Become an embassador of TUM School of Management
What you do?
- You go back to your own high school
- You inform students in their final year about TUM BWL
- You tell them what makes us special: technology, quantitative methods, close links to industry
Please find more information here
Forbes has placed four young achievers from TUM in its list “Top 30 under 30” in the science and healthcare sector: Sinan Denemec, David Fehrenbach and Moritz Knoblauch (co-founders of the company iuvas) and Alexander Rinke (manager at IT company Celonis). TUM School of Management congratulates the young leaders on their great achievement and wishes them all the best for a successful future.
For the full press release please click here.
GFV prize for the best student on the Master in Consumer Affairs: Corinna Hammerstingl
The Bavarian Minister for Consumer Protection Ulrike Scharf and the Association Friends of Consumer Research (GFV) at Technische Universtität München awards the prize for best student 2014/2015 on the Master in Consumer Affairs to Corinna Hammerstingl from Gräfelfing. Corinna Hammerstingl wrote her Master's thesis on aspects of car-sharing in product and service innovations at the Chair of Technology and Innovation Management.
TUM appoints Dr. Michael Süß and Dr. Axel Stepken to Honorary Professors
Dr. Michael Süß, Chairman of the Board of Management of Georgmarienhütte-Gruppe and Dr. Axel Stepken, Chairman of the Board of Management, TÜV Süd AG, have been appointed to Honorary Professors.
3rd place for TUM SoM Basketball Team at WHU Euro Masters in Vallendar
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Welcome, Professor Thomas Hutzschenreuther !
Professor Thomas Hutzschenreuther has been elected to the Professorship of International Management with the effect from January 1, 2016. We are delighted to welcome Prof. Hutzschenreuther to TUM School of Management and wish him a successful start at TUM.
Find his biography here (English) and here (German).
Ralf Reichwald Award 2015
The Ralf-Reichwald Award for an outstanding performance within the school’s administration was presented for the first time this year. It was awarded to Dr. Claudia Höfer-Weichselbaumer during the faculty’s “End of the Year Event”.
Teaching Innovation Award 2015
Also for the first time, TUM School of Management offered an award for innovation in teaching. This year’s winners were Professor Martin Grunow and Prof. Holly Ott for their efforts in developing a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Quality Engineering & Management with excellent international evaluations.
TUM School of Management is pleased to announce the AMBA accreditation for its Executive MBA programs. This is an important milestone in the continuing growth and success of our school. Pursuing accreditation shows our commitment to providing the highest levels of quality in our programs. Achieving accreditation by AMBA is proof that we have met the rigorous standards of an internationally recognized accreditation organization. The Association of MBAs (AMBA) is a London-based international organization that accredits postgraduate business programs at business schools worldwide.
More Information about AMBA can be found here.
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Find the German press release here.
Tsinghua School of Management and Economics visited TUM School of Management
On 26 November 2015, Dean Qian and further members and alumni of Tsinghua SEM, one of China’s most renowned business schools, visited TUM School of Management. The visit included meetings with Dean Friedl and Vice Dean Patzelt, and a trip to the Entrepreneurship Center at TUM Garching campus.
Successful graduation event "Tag der Fakultät"in 2015
This years annual graduation event of the TUM School of Management honoring all graduates of 2015 took place on November 13th in the 'Audimax' and 'Immat-Halle' of the Technical University. As in the past years the ceremony was a great success with a fully booked event. The TUM School of Management congratulates all graduates and wishes them all the best for their future career or continuing path at the TUM School of Management.
The pictures of the "Tag der Fakultät" are now online and can be found here.
On November 17, 2015 some 1,500 students and representatives of nearly 20 different companies from a range of industries met in the Matriculation Hall of Technische Universität München for the annual Career Fair Management and Technology, now in its second year. The event was a great occasion for participants to get to know each other and exchange information about career options. For more Information please click here.
Prof. Kurschilgen has been elected to the Professorship of Managerial Economics with the effect from November 1, 2015. We are delighted to welcome Prof. Kurschilgen to TUM School of Management and wish him a successful start at TUM. Please click here.
TU München engagiert sich im Iran
Die Technische Universität München (TUM) knüpft an ihre langjährigen Verbindungen zu leistungsstarken Universitäten im Iran an, um nach der bevorstehenden Aufhebung der internationalen Sanktionen (Nuklearabkommen) einer umfassenden Zusammenarbeit in der technischen Entwicklung den Weg zu ebnen. Mehr hier.
Dr. Florian Hojak wins Péter Horváth Controlling Award 2015
The dissertation examines the design of the restructuring controlling for a successful crisis management. Please click here.
In the winter semester 2015/16, TUM SOM is host to more than 200 incoming students from over 30 different countries all over the world, amongst them 15 double degree seeking students from HEC Paris, Wageningen University and the IMIM programme. Please click here.
On October 14th 2015, Isabell M. Welpe, Thomas Sattelberger and Andreas Boes were awarded with the prize ”Managementbook of the year“ for their recently published edited volume “The democratic organization” at the Frankfurter Buchmesse. Please click here.
Rudolf Gröger was awarded an honorary doctorate by TUM School of Management in December 2006 in recognition of his outstanding contribution and his special commitment to TUM. Please click here.
TUM's professors among the most influential economists in Germany
Three full professors at TUM School of Management appear on the list of most influential economists across Germany: Professor Dr. Axel Börsch-Supan, Professor Dr. Christoph Kaserer, and Professor Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Horst Wildemann. Please click here.
TUM’s immediate action program for refugees from crisis regions
Technical University of Munich (TUM) is offering refugees who had already started or were about to start programs of study in their countries of origin the chance to attend courses at TUM as part of an immediate action program. Please click here.
Prof. Dr. Sebastian Pfotenhauer has been elected to the Professorship of Research Innovation with the effect from September 29, 2015. We are delighted to welcome Prof. Pfotenhauer to TUM School of Management and wish him a sucessful start at TUM. Please click here.
As the global refugee crisis is unfolding across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, the UN Global Compact, in partnership with the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), and with the support of other UN entities, civil society and NGO organizations, are calling on companies, as well as other stakeholders, to take action to diminish the suffering of people forced to flee conflict and support solutions for the resulting widespread societal disruption. Please click here.
Welcome to IMIM, edition no. 12!
On 11 September 2015, the 12th edition of the International Master in Industrial Management (IMIM) started with a kick-off event at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Please click here.
The third Munich International Patent Law Conference was organized by the Chair for Corporate Law and Intellectual Property at TUM School of Management (Professor Christoph Ann) in conjunction with the Bavarian State Ministry of Justice, Munich Regional Court I and the German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA), with additional support from Munich Patent Litigators, the Munich Bar Association and the European Patent Office. Please click here.
This year's Munich Lecture in Business Ethics will be held by Prof. Nien-hê Hsieh of Harvard Business School on the topic of "The Purpose or Purposes of Business". Please click here.
Welcome, Professor Sebastian Schwenen!
Professor Sebastian Schwenen’s research interests are Industrial Organization and Energy Economics. His recent work studies market design in electricity markets and the impact different designs have on consumers and producers. Please click here.
Within the space of a year, TUM SoM has shot up from 11th to 5th place in the major ranking of university Business Administration departments published by Wirtschaftswoche. Please click here.
TUM School of Management has signed a student exchange agreement with University of Bath, School of Management, an internationally well-renowned Business School. Please click here.
TUM SOM has signed a student exchange agreement with the College of Business Administration of Seoul National University (SNU CBA). Please click here.