Application for the English Master's Program in Politics & Technology

Find out more about the admission requirements, the aptitude assessment and the application for the new English Master's program Politics & Technology.

For inquiries about course offerings, please contact Ms. Jurik (tel.: +49 (0)89 907793 - 074, e-mail:

Admission requirements

The following requirements must be met for admission to the Master’s program at the Bavarian School of Public Policy:

  • A bachelor's or higher degree is required. Students from different disciplinary backgrounds (political science, social sciences or engineering/natural sciences) are welcome to apply but some social science or political science training will be helpful.
  • As the language of instruction is English, students must demonstrate English language proficiency.
  • A successful admission to the program is based on a competitive selection process.

Find out more about the admission requirements here.


The first interviews are expected to take place in August 2020. You will get an e-mail invitation
at least 1 week in advance.


Applications must be submitted via the Technical University of Munich's application portal, TUMonline.

Applications for winter term 2020/2021 will be accepted from April 01 through May 31, 2020. The topic of the essay will be posted on our website on April 1, 2020.

The application portal for the Master's program in Politics & Technology is not active outside this period.

Please read our tips on how to successfully complete the online application process.

We ask international applicants to check whether they need a preliminary documentation (VPD) by uni-assist before applying to TUM. Please find detailed information on the preliminary documentation requirement here.