Master in Management

At two locations:
Heilbronn or Munich

Applying for the Master in Management


How to Apply


All applicants will need to write and submit an essay regarding a specific topic as part of their application. Please submit your essay as a pdf soft copy (upload in TUM Online). The new essay topic as well as formal guidelines will be provided here in the early spring of 2020 for the following winter semester intake.



To apply, please complete the application form online and make sure that you select Management as your preferred course of study. Click here for instructions.

Important: All applicants for a Master’s degree who did not obtain their qualification for postgraduate studies (usually a Bachelor’s degree) in a country within the EU/EEA have to apply via Uni-Assist in addition to TUMonline (please refer here for details). Please note that the Uni-Assist application needs to be completed before the end of the application period (May 31), however, the document that Uni-Assist will provide you with, can be handed it at a later date.

Once you have completed the online application form, you will receive a list of all additional paper documents you will have to upload, along with a singed copy of your completed application form.


Entrance Requirements

To be eligible for the Master in Management, applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree (requiring at least 6 semesters of study) or equivalent in Engineering (Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering & Surveying, Architecture or equivalent) or Natural Sciences (Natural Sciences, Computer Science, Mathematics, Nutritional Science, Sports Science or other). A comprehensive list of all qualifying first-degree-disciplines are listed in the most-current statute, which can be found here (currently only available in German).

Proof of English language proficiency: Applicants must be able to prove that they are proficient in English at the time of application. Detailed information can be found here and on the info sheet. In addition to accepted English language proficiency certificates across TUM study programs, applicants can prove their English language knowledge with a previous university degree that was taught and assesssed in English entirely or at least 12 ECTS thereof, including your final thesis (please use this form only in case the 12 ECTS rule applies and also refer to the FAQs for more details).

Please note is not necessary to prove any knowledge in the German language at the time of application. However, as a foreign student you are required to provide proof of basic German language proficiency (comparable to A1 level) by the end of the second semester.


Assessment Procedure


Curriculum Analysis

After completing the online application process applicants will be asked to fill out a curriculum analysis that will be used to assess their eligibility and aptitude for the programme according to examination and study regulations. Instructions for filling out the forms can be found here.

Before submitting the form online, please verify whether all your entries are correct and complete.


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    Office Hours (no appointment needed): Wed (2 - 4 pm) & Thu (9 - 11 am);
    Phone consultation: Mon, Wed, Fri (9 – 12 pm) & Mon, Tue, Thu (1 – 4 pm)
    No Office Hours on February 27th.