Going abroad with TUM

TUM stands for a cosmopolitan attitude and international scientific exchange. Through exchange programs such as Erasmus+, TUMexchange, ATHENS and further possibilities for grants, the TUM Global & Alumni Office offers a wide variety of opportunities for TUM students, scientists and staff members in gaining international experience.

Coronavirus: Information for students and staff seeking advice on our programs

Due to the current situation regarding the coronavirus disease Covid-19 and the virus SARS-CoV-2, we ask you to contact us by phone or e-mail only until further notice. We will try our best to perform our consulting services as smoothly as possible this way.

Please find your reference person on the TUM Global & Alumni Office's team website. Thank you very much for your cooperation!

Going abroad in times of Covid-19: Where can I study?

Please see the website of the European University Foundation and find an overview of universities offering student exchange in the framework of Erasmus+ and the Swiss European Mobility Program (SEMP)

Information platform of the EU Commission: How to plan your travels within the EU

The European Commission has launched the web platform Re-open EU to support a safe relaunch of travelling and tourism across Europe.

Study abroad

During your studies at TUM you have the opportunity to study abroad for up to two semesters. Learn more about the programs the IC can offer you.

Internship abroad

The TUM Global & Alumni Office supports international internships through programs like Erasmus+. Inform yourself about all your options here.

Research and Teaching

TUM supports researchers in establishing international cooperation. Learn more about our funding opportunities for research and teaching purposes.

Training abroad

Employees of TUM can take part in international trainings. Learn more about our offer for further education.

Housing forum

Accommodation offers from TUM students for international exchange students

Munich and Garching

You are going abroad and would like to exchange or rent your room / apartment in Munich or Garching to an international exchange student while you are away? The TUM Global & Alumni Office gladly assists you with the placement. Please download this form for accommodation offers (only in German), fill it out and send it via email to Anna Kondratskaya.

Please consider the relevant deadlines:

  • Offers for winter semester by 5 July
  • Offers for summer semester by 15 January


Regarding accommodation offers for Freising, please write an email to the International Office at the TUM School of Life Sciences.