TUM Department of Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering (MEC) develops innovative, efficient and sustainable technologies in the service of our society. Excellent and solution-oriented research and teaching put people on center stage, thus bridging the gap between digital and physical world.

Degree Programs

All information on the Bachelor's and Master's degree programs in Mechanical Engineering as well as on the other diverse study programs in the natural and engineering sciences at the TUM School of Engineering and Design. to the study programs.  more about Degree Programs

Research and Innovation

Our department is engaged in the development, analysis, testing and manufacture of products used in all areas of modern society. more about Research and Innovation


Whether additive manufacturing, medical technology or product development - in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, 16 professorships and chairs deal with a wide variety of research topics in mechanical engineering. about the Professorships

Networks & Initiatives

In order to make research as interdisciplinary as possible, the professorships of the Department MEC are active in various networks and initiatives. more about Networks & Initiatives

KI.Fabrik Bayern

The KI.FABRIK Bayern is part of the Bavarian state government's high-tech agenda. The AI Factory Bayern aims to become a completely flexible and interconnected location for the local, crisis-safe, and profitable production of state-of-the-art IT and mechatronic high-tech components. more

Mission & Vision

The Department of Mechanical Engineering researches and teaches in various disciplines of mechanical engineering. The focus is on the concept of human-centered engineering and on the development of technical innovations for people, society and nature. more