TUM Language Center

The TUM Language Center plays a central role in the internationalization initiative of the Technical University Munich. We offer students and staff diverse opportunities to develop competence in a foreign language in addition to professional communication skills. Our program strongly emphasizes intercultural communication in the context of scientific research.

Currently all TUM Language Center services are being offered online.

Our Service Office is not available by phone from 3.5. to 7.5.

Dear students,

By now all places in our courses have been allocated.
If your registration in TUMonline shows the status ‘requirements met‘ (=waiting position), unfortunately you have not received a fixed place
We thank you for understanding that the number of places is limited.

The schedule for our intensive courses during the semester break will be released in TUMonline in mid-July 2021. 

Additional Online-Offers


Independently of the online courses at the TUM Language Center the vhb offers online-courses, as well. A late entry may still be possible. For more information please contact the vhb directly.

Learn one of our 17 languages!

For Students

Courses during the Semester, Writing Consulting German & English, TUMtandem, Language Test and Certificates…
Our Program for Students

For Faculty & Staff

DaF for Staff, English Coaching Program, Writing Consulting German & English…
Our Program for TUM Staff

For Doctoral Candidates

DaF for Staff, English Coaching Program, Language Courses…
Our Program for Doctoral Candidates

Academic Writing

Would you like to improve your academic writing skills in German or English?
Here you will find support

TUMtandem - Learning in Tandem

Tandem learning is a language learning method in an autonomous and collaborative manner.
Here you will find information about our program


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