Technical University of Munich
Type Public
Established 1868 (1868)
President Wolfgang A. Herrmann
Location Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Campus Urban
Colors Blue

Technical University of Munich (TUM; German: Technische Universität München) is a research university with campuses in Munich, Garching, and Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany. The school offer 172 degree programs across its 14 departments.[1] The university enrolled nearly 37,000 students, and it ranked 86 among best global universities with high rankings for its computer and agricultural science programs according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[2]

Informatics programs


The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:

B.S. in Bioinformatics
~120 credit hours over six semesters; "This program is taught entirely in German."
Available online? No
Program URL:

M.S. in Bioinformatics
?? credit hours, completed in four semesters
Available online? No
Program URL:

Additional external links


  1. "Facts & figures". Technical University of Munich. Retrieved 22 November 2016. 
  2. "Technical University of Munich". U.S. News & World Report - Best Global Universities. U.S. News & World Report LLP. Retrieved 22 November 2016.