Fakultät Informatik

Advising for Prospective Students

The academic advisors from the Department of Informatics inform and advise prospective students at the interface of school and university and the trasition between Bachelor's and Master's programs.

Application and International Student Advising

for prospective students Bachelor's/Master's programs:

•    What formal requirements do I need to fullfill?
•    When do I have to apply?
•    What exactly is the admissions process?

for international students:

•    How do I plan my stay?
•    What language certificate do I need to have?
•    How do I finance my studies?
•    I went to school abroad. Is my certificate recognized?

Academic Advising

for prospective students Bachelor's programs:

  • What is the difference between the study programs in the department?
  • Can I change between the programs when I realize that I chose the wrong one?
  • Can I change from another university during the bachelor's?
  • Can I apply for the summer semester?
  • Which bachelor's program fits best for which master's?
  • What pre-courses offers the department of Informatics for first-year students?

for prospective students Master's programs:

  • What is the difference between the study programs in the department?
  • What prerequisites do I need to have for the specific programs?
  • When and how do I choose my elective courses?
  • Can I study part-time? Do I have time to work besides my studies?


For questions concerning applications please contact  studyinf+application(at)in.tum.de

For questions concerning the content of our programs please contact  study-advising(at)in.tum.de

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