/23. In the run-up, the Erasmus team of the TUM G&A will provide comprehensive guidance on November 10, 2021 at 5 p.m. Where and in what form are study visits to partner universities and internships possible? Does it make sense to apply now and what do you have to consider? How do you get financial support and recognition…