Why study at TUM Informatics?
Today more students are deciding to earn a degree outside their home country than ever before. With so many possibilities available, why should you choose to study at the TUM Department of Informatics?
First of all, TUM Informatics is a pioneer in the field. The first lecture in computer science was held here in 1967, thereby establishing informatics as a field of study in Germany. We are also one of the largest departments in this field: we cover almost every field of research that falls under the umbrella of informatics. And that’s not all – learn more about the many good reasons to study at TUM Informatics below!
Our Renowned Professors
At TUM Informatics you will learn from the best.
Read about our esteemed faculty members
Top-Ranked University and Department
TUM and the Department of Informatics are consistently ranked among the best in Germany – and the world. Learn more about our rankings
A Global Network for a World-Class Education
We attract students from all over the globe and help you prepare for an international career. Explore our global network
Personal Support for International Students
Students from outside Germany receive extensive individualized support and advising throughout their studies. Find out how we are here to help
Career Success of TUM Informatics Alumni
Our students help develop groundbreaking innovations and launch successful careers in academia, business, and industry. Will you be one of our future leaders?
Munich: Beautiful City – IT Hotspot
Munich is one of Europe’s top locations for information and communication technology. And our Garching Campus is one of the largest research centers in Germany. The city and its surroundings also offer large parks, famous museums, beer gardens, lakes, castles, the nearby Alps, and much more!
Learn more about our strategic location
German Quality – English Language
At TUM Informatics you have access to a top-quality education “made in Germany” – and you can complete many of our most popular degree programs entirely in English.
Find out which programs and courses are offered in English