Master in Finance & Information Management

Own Finance in
the Digital Era

Master the challenges of big data
by using innovative strategies
of information systems

This master´s program offers you the chance to study the unique combination of finance and information management, which enables you to develop your own ideas and connects you with businesses, non-profit organizations, and start-up capital.

You will learn how to push current finance and digital technologies forward and how to handle big data while integrating technology and entrepreneurship. Workshops and hands-on projects with our large network of business partners are also a crucial part of FIM. On top of that, an international and attractive study atmosphere with small classes and, individual and private mentoring creates the best possible support for you.

Gain insights into the current development in digital finance, manage digital transformation and disruption, apply data processing, analysis and preparation techniques or design the power grid of the future. The wide range of courses guarantees an excellent academic and professional education. Moreover, this multifaceted approach allows to prepare for a unique, interdisciplinary career in responsible and challenging positions.

The Master in Finance & Information Management (FIM) is designed for excellent and outstanding talents, who completed a bachelor’s degree in Economics or Social Sciences, Industrial Engineering, Business & Informations Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics including Financial and Business Mathematics, Statistics or related study fields.


Charlotte Bayer
Program Manager, M.Sc. Finance & Information Management

Phone +49 (89) 289 25246


Joint program with


In 2004, FIM was introduced within the framework of the Elite Network of Bavaria. FIM has emerged as a great success story ever since: In addition to the University of Augsburg, the University of Bayreuth and the Technical University of Munich, other national and international scientific and business partners constitute this unique and individual study program. Furthermore, the high reputation of FIM is also demonstrated by the excellent position in the nationwide CHE Master-Ranking of 2008, 2011, 2014, 2017 and 2020 of the newspapers “Die Zeit” and “Handelsblatt”, in which FIM was ranked 1st in all categories. Read more about the FIM history.


FIM offers you an individual and highly attractive study environment, which empowers you with a new set of skills and ensures each student reaches their individual goals. Small classes guarantee a comfortable study-atmosphere, an effective implementation of the curriculum and an excellent student-to-teacher ratio, which allows for the personal support of every student.

High-level scientists from Technical University of Munich and the University of Bayreuth as well as professional experts will mentor you. You will learn the necessary methodology and instantly get the opportunity to put theory into practice by accompanying first-class practitioners to work. Both, academic and professional mentors, who will not only give advice on the study program, but also support the mentee with individual career planning and personal development, will coach ambitious students. Our network of renowned business partners provides a wide range of possibilities to deepen knowledge in practice and to do exciting internships, participate in workshops and practical projects.

Certificate of Honors

Being successful in a leadership position requires both, professional as well as interpersonal competences. Regular soft skill courses, summer schools, projects with business partners and an obligatory social project shape these important personal qualifications. FIM promotes an interdisciplinary approach, which includes highly diverse skills and interests. The technical education, personal development and extension of interdisciplinary capabilities is a core element of our program with the aim to form leadership-competences of tomorrow.

If you participate in these additional courses, you will receive the Certificate of Honors from the TUM School of Management.


We want students of our Master’s program to be able to fully concentrate on their studies. Therefore, the TUM Management Alumni e.V. and the TUM Fördergesellschaft Controlling e.V. have created a special scholarship program, in cooperation with the FIM’s corporate partners, to offer monthly financial assistance. Any student who applies for this study program also has the opportunity to apply for this scholarship. Please note: scholarship funds are limited. For more information and to apply for the scholarship, please click here.

For information on BAföG please refer to the relevant website of the Federal Ministry for Education and Research. For a contact person at the Technical University of Munich please refer to the local Student Union.


Cross-linking to and cooperation with (inter-)national, high-ranked, renowned universities, institutes and scientists is one of the key elements of the program. This provides you an international and interdisciplinary technical education in the field of Finance & Information Management. The “Individual Research” as well as the “Master’s Thesis” can be completed at one of the program’s high-ranked international university partners or at an international location of our industry partners.

Your benefits at a glance

Excellent Support

Small classes guarantee a comfortable study-atmosphere and a close student-to-teacher ratio, which allows for a personal support of every student.

Entrepreneurial Spirit

Whether you want to work for a company or start your own business, profit from the support and experience of the TUM Entrepreneurship Research Institute and UnternehmerTUM.

International Profile

Cooperation with international high-ranked, renowned universities, institutes and scientists is one of the key elements of the program.


  • Charlotte Bayer
    Program Manager, M.Sc. Finance & Information Management
  • Phone +49 (89) 289 25246
  • Room 1570
  • E-Mail
  • Student Visiting Hours

    Consultation hours
    by phone: Mon – Thu 9 am – 12 pm & 1 – 4 pm and Friday 9 am – 12 pm
    by Zoom (1 to 1): Tue 2 – 4 pm and Thu 10 am – 12 pm
    Passcode: 372624
    on campus: on demand (please e-mail us)
    May 26 is a public holiday in Germany and our office is closed. The Zoom consultation of this day will be offered on May 30 from 14:00 to 16:00