Student advisors at TUM Informatics are available for all students and covers topics including (but not limited to):
Adacemic Student Advising:
- Transferring credits to and between TUM Informatics programs
- Examination regulations
- Individual study plans due to leave of absence or Master’s Informatics part-time program
- Support for disabled or chronically ill students
- Studies, internships, and thesis research abroad
- Repeating exams and catching up after falling behind the regular program schedule
- Dealing with lack of motivation
- Learning methods
International Student Advising:
Advising on special situations and issues that are relevant to international students is also available, including the following topics:
- Problems with resident permits/visas
- Scholarships and financial problems
- Guidance on working while studying in Germany
- Information about the medical care System in Germany
- First contact for international students in difficulties
- Homesickness and adjusting to life in Germany
- Advice for getting to know more German students or other students
- Formal requirements for Master’s program admissions (e.g. which Bachelor degrees are accepted)
- All questions related to the admissions process
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Contact the Academic and International Student Advisors
You can contact us in person in our offices during opening hours, or by telephone or email. If you would like to contact us in person (preferred) then just drop in during our opening hours without previous notice. The contact information for advisors can be found on the right of this page. All advising is strictly confidential!
Please be aware that our academic advisors have no access to your official study records, so we ask you to bring a print-out of your academic transcript when visiting us. You should always know by heart how many ECTS you have already obtained.
If you need support with personal matters, such as legal or social matters, please see our personal counseling services.
Please don’t hesitate to seek advice – the sooner you come, the better we can help you!
Dr. Angelika Reiser
Academic Student Advisor, in addition: International Relations Coordinator
- office: 02.11.053
- email: email@example.com
- phone: +49 89-289-17284
- opening hours:
- Mo 1-3 pm + Thu 10 am-noon
- transfer of credits Tue 2-3 pm
- student exchange: Wed, 10-11 am
- evening counseling: first Tue every month: 5.30-6.30 pm (next: Feb 06)
- please note: opening hours Mo, Feb 5, 2018, 2 - 3.30 pm!
Academic Student Advisor, in addition: Departemental contact for chronically ill and disabled students
- office: 01.08.039
- email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- phone: +49 89-289-17296
- opening hours:
- attention no opening hour on 16.01.18 and 17.01.18 - additional opening hour: Thu, 18.01.18, 1 - 3 pm
- Tue 1 - 3 pm, Wed 9 -11 am, Fr 9 - 11 am;
- Attention: Recognitions regarding master study programs only with Mrs. Reiser!