Life Sciences at the Weihenstephan Campus

The Technical University of Munich has concentrated its expertise in life sciences in the TUM School of Life Sciences at the modern Weihenstephan campus in Freising. From molecules to plants and animals to ecosystems and landscapes, Molecular Life Sciences, Life Science Systems and Life Science Engineering are explored and taught under the motto “One Health”.

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26.03.2021 How Grasslands respond to climate change-Effects of CO2 increase were already apparent in the past century

The rise in atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration and concurrent climate change has led to yield reductions of grass-rich grassland vegetation in the past century. This observation was made by researchers at the Technical...[more]

Campus | Facts against fake news-University group at the TUM School of Life Sciences provides information on vaccinations

TUM student Katharina Tartler from "VACCtion" aims to debunk common vaccination misconceptions with her team.

"People should be enabled to make informed decisions," says Katharina Tartler, founder of the university group "VACCtion". The team provides scientifically proven information to those who are skeptical or uncertain about...[more]

Research, Top-News | 15.03.2021 Saving climate through behavior change - Climate plantations do not make the world more sustainable.

Cultivation of bioenergy crops

Grow fast-growing crops, burn them and capture and store the CO2. This strategy is often floated as a way to achieve the temperature goals of the Paris Global Climate Agreement. Unfortunately, a team of researchers, including...[more]

Research, Top-News | 09.03.2021 Making complex data sets usable for research and clinical applications - New professorship for computational mass spectrometry

On March 1, 2021, Mathias Wilhelm was named a tenure-track assistant professor for “Computational Mass Spectrometry” at the TUM School of Life Sciences at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) at Freising-Weihenstephan. His...[more]


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Study abroad programs landscape

Info Event for students of the study area landscape at 5 p.m.:

  • Formalia
  • Procedure/timetable
  • Study/internship place
  • Scolarships

At 6:15 p.m.: "Small Virtual International Landscape Fair"

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IKOM Life Science Career Forum

Find suitable jobs or internships at home and abroad at the IKOM Life Science Online Career Forum! Chat and skype with company representatives, listen to live lectures and find current job offers:

from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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Colloquium Molecular Mechanisms of Agronomic Traits

Colloquium "Molecular Mechanisms of Agronomic Traits":

  • Prof. Dr. Caroline Roper (University of California, Riverside, USA)
  • Xylella fastidiosa and its interface with the grapevine immune system.
  • Host: Prof. Dr. Silke Robatzek, LMU
Lecture Series AgScience on Tap

Lecture Series Meet Women in the Agricultural Sciences:

  • Dr. Bea Mass (BOKU Wien)
  • Diversity at all levels – Transdisciplinary approaches to agricultural sustainability
  • Hosts: Prof. Dr. Monika Egerer (Urban Productive Ecosystems), Claudia Luksch (Hans Eisenmann-Forum)
  • All dates at a glance

Register now for the lecture!