Applicants for the program can take a test to receive certification of their level of language competence. Auditors have the possibility to take courses in German as a Foreign Language and English.
Professors, students and staff can make use of our various programs to improve their writing skills in the TUM's two working languages, English and German.
Intercultural competence is essential for fruitful communication among people from diverse cultures. The TUM Language Center offers numerous opportunities for global learning, with a special focus on building awareness of the distinct character of different cultures.
We connect you with another TUM student as a tandem partner for the following languages:
- Chinese – German
- French – German
- Italian – German NEW!
- Japanese - German NEW!
- Portuguese - German
- Spanish - German
- Swedish - German
To enrich our language offerings, we offer various events that help you get to know the countries and cultures behind the languages you study.
The international films – also by graduates of the HFF – that are offered in the framework of the project "Diversity - Respect the Differences, Discover the Similarities" are usually shown in the original language with German or English subtitles and are specially selected by lecturers from the respective language areas of the TUM Language Center. Each film is followed by a lively discussion.
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