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 or September 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 starts on April 1, 2020. Due to the current situation, the application period has been extended until June 30, 2020 for winter semester 2020/21.

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.