Bridging traditional divides at the TUM School of Management

TUM School of Management, firmly rooted within TUM's technological and entrepreneurial ecosystem, places a unique focus on the interface between management, engineering, and the natural and life sciences. The School's goal is to bridge the traditional divide between the fields of management and technology.


The School sees its role as educating the leaders and decision-makers of tomorrow. Like TUM, it is committed to excellence. Since its foundation two decades ago, it has been consistently ranked as one of the top business schools in Germany and beyond.

TUM School of Management is in the top one percent of business schools worldwide to hold Triple Crown accreditation by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), the European Foundation for Management Development (EQUIS), and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Triple Crown accreditation is internationally recognized as a seal of quality for business schools.

"Since our beginnings 20 years ago, our goal has been to bring together two worlds"
Prof. Dr. Gunther Friedl, Dean of TUM School of Management

Our campuses

TUM School of Management operates in five distinct location. Besides its original Munich and Weihenstephan campuses, the school offers research and teaching in Heilbronn, Straubing and Garching. 






Straubing & Weihenstephan



Always up to date

Short notes

22 Mar '23
TUM No. 1 in Germany for Statistics and Operational Research for the Second Time in a Row

TUM No. 1 in Germany for Statistics and Operational Research for the Second Time in a Row
In the QS World University Rankings by Subject, Technical University of Munich is ranked 28th in the world in the subject Statistics and Operational Research, moving up 4 places (32nd in 2022) and making us the best German university in this subject.

We are among the TOP 2 in Germany for Business & Management Research (76th worldwide),  moving up 3 places, and among the TOP 5 universities in Germany for  Accounting & Finance.

Among the Global Top 100 for Business and Management Research, TUM remains one of the TOP TWO German universities.

Research at the TUM School of Management is characterized by an interdisciplinary approach. The faculty is engaged in a wide range of research projects that bridge the gap between disciplines. Our research focuses on future trends and real-world solutions that advance innovation-based businesses and benefit society at large. Students benefit from the use of cutting-edge research in the classroom.
➡️ To the QS Ranking:

23 Feb '23
Among the #BEST 10 online courses worldwide

Among the best 10 online courses worldwide: Our compliments go to our lecturers Dr. Reiner Hutwelker, Dr. Holly Claudia Ott, and Prof. Dr. Martin Grunow for proving once again that our MOOC-based professional Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification program offers the best-in-class online learning experiences delivering learner-centric and impactful outcomes on the edX platform.

The TUM Lean Six Sigma Green Belt professional program with edX had already been awarded the QS-Wharton Reimagination Education bronze medal for Best Online Program in 2021 and is highly recognized for its global reach, accessibility, and initiative for the UN Sustainable Development Goals. 

We are looking forward to the final results!
For more information about the Lean Six Sigma certification programs, click here:
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