78th Annual Meeting of the German Academic Association for Business Research
TUM School of Management is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the 78th Annual Meeting of the German Academic Association for Business Research (VHB) in Munich on May 18-20, 2016. The theme of this year's conference is "The Role of Entrepreneurs, Corporations and Technology – Opportunities for Business Research."
More information can be found on the conference website.
TUM School of Management becomes a member of the Franco-German University
For many years now, TUM School of Management has offered a Double Degree in partnership with the École des Hautes Ètudes Commerciales (HEC). The Franco-German University acts as an exchange platform between the corporate world, universities and graduates and provides all participating students with financial support in the form of a grant. More information here.
Specialist lecture by Professor Arie Lewin from Duke University
On May 17, 2016 Professor Arie Lewin from Duke University will be talking about "Implications of Data Transparency and Replication Policies for Empirical Social Science, Research in general and specifically Management Research". The presentation will take place in room Nr. 1020 (Senatssaal) from 10:30 until 13:00 and the whole TUM School of Management research community is invited to this event.
Arie Y. Lewin is Professor Emeritus of Strategy and International Business at Duke University, Fuqua School of Business and Director of the Center for International Business Education and Research. For more information about Professor Lewin please click here.
TUM Management Alumni visits Paulaner
On March 3, 2016 more than 20 members of TUM Management Alumni enjoyed a beer tasting at Brauerei im Eiswerk. Those present had the chance to take part in a blind tasting of three very different beers. They also learned about the brewery and the beer production process. After the tasting they proceeded to the Paulaner am Nockherberg inn, where current and former students could mingle and get to know each other. Click here for a few impressions of the event.
Business studies can help solve global challenges
In a recent article for www.efmd.org, our Dean Gunther Friedl discusses how business studies can help solve global challenges by tackling specific problems at the technology interface. Read the full article here: http://globalfocusmagazine.com/its-the-technology-stupid/
Become an ambassador 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.
3rd place for TUM SoM Basketball Team at WHU Euro Masters in Vallendar
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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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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.
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.
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.
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.