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
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Short notes

02 Aug '22
FIM scholarships awarded to 9 excellent talents

The scholarships for our Master in Finance and Information Management (FIM) were awarded yesterday during the Summer Symposium of the TUM Chair of Management Accounting.

Congratulations to the scholarship holders of the FIM class of 2021 David Bayer, Olena Boieva, Mariana Pedraza-Copete, Anaís García González, Heiko Hoppe, Uladzimir Smalei, Vlada Yatskovskaya, Yu Jung Yang and Philipp Wiegand. 
The TUM Management Alumni e.V. and the TUM Fördergesellschaft Controlling e.V. have created a special scholarship program in cooperation with our FIM corporate partners and Carsten Maschmeyer to offer monthly financial assistance.

We are proud to have corporate partners, who see the value in supporting the academic career of our students to be the responsible leaders of tomorrow. Scholarship donors include in cooperation with TUM Management Alumni e.V. Celonis represented by Ngoc Anh Ngo, Allianz Global Investors (AGI), Ergo and in cooperation with the TUM Fördergesellschaft Controlling e.V. investor Carsten Maschmeyer represented by Carl Zülch und Jan Schierle.
The ceremony was moderated by the FIM professor Prof. Rudi Zagst. The scholarship was awarded by the Dean and Chairman of the Board Prof. Gunther Friedl and by the Director of the TUM Management Alumni e.V. Pamela Pollich. We thank everyone for their great support and participation in the event. 
The scholarship program is used to support talented individuals who have excelled in performance and community involvement. In addition, diversity in the study program is particularly promoted.

More information about the scholarship program.

19 Jul '22
Shanghai Ranking of Academic Subjects: Top German Management School

TUM School of Management was once again ranked among the top Business Schools in the latest Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) 2022 released today. TUM School of Management secured No. 1 for management research in Germany five years in a row now. Worldwide, TUM School of Management ranks as the only German school among the Top 150 Management Schools.


Since 2009, the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by academic subjects has been published annually by the Shanghai Ranking Consultancy. This release contains rankings of universities in 54 subjects across Natural Sciences, Engineering, Life Sciences, Medical Sciences, and Social Sciences. In total, more than 1,800 out of 4,000 universities across 93 countries and regions were listed in the rankings. Universities are ranked by several indicators of academic or research performance. The GRAS rankings use a range of academic indicators and third-party data to measure the performance of world universities in respective subjects, including research output, research influence, international collaboration, research quality, and international academic awards.

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