Learn Chinese at the TUM Language Center
Chinese languages are spoken by around 1.3 billion people, the majority of whom live in the People's Republic of China or in Taiwan. The Chinese variety with the most speakers is known as Standard Chinese or Mandarin.
Courses during the semester
We offer Chinese courses from level A1.1 to B1.2 following the CEFR.
- Students register in TUMonline.
- You can follow our instructions for registration and, if necessary, determine your course level by taking our placement test (only for certain languages).
- TUM employees can register by sending an e-mail to the respective lecturer.
- Detailed information about registration.
Online Course: Learning Chinese in full sentences
The quick way to speaking and understanding
Online course for beginners
Students and staff members of TUM can book a limited number of free courses which take three months.
Requirement: completion of the first 13 lessons for free
Online Program vhb
The Virtual University of Bavaria (vhb) offers online language courses for Chinese.
The courses can be a useful supplement to the Chinese courses at TUM.
Please note that the TUM Language Center currently cannot guarantee that ECTS will be awarded for these courses.
All courses at vhb are free of charge for TUM students and registration is done with the TUM ID.
Next registration starts on 01.10.2021 - 02.11.2021
More detailed information about the courses can be found in the course descriptions.
Coordinator of Chinese Program
On Tuesdays from 10:00 to 11:00
By arrangement during the semester break
Room 109, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)