TUM feels at home all over the world. Through the TUM Global network with offices and research centers in Africa, the Americas, Asia, and Europe, it is represented in the most important higher education and research markets worldwide. Its representatives initiate cooperative research projects, provide interested students, graduates and researchers with information and help attract the best talents to TUM. In 2002, TUM was the first German university to open its own campus abroad: TUM Asia in Singapore.
With growing student exchange and intensifying research cooperation, China is among TUM’s most important partner countries. TUM Beijing plays a central role in this ongoing success story.
TUM is a founding member of the EuroTech Universities Alliance. The TUM Brussels liaison officer is the first contact for researchers and staff in Brussels and represents TUM’s interest in the EU arena.
Core topics of North Africa such as energy, natural resources, and food are significant research areas at TUM. TUM Cairo helps organize cooperation in research and industry and also seeks to attract talents.
TUM Mumbai is a first contact point for Indian students who want to study or do their doctorate at TUM as well as for TUM researchers keen to reach out to one of the world’s largest markets.
TUM opened its North American liaison office in the immediate vicinity to Silicon Valley. It accompanies partnerships and joint projects and contributes to the recruitment of excellent students and researchers.
The liaison office in São Paulo aims to attract top scientists and outstanding students for TUM. From here, TUM also forges research partnerships with universities and companies across the entire continent.
The first campus of a German university abroad was founded in 2002 in Singapore.
TUM Asia works closely with leading universities and companies in the region and attracts students from Asia, the US, and Europe to study its engineering courses.
Its appeal is its strong focus on management skills, which best prepares them for a career in business.