Virtual Orientation Program Master's

Summer Semester 2021

The TU Munich is planning a hybrid semester in which there will be both online and onsite courses. To ensure that you can participate in our orientation program in any case, regardless of your location and the current pandemic situation, we conduct our events online.

The program for the summer semester consists of a beginners' café, the Study Introduction Day (SET) and the presentation of the examination regulations (FPSO).

At the IT Service Center you can find information and events about IT at the TUM .

The dates, times and links can always change at short notice, so check the program again shortly before the events!

Café with the Student Advisors (April 7th, 2021)

In a relaxed atmosphere, our study advisors Sandra Kemler, Vivija Simić, Sibylle Roden-Kinghorst and Lena Krone will answer all your questions about your upcoming studies and give you tips for a successful study. So please feel free to bring a cup of coffee or tea and maybe some cookies in front of the screen.

Please have a look at the "Important Links" further down on this page. We will not go through all the pages with you, but we will answer your questions and address the most important points for starting your studies!

The event will take place  on April 7th at 12.30 pm (CET) as a zoom webinar. We look forward to your participation!
Passcode: 340573

No registration is required.

SET - Study Introduction Day (April 8th, 2021)

On Thursday, April 8th, 2021, the Study Introduction Day (SET) of the student council (Fachschaft) will take place. In numerous digital events you will be welcomed by the deans, get an introduction to university IT and have the opportunity to meet other new students. There will also be a city rally through Munich.

Further information, dates and links will soon be available on the student council's website.

No registration is required.

Presentation of the Examination Regulations (April 9th, 2021)

The Examination Regulations (FPSO) are (together with the APSO, see "Important Links") the contract you signed with the university at the time of enrolment. It is very important that you are familiar with the contents of these regulations.

On Friday, April 9th 2021 there will be a presentation of the current examination regulations of each study program and the most important contact persons of the faculty. No registration is required, but this is an official event of the faculty and we expect all master's beginners to join this important event!

For each study programme the access data for the virtual events will be announced here soon. In some study programs you will have to watch a video or read the slides before the event. These materials will be published in the next days. In every case it is helpful if you have a look at your sepcific examination regulations before you had to the event. You can find the links here on this page.

Informatics: 10 am (CEST)

Presentation of the Examination Regulations Informatics on April 9th, 2021 at 10 am (CEST). Please read the FPSO before the event.
Meeting-ID: 644 2998 4728
Kenncode: 630464

Information Systems: 10 am (CEST)

Presentation of the Examination Regulations Information Systems on April 9th, 2021 at 10 am (CEST). Please read the FPSO before the event.

Informatics: Games Engineering: 12 pm (CEST)

Presentation of the Examination Regulations Informatics: Games Engineering on April 9th, 2021 at 12 pm (CEST). Please read the FPSO and take a loot at the slides before the event.
The link:

Data Engineering and Analytics: 10 am (CEST)

Presentation of the Examination Regulations Data Engineering and Analytics on April 9th, 2021 at 10 am (CEST). Please read the FPSO before the event.

Robotics, Cognition, Intelligence: 10 am (CEST)

Presentation of the Examination Regulations Robotics, Cognition, Intelligence on April 9th, 2021 at 10 am (CEST). Please read the FPSO before the event.
Passcode: 084775


Here you will find the examination regulations of our master's programmes in the currently valid version:

  • Informatics: FPSO
  • Information Systems: FPSO
  • Informatics: Games Engineering FPSO
  • Data Engineering and Analysis: FPSO
  • Robotics, Cognition, Intelligence:  FPSO
  • Biomedical Computing: FPSO
  • Computational Science and Engineering: FPSO

Welcome Summer (April 6th to 9th, 2021)

In april the virtual Welcome Summer will take palce - here you can learn more about student life at TUM, meet other students and get helpful tips for your start at TUM. (Registration is necessary.)

Important Links

The following links will provide you with information, you have to know, to be successful with your study program. Therefore, please read them very carefully. We will talk about those information during our planned live chat. For further questions (after the live chat), please contact the academic advising team:

Corona Information Pages

of the Deartment of Informatics

of TUM: General und Studies, Teaching and Exams

All links given in this section are webpages of the department of informatics ( We created those pages very carefully so that you can find a lot of information there. If you have any questions, now or in the coming semsters of your studies, please always check if you can find the answer on one of these pages online. If you cannot find anything there, you are always welcome to contact us.

Advising and Support

Modules and Courses

Administrative Matters

Services, Facilities & IT

Women in Computer Science: Equal Opportunit

Master's Programs

The Examination and Academic Regulations (FPSO) are (together with the APSO, see further down) your contract with the university. You signed it with your immatriculation. It is very important that you know what is in there. Please also attend the Presentations of the examinations rules (dates are above on this page), where you'll get a summarized overview about these regulations.

other (very) important links

General Examination Regulations: APSO  (english translation, legally binding is the german version)
It contains the rules for Examination Deadlines, Progress Monitoring (Credit Limits), Bridging Courses,..

TUMonline - TUM’s campus management portal
Here you can register for courses and exams, see your grades, print your examination report or other documents.

Moodle - central learning platform of the TU Munich
Here you will find information on how to hold your registered courses, lecture materials, exercise sheets, links, ...

TUM Campus App :Calendar, Cafeteria, MVV, Roomfinder

RoomFinder: Garching, Munich City

Student Council (Fachschaft)

Munich Student Union and Student Union Fees
The Munich Student Union offers a big Advisory Network: accomodations, finances, studying with a child, psycological problems, ...

Medical Care in Germany

Information events held by the academic advisors throughout the course of study

Every semester, the Acadamic Advisors of the Department of Informatics offer information events on various topics related to the entire study program. Of particular interest to you in your first semester in the new Master's program here at the Depertment of Informatics:

Let's talk about -- Courses & Exams.

This event will be held virtually on May 18, 2021 starting at 1:00 pm.
More information, as well as the link to our Moodle course with access data, can be found on the Academic Advising website.