Outgoings - going abroad from the TUM School of Life Sciences
Through its worldwide cooperation, TUM offers numerous opportunities for international experience, from semesters abroad for students to exchange programs for scientists and employees.
Numerous students and employees take advantage of these offers to spend time abroad as part of their studies or jobs. Those who go abroad have many opportunities: Improve your language skills and intercultural competence, make international contacts, sharpen your academic profile - and last but not least: make friends all over the world.
Information for outgoings - plans to go abroad
Programs for students
In this overview you can discover the different possibilities to gain relevant experience abroad during your studies.
Stay abroad for administrative employees
Administrative employees can also benefit from our international partners and gain important insights into the organizational structures at other universities during a stay abroad.
In order to intensify the exchange in this area, TUM has created the Graf-Montgelas program to provide administrative staff with easier access to stays abroad. Further information will follow shortly.
Our partner universities
Would you like to spend a semester abroad? TUM has many agreements with partner universities that make it easy.
Under International Partner Universities in the MoveON database you can find all cooperation partners that have a global agreement with TUM.
In In the category International Opportunities you can search for further possibilities for your stay abroad. Besides the program you can also filter by the field of study and country you are interested in and you will receive experience reports of your predecessors. In addition, the results are presented on a world map.
To further improve this service, you should leave a report in MoveON yourself.
internships at home and abroad
Are you looking for an internship, preferably also abroad?
You can find many internships in Germany and abroad in the internship database of the TUM School of Life Sciences.
Furthermore the TUM maintains a database with experience reports on many internships in other European countries. Use the search function and browse for internships in companies and research institutions
In the fields of forestry, agriculture and horticulture, the Praktikantenamt Weihenstephan constantly offers interesting vacancies.
To further improve this service, you should also leave a report in MoveON yourself or inform us about your internship.
Scholarships for periods abroad
- ERASMUS+ Mobility for Study Visits (SMS)
- ERASMUS+ Student or Graduate Mobility Internship (SMP)
- TUM exchange Program
The exchange programme TUMexchange comprises study-related exchanges with universities outside the EU, in North America, Latin America, Russia, Japan, South East Asia, India, China, Africa, Israel and Oceania. The exchange takes place with universities in 25 countries. It offers TUM students the opportunity to study at one of TUM's renowned partner universities and to become thoroughly familiar with the language, culture and lifestyle of the host country. As part of the program, participants are exempt from tuition fees at the partner university. The program is announced once a year in autumn for the following academic year. A maximum of two desired universities can be specified in the application. The complete program is coordinated by the International Center.
- Athens Programme
- Selection criteria
- Meaningfulness of the subject choice
- Language skills
- Letter of motivation
- Grading average
- Study Exchange Coordinators
- Summer Schools
Study abroad - A look beyond the horizon
„Take off in Barcelona“
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„Over the rooftops of Lisbon“