International Affairs

The Munich School of Politics and Public Policy / Department School of Governance is expanding and strengthening its existing international contacts. In the face of globalization, the exchange between universities in general and students in particular is becoming exceedingly important. We foster international and intercultural exchange and look forward to the manifold contacts and collaborations of students and teachers at our university.

On this page we present you with basic information and options for taking up contact with us:

TUM Global & Alumni Office:

The TUM Global & Alumni Office coordinates structured mobility programs for students, staff and scientists at TUM and supports international students from around the world who spend one or more semesters at TUM every year.


The program TUMexchange embodies program of studies-based student exchanges with selected universities from 25 countries outside of the EU. Every year, some 500 TUM students take part in this program.

International Campus Life:

Discover Munich and its surroundings - while getting to know TUM students from around the world! International Campus Life has a variety of offers, mostly for international students. The program includes events organized by the TUM Global & Alumni Office as well as offers by the student association ESN TUMi München. All events can be found in the TUMi App.  

TUM Language Center:

Mastering foreign languages is a basic prerequisite for studying abroad. The Technical University of Munich (TUM) Language Center offers students, exchange students and staff members a university-oriented program for the acquisition of foreign languages, special-purpose terminology and intercultural communication skills, as well as intercultural discourse in a scientific environment.