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Empowering Tomorrow: Sustainable Energies and Entrepreneurship

International Summer School

Sustainable Energies and Entrepreneurship
  • Date: July, 8-19, 2024
  • Location: Munich and Garching
  • Language: English
  • Target group: International Master‘s students and young professionals with a background in sustainable energies and/or entrepreneurship and passionate about driving change
  • Number of participants: Max. 25
  • Credits: 6 ECTS (Equivalent to 3 Credits in the Anglo-Saxon context)
  • Examination: Oral group presentation and short written paper relating the sustainable business model developed during the program (max 3000 words)

At a glance

International Summer School

Empowering Tomorrow: Sustainable Energies and Entrepreneurship

International Summer School (applications are closed)

Get ready for an unforgettable Summer School experience by TUM School of Management in collaboration with TUM SEED Center. Join us on a journey that revolves around renewable energies and entrepreneurship, aimed at conquering Sustainable Development Goals 7 and 13. The worldwide energy transformation poses a significant hurdle that demands collaborative and innovative thinking to overcome. Sustainable entrepreneurship, in turn, with its combination of economic, social, and ecological goals, is a powerful tool for tackling this challenge. This is the focal point of our upcoming program.

Join us on the campuses in Munich and Garching for the International Summer School, where we'll not only impart technical and practical knowledge but empower you to become a true catalyst for change.

Our triple-pronged approach ensures you'll be informed, inspired, and engaged throughout the entire experience.









Joining the International Summer School will bring you the chance to meet leading academics and sustainable founders, and to work with inspiring, like-minded people from all over the world.



What to expect

  • Connect and collaborate with inspired individuals from around the globe who share your passion. 
  • Immerse yourself in the vibrant TUM SEED Center community, uniting motivated individuals from the global north and south.
  • Deepen your understanding of SDGs 7 and 13, delving into the significant societal challenge of the energy transition. 
  • Harness the latest research from top-notch academics at the triple crown accredited TUM School of Management and TUM School of Engineering and Design.
  • Tap into the experiences of sustainable entrepreneurs worldwide as they share their personal narratives. 
  • Familiarize yourself with a diverse array of startup tools, including the Sustainable Business Model Canvas, Rapid Prototyping, and Storytelling.
  • Embark on the journey of developing your sustainable business concept within small teams guided by dedicated academics, entrepreneurs, and coaches. 
  • Revel in an exceptional experience in Munich, a city rich in culture and surrounded by breathtaking landscapes.
  • Engage with students from every corner of the world, and immerse yourself in a culturally diverse program that promises a truly enriching experience.

Lecturers 2024

Recap of the International Summer School 2022
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Area of responsibility

Program Management