Technical University of Munich

Computational Mechanics

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Mathematics, Computer Science, Mechatronics, Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
English only & German language course
Winter semester: 31 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
students from Non-EU/EEA Countries (minus Switzerland): directly at the University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)students from EU/EEA Countries (plus Switzerland): directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in civil engineering, mechanical engineering or comparable programs, such as aerospace engineering, applied or structural mechanics, structural engineering, engineering mechanics, mechanical engineering and automation, mechatronics engineering, naval architecture and marine engineering, automotive engineering, mechanical engineering and production.

Please note that applications with a degree from the following fields will be rejected: informatics, information technology, electrical engineering, communication engineering, or chemical engineering.

GPA Comment

Above-average degree.

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)
Specification: With grades A, B or C.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
Proof of very basic German knowledge (if your language of instruction was not German in your previous education) is also required. This proof can be a certificate of any German course (any level) of the Goethe Institute or another language school (including your home university). If you cannot prove basic German knowledge during your application, you have to complete a basic German course at the university during your first two semesters.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:January 01 (German)January 01 (EU)January 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:
Spring semester:

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Due to the current restrictions resulting from the Covid19 situation, the deadline for application to the master's program Computational Mechanics is extended. The new dealine is June 30th, 2020.
In 10 days free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
students from Non-EU/EEA Countries (minus Switzerland): directly at the University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)students from EU/EEA Countries (plus Switzerland): directly at the University
Application Fee:
€ 75 for the first application, € 30 for each additional

Application Documents

During the online application process you will be asked to provide your personal information and upload the following documents:

  1. A copy of your academic record (listing your subjects and grades), including information about your universities' grading system and translation.
  2. Proof of your English language proficiency (see language requirements).
  3. Optional: A proof of very basic German knowledge (see language requirements).
  4. Applicants with a degree from an Indian university have to submit their recent GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) results of papers.
  5. Applicants with a degree from a Vietnamese, Chinese or Mongolian university have to submit a valid APS certificate.
  6. If your bachelor's degree was issued in a country that is not part of the EU/EEA/EFTA signatory nations: preliminary review documentation (VPD) by uni-assist (see above).
  7. A personal statement - letter of motivation (why would you like to take part in the COME program?).
  8. curriculum vitae (CV).
  9. Optional/if possible: a ranking list, i.e. a statement (certified by your university) that you, for example, completed your bachelor as the 3rd best student among 50 other graduates in your term.
  10. At least one letter of reference: please use the appropriate form. Please fill in your name, sign the form, and give this form to a professor or other person who is well acquainted with your academic work (no job reference). The form consists out of two pages: on the first page the recommender is asked for a ranking of the student, the second is the letter itself. The recommender also can use the own institutional letter paper to write the recommendation letter. Upload the filled out form and the letter.
  11. A copy of your passport (no authentification required).

After having completed the online application you will be provided with an application form. Print out this form, sign it and upload it. The application for admission is only valid if it has been uploaded with your signature.

Further Information

For more information please check the

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