Learn Swedish at the TUM Language Center

Hjärtligt välkommen!

Swedish is the native language of about 10 million people. It is the official language of Sweden and is also one of the two official languages of Finland. Swedish is a descendant of Old Norse and is closely related to Danish and Norwegian. Swedish is characteriyed by its melodic accent and its distinctive vowel system.

Language Courses during the semester

We offer Swedish courses from level A1 through C1 following the CEFR

Block Courses in Lecture-free Periods

Use the lecture-free period from February to April, 2018, to improve your language skills.

Course Registration

Students can register via TUMonline. Staff interested in taking a course should come to the first lesson.

The TUM Language Center reserves the right, in case of low number of present participants to cancel the courses.

Language Certificates and Language Tests

You can take a test to receive a language certificate to include in various applications (scholarships, internships, exchange semesters, etc.). Please contact thunstedt@zv.tum.de for further information

Tandem Learning

TUMtandem brings TUM students together for structured intercultural conversation.

Cooperation Chamber of Commerce

The German-Swedish Talent Program is an exclusive scholarship from the German-Swedish Chamber of Commerce for Master students with a technical or economics-oriented degree program. Required are Swedish skills at A2 level.


Deadline for the talent program of the German-Swedish Chamber of Commerce: September 30th. 2017.

Christina Thunstedt

Head of Swedish, Nordic languages and languages without lecturers

Office Hours
During the semester break by arrangement
Room 300, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)
Tel.: 089/289-22135



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