Besides TUM School of Management’s TUM SOMex (incl. ERASMUS+) program, Technical University of Munich also offers an exchange program: TUMexchange.
Please contact the TUM Global & Alumni Office for detailed information.
For information on the recognition of credits please have a look here (section 12).
If you are not participating in a structured program such as TUM SOMex (incl. ERASMUS+) or TUMexchange for your study abroad, you will be classified as a “Freemover”. This means that you will be organizing your studies abroad yourself and will have to cover tuition fees. Useful information for Freemovers can be found here.
Please check your desired university at the Anabin Database to ensure that courses abroad can be recognized at TUM School of Management. Courses from universities with an H+ status are eligible for recognition. If your desired university has a different status, please contact the International Office via firstname.lastname@example.org.
For the Registration of your freemover stay abroad in the Diploma Supplement, have a look here.
Europe’s leading higher education institutions offer intensive one-week-exchange-sessions under the name of ATHENS, which stands for “Advanced Technology Higher Education Network Socrates”.
The Technical University of Munich is the only German ATHENS member and offers courses on a range of different topics like engineering, natural sciences, mathematics or even general education. ATHENS courses are simultaneously held at all 24 ATHENS universities in March and November.
Learn more about the ATHENS program here.
Solvay Business Game 2021 edition – Brussels, Belgium
Since 2007, the Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management proudly organises its annual real-life business competition, with 400 participants selected from over 1300 applicants from all around the world, making it the largest business game in Europe.
HEC Paris Business Game – Jouy-en-Josas, France
In coordination with HEC Paris, we are proud to organize the HEC Paris Business Game. This real-life case competition brings together 150 to 200 talented participants from around the world to Paris to compete in a challenging, but fun, two-day case competition. Unlike many other case competitions, the HEC Paris Business Game will have you work together with different groups of students during each challenge.
DTU Green Challenge 2021 – Lyngby , Denmark
Once a year DTU organizes Green Challenge; a student conference where students present their green projects developed as an integrated part of the educational activities. In addition to the students’ actual green projects Green Challenge gives the students additional practical experience in areas such as communications and networking.
If you are interested in participating please contact email@example.com prior to April 1st 2021.
As an alternative – or in addition – to studying abroad, you can do an internship with a company in a foreign country. Working abroad gives you valuable insights into a different professional culture and provides you with helpful practical experience.
Our Career Center is happy to assist you with planning your future career. For all available service and support, please have a look here.
Bear in mind that while some internships and programs are free, others require payment. Please follow the links below for information about the various options available.
A special option for international internships inside Europe is the ERASMUS+ program. Please consult the TUM Global & Alumni Office of the Technical University of Munich for detailed information.
Summer & winter schools
Many universities run regular programs open to all international students. These summer schools and winter schools provide participants with additional skills and knowledge in your study field and can be a good addition to your career profile. We offer a list of current summer and winter schools, but additionally you may also look for announcements of summer and winter schools at the websites of foreign universities, search for summer courses in TUM’s International Opportunities Gateway or under www.summerschoolsineurope.eu.
HEC, Paris – TUM SOM students who apply before March 1, 2020 will benefit from an additional 5% reduction on academic program fees and benefit from a waiver for the 50€ application fee.
NEOMA Business School – Reims
Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing – virtual Winter Program. For nominations by the International Office please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications for nomination possible until November 27, 2020.