Exchange: Technical University of Munich (TUM)

The Technical University of Munich was originally known as the Royal Bavarian Polytechnic of Munich when it was founded in 1868.The university has more than 400 buildings across three campuses in the state of Bavaria: Munich, Garching, and Weihenstephan. The institution is split into 13 departments, and also has an Olympic park and university hospitals.

Check out TUM brochure here and promo video here.

Credit Equivalency: 60 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses: Check here.

Housing: Please find more information here.

Funding: DAAD funding is available for this exchange. The funding is a 1500 euros stipend, for the winter semester only, based on merit, for students who do not receive any other funding for their exchange. Nominated students will be automatically considered.

Note: This destination is only open to Full Year or Winter exchange.  This destination’s term date does not align with U of T’s. If you have any questions, please email


Country(ies): Germany
City: Munich
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: Fall (Oct-Mar), Winter (Apr-Sep), Year-long (Oct-Sep)
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Full Year Deadline: January 17, 2024
Winter Deadline: April 3, 2024


Language of Study: English, German
Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
Subjects Available at Host: All
Program Type: Study
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: Mandatory semester fee
Funding: IE Award and partner funding


Schools/Faculties: All
Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.25 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates) Language Requirement: depending on the course selection, German B1 or B2 may be required