About us

As part of a university of excellence, we occupy top positions in rankings worldwide for research and teaching. The outstanding quality of our education makes our students popular with employers. They learn in an environment characterized by a desire to create and an enjoyment of technology. With countless spin-offs, they are part of an entrepreneurial university that researches sustainable and efficient solutions of tomorrow for people.

Technology for People

"Our research institutions develop solutions to the technology challenges of the future - for a world worth living in and a sustainable society." This is the vision of the TUM Department of Mechanical Engineering. Department head Professor Klaus Bengler introduces the department in the video.

Boards and Management

The School Office is the management and service institution for the entire TUM School of Engineering and Design. More information on the leadership and management structure and contact persons in the governing boards, the Management Team and the Academic Leadership Team. more

Job- & Internship Portal

The student job portal of the Technical University of Munich contains advertisements of the TUM and other scientific institutions as well as offices and companies. more


Professional representatives close to the Department of Mechanical Engineering endow annual awards to encourage the next generation of scientists and to recognize achievement for excellent doctoral and master's theses. They are awarded during the Day of Engineering and Design. to the awardees from 2022