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Mechanical / Materials / Process Engineering, Department

TUM School of Engineering and Design

Technische Universität München

TUM School of Engineering and Design
Interdisciplinary Engineering
Lichtenbergstr. 4a
D-85748 Garching
Telephone: +49 89 289-52702
https://www.tum.de

TU München/Garching
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Basic information

Percentage of teaching by practitioners
no data
Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's
no data

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase
11/14 points

Group 1

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment
no data
Master theses in cooperation with work environment
no data

Research

Third party funds per academic
183.5 T€

Group 2

Doctorates per professor
4

Group 1

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department
none

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Interdisciplinary range of courses; wide-ranging basic training is linked with individual specialisation options; close links between research and teaching; intensive course of studies; mentoring by professors; preparation for research/doctorate and work in industry; favourable staff-student ratio.

Special features regarding the international orientation

Bilingual range of study offers; international collaborations in academic studies and research; possibility to study abroad through various programmes; contact persons for research and international matters as well as international student mobility.

Special features regarding the equipment

Computer pool for computer-aided applications; technical centre for industrial biotechnology for laboratory/research work.

Special features regarding research activities

Focus on energy research (e-mobility, power plant technologies, renewable energy, energy efficiency, energy storage, sustainable building, energy networks/smart grids); interdisciplinary research network consisting of academics from different fields/faculties of TUM and industry partners

Support for founders

The TUM's start-up advice service answers all questions related to company start-ups.

Other special features

TUM School of Engineering and Design (ED) bundles its expertise in engineering and design at the locations in Munich, Garching and Ottobrunn/Taufkirchen in eight departments: Aerospace & Geodesy, Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Energy and Process Engineering, Engineering Physics and Computation, Mechanical Engineering, Mobility Systems Engineering and Materials Engineering.

Biotechnology

Facts

Total number of students
110
Number of master degree students
110
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
no data
Not specified
Graduations in appropriate time, master's
95.1%

Group 1

Contact with work environment, bachelor's
no data
Contact with work environment, master's
no data
Not specified

Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support
2.0

Group 2

Support in studies
1.8

Group 1

Digital teaching elements
2.2

Group 2

Courses offered
1.9

Group 2

Study organisation
1.6

Group 2

Transition to Master's studies
no data
Not specified
Research orientation
1.9

Group 2

Overall study situation
1.8

Group 2

Materials Science / Engineering

Facts

Total number of students
30
Number of master degree students
30
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
no data
Not specified
Graduations in appropriate time, master's
no data
Not specified
Contact with work environment, bachelor's
no data
Contact with work environment, master's
no data
Not specified

Mechanical Engineering

Facts

Total number of students
800
Number of master degree students
140
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
61.7%

Group 2

Graduations in appropriate time, master's
76.4%

Group 2

Contact with work environment, bachelor's
no data
Contact with work environment, master's
no data
Not specified

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
2.2

Group 2

Support in studies
1.7

Group 1

Courses offered
1.7

Group 1

Study organisation
1.5

Group 1

Exams
2.4

Group 2

Digital teaching elements
1.9

Group 1

Research orientation
2.0

Group 1

Job market preparation
2.6

Group 2

Rooms
1.5

Group 1

Library
1.4

Group 2

IT-infrastructure
1.5

Group 2

Laboratories
2.0

Group 2

Overall study situation
1.9

Group 1

Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support
no data
Not specified
Support in studies
no data
Not specified
Digital teaching elements
no data
Not specified
Courses offered
2.1

Group 2

Study organisation
no data
Not specified
Transition to Master's studies
2.5

Group 3

Research orientation
2.2

Group 2

Overall study situation
2.2

Group 2

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Groups

Group 1

top group

Group 2

middle group

Group 3

bottom group
Not specified
not specified

Acronyms

(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements

BT = Biotechnology

MatSE = Materials Science / Engineering

ME = Mechanical Engineering

Last Update 2022: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education