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

Lena Krone

International Student Advisor / Admissions 

  • office: 00.09.037
  • email: krone@in.tum.de
  • phone: +49 89-289-17867
  • step-by consultation hours: Tue 3-5 pm; Wed 10-12am
  • no office hours: Wed, 10 Oct. due to Beginner's Café

⇒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

Vivija Simić

Academic Student Advisor

  • Office: MI 01.08.039
  • E-mail: study-advising@in.tum.de
  • Tel.: +49 89-289-17296
  • Opening hours:
    • Monday 10-12 a.m. & Thursday 9-11 a.m.
    • Recognitions: Tuesday 9-10 a.m.
    • Vacation: September 24th - 27th, 2018
    • opening hours cancelled: October 2nd, 4th and 15th, 2018

Sibylle Roden-Kinghorst

Academic Student Advisor, in addition: Departemental contact for chronically ill and disabled students

  • office: 02.07.039
  • email: study-advising@in.tum.de
  • phone: +49 89-289-18190
  • opening hours:
    • Tue 1 - 3 pm, Wed 9 -11 am, Fr 9 - 11 am
    • evening counseling: first Tue every month: 5.30-6.30 pm
  • attention!!!
    • no opening hours: Sept. 11 - 28, 2018
    • next opening hour: Tue, Oct. 2nd 0:30 - 2:30 pm
    • next evening counseling: Tue, Oct. 9th 5.30 - 6.30 pm

Dr. Angelika Reiser

Academic Student Advisor, in addition: International Relations Coordinator

  • office: 02.11.053
  • email: study-advising@in.tum.de
  • phone: +49 89-289-17284
  • opening hours:
    • student exchange: as of 18 September 2018 Tue + Thu 1-2 p.m. taken over by Dr. Philipps, room MI 00.07.035; not on Thu 20 Sep, substitute Wed 19 Sep, 1-2 p.m.
    • further appointments by arrangement

⇒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?