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Technische Universität München - Exchange


City: Munich   Country: Germany

Technische Universität München Website


What TUM has to offer:

  • As one of Europe's leading universities, TUM combines top-class facilities for cutting-edge research with unique learning opportunities for students.  Ranked among the top ten institutions globally for employability of their students, they aim to create lasting value through excellence in education and research, active support of diverse talents, and a strong entrepreneurial mindset.
  • A large spectrum of academic disciplines; including engineering, natural sciences, economics, social science and education
  • One of the most research-focused universities in Germany and Europe
  • Successful collaborations with industry – including major corporations such as Siemens, BMW, and Audi
  • A uniquely rich and varied student life; offering major festivals, a vast sporting program, and exciting student research opportunities

Why don't you combine your participation in this exchange with participation in an internship as well?  We could send you on an International Work Experience (IWE) internship before or after your exchange.  If you are interested in going out on both programs please contact Michal Guzowski at michal.guzowski@ualberta.ca for more details.

When Can I Go?

Terms Offered: Fall, Winter, Full Year

Term Dates:

Semester 1: October – March

Semester 2: April – September

Eligibility Requirements

Open to: All Faculties

Level: Undergraduate, Graduate

See Eligibility

Course Information

Language of Instruction: English, German

Students wanting to take courses taught in German will need at least a B1 level in German language skills; however students wanting to take German-taught courses in the TUM School of Management, School of Education and Center of Life and Sciences in Weihenstephan require a language level of at least B2.

Field of Study: All but not Architecture, Medicine and Education.

ECTS = European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System

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Additional Funding Information

Funding is available for students participating in the exchange program to TUM. Students selected for funding will receive Euro 450 per month for a maximum of 5 months!


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Program Contact

University of Alberta International, Education Abroad

Credit Transfer History

  • Technische Universität München
    Course at Host Institution Faculty UAlberta Subject Area UAlberta Course Equivalency Credit Hours
    NanoSCI (lecture) Science PHYS 3XX 3
    NanoTECH (lab) Science ScOpt 3XX 3