Good reasons: 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!

The world-class professors at TUM Informatics bring into the classroom their extensive scholarship and wide-ranging research experience. Inventors, innovators, consultants, business leaders, and experts in a range of scientific and technical specializations share with students the full range of theoretical knowledge, technical skills, practical insights, and collaborative tools.

Top-Ranked University and Department

TUM and the Department of Informatics are consistently ranked among the best in Germany – and the world.

A Global Network for a World-Class Education

We attract students from all over the globe and help you prepare for an international career.

Personal Support for International Students

Students from outside Germany receive extensive individualized support and advising throughout their studies.

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!

Career Success of TUM Informatics Alumni

Our students help develop groundbreaking innovations and launch successful careers in academia, business, and industry.

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.