Technical University of Munich

Mathematics in Science and Engineering

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Mathematics
English only
Summer semester:  30 Nov
Winter semester:  31 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in mathematics, engineering mathematics, physics, or a comparable course of study. You need to have acquired at least 29 ECTS credits from among the following lectures: measure and integration, vector analysis, ordinary differential equations, algebraic structures in geometry, elementary differential geometry, numerical methods for ordinary differential equations, basic statistics, Markov chains, algorithmic discrete mathematics, and introduction to nonlinear optimization. If these conditions have been missed by only a narrow margin, you'll have points deducted during the application process. If the commission thinks that there is too much missing content, your application will be rejected. 

Language Requirements

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

min 6.5
min 88
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: With grades A, B or C.
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:
English language proficiency can also be proven by a GMAT with a score higher than 600 or via the language of instruction in an academic program (e.g. in a bachelor's) by submitting your transcript of records or your degree certificate as evidence (the language of instruction needs to have been English in more than 50% of the program). If you already have a German language certificate to at least the A1 level, please submit that with your application. Applicants who provide just an English language certificate with their application will be admitted on the condition that they complete one module providing integrative knowledge of the German language within the first two semesters of their studies. TUM offers free courses for that purpose.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

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

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Due to the current situation, the application deadlines for master's programs for the winter semester 2020/21 will be extended once until June 30th, 2020.
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission test/interview:
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents

  1. Application form (printed from TUMonline).
  2. Transcript of records with courses equivalent to a minimum of 140 ECTS.
  3. Form with grade calculation (curricular analysis) from the best 140 ECTS.
  4. A curriculum of the underlying university degree.
  5. Actual curriculum vitae (CV).
  6. Letter of motivation.
  7. Proof of language skills (German or English). See language requirements.
  8. uni-assist VPD certificate.

Further Information

For more information please check the

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