Welcome @ TUM Campus Heilbronn

Welcome to the region of
world market leaders!

Between tradition and innovation: Surrounded by vineyards
Heilbronn combines Swabian charm with a flair for business.

There’s a reason why TUM School of Management offers study programs in Heilbronn. The city lies in the heart of Heilbronn-Franken, the region of world market leaders. A great number of innovative firms, many of them family-led small and medium-sized enterprises, have achieved top positions in world markets from their locations right here. Which makes it the perfect match for the particular TUM model, with its combination of entrepreneurial spirit and innovative capacity. In Heilbronn you can learn how these companies operate and how they are managed straight from the source.

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Our Study Programs in Heilbronn

New at TUM Campus Heilbronn: Information Engineering (B.Sc.)

The new Bachelor’s program in Information Engineering that started for the first time in the winter semester 2021/22 as a pilot phase at TUM Campus Heilbronn conveys the knowledge and skills necessary to design IT systems along the entire life cycle of the resource information, from sensor and IT system to business model. It offers students the opportunity to acquire solid theoretical, practical, and technical skills in a constantly evolving field and prepares them for their role as an information engineer. Learn more about this new program on the website of the TUM Department of Informatics.

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To study in heilbronn means

  • benefit from an impressive student to faculty ratio
  • study at the only university that received top marks in all categories of teaching and research in the current CHE Rankings
  • profit from unique digital teaching and learning methods with seminar rooms fitted to the latest technical standard


Two years ago, we celebrated as the Technical University of Munich and the Dieter Schwarz Foundation officially opened the new TUM Campus Heilbronn – a first in many respects: TUM was the first university in Germany to establish an additional campus in another federal state, making our students in Heilbronn true pioneers.

Now it’s time to celebrate another first as we proudly send off the first graduates of the TUM Campus Heilbronn. We would like to congratulate our pioneers on successfully completing their studies!

Join the Virtual Campus Tour

Virtually experience the Heilbronn campus, “sit-in” on a class held by our Dean Prof. Gunther Friedl, and get exclusive insights into student life at TUM Campus Heilbronn in this 360° tour. Discover our TUM Campus Heilbronn on your own in this 360° tour. Enjoy the experience!

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Lifelong learning on a single campus – that is the vision of the Campus for Lifelong Learning, the Bildungscampus of the Dieter Schwarz Foundation, where the TUM Campus Heilbronn is located. Positioned in the heart of Heilbronn, the campus contains educational institutions, a cafeteria, an auditorium and a library. Thanks to its fully up-to-date facilities and light and airy design, the Bildungscampus provides the perfect balance for your academic pursuits.


Picture credits: Matt Stark Photography, Heilbronn Marketing GmbH, Dittrich Film

Discover the city

In 1801, Heinrich von Kleist put Heilbronn firmly on the literary map with his play Das Käthchen von Heilbronn. By the town hall, with its astronomical clock, across from the Gothic St. Kilian’s Church, the city exudes the charm of bygone days. These landmarks are two of the few historical buildings that withstood the devastating air raid of December 4, 1944.

The modern side of the “City on the Neckar” can be found in the shopping mile, with its numerous stores and boutiques, that extends away from the historic center. The city’s museums and the Heilbronn Theater offer great variety for those interested in culture and learning. At the hands-on museum Experimenta, Germany’s largest science center, adults and children can explore fascinating natural phenomena.

In recent years a lively restaurant and bar scene has emerged along the Neckar River, just a few minutes’ walk from the Bildungscampus. Indeed, the city is shaped by its river and the vineyards that surround it. Around 120 family businesses in and near Heilbronn produce the famous Wuerttemberger wine, predominantly from Trollinger and Lemberger grapes. Enjoying a Viertele or 0.25 liter glass of wine at a Besen – a traditional seasonal wine bar run by a winegrower – is an essential part of any visit to Heilbronn. To find out which Besen are currently open, simply consult the handy Besenkalendar.

Find out more about Heilbronn on the city’s official website.


Heilbronn and its population of around 125,000 are well connected to transit networks. With direct access to highways A6 and A81, you can quickly reach Stuttgart, Karlsruhe, Heidelberg, Mannheim or Würzburg. The airports in Frankfurt and Stuttgart are also easily accessible by car or by train. But do you really want to leave?

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Studying at TUM School of Management in Heilbronn


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Welcome Day @ TUM Campus Heilbronn 2019


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TUM Campus Heilbronn verbindet Management und Technologie


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Hochschulstadt Heilbronn


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