Technical University of Munich

Communications Engineering

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Information Engineering
English only & German language course
Winter semester:  15 Mar/31 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in electrical engineering and/or information technology.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: With grades A, B or C.
min 6.5
min 88
min 605
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by an original document issued by your university stating the medium of instruction during your bachelor studies was English. The confirmation has to be an authenticated copy. The MSCE Program expects all students to acquire German language skills at the end of the second semester. You get released from this constraint by providing proof of sufficient German language skills along with application documents (optional).

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: The deadline has been extended until June 30th.
Summer semester:
In 36 hours free webinar
How to apply via Uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents

  1. Application form.
  2. Passport.
  3. Preliminary record examination issued by uni-assist for non-EU Applicants (VPD).
  4. Curriculum vitae.
  5. Transcript of records or bachelor's degree (certified).
  6. Statement of purpose, which is the cover letter of your application. The layout requirements are one page, DIN A4 or letter format, 12 pt, single spacing. If you write more than one page you will get fewer points for your letter.
    It must contain a declaration stating that you wrote it yourself without any auxiliary means other than the ones indicated and that everything you wrote is true to the best of your knowledge.
    Write about your purpose, why you are interested in Communications Engineering at TUM. State why you think that you are qualified and why you should be selected for the program. In addition, you should also write about your projects, research internships, etc.
    The statement has to be written in English.
  7. Two letters of reference.
  8. Proof of proficiency in the English language (see language requirements).
  9. Proof of proficiency in the German language (optional).
  10. GRE/GATE (optional).

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website