Winter term 2021/22

TitleDatesDuration
English - Academic Presentation Skills C1 - C2Link2
English - Academic Writing C2Link2
English - Advanced Business Communication C2Link2
English - Basic English for Academic Purposes B2Link2
English - Basic English for Architects B2Link2
English - Basic English for Business and Technology - Domestic Module B2Link2
English - Basic English for Business and Technology - Global Module B2Link2
English - Basic English for Scientific Purposes B2Link2
English - Basic English for Technical Purposes B2Link2
English - Controversial Topics in Science and Technology C1Link2
English - Creative Writing C1: Introduction to Narrative Strategies and Literary FormsLink3
English - Critical Thinking and Science Writing C2Link2
English - English Conversation Partners Program B1 - C1+Link2
English - English Pronunciation C1Link2
English - English Writing for Social Scientists C2Link2
English - English for Academic Purposes Module: Gateway to English Master's C1 Link2
English - English for Architects C1Link2
English - English for Automotive Engineers C1Link2
English - English for Civil Engineering: Gateway to English Master's C1Link2
English - English for Environmental Engineering: Gateway to English Master's C1Link2
English - English for Political Science C1Link2
English - English through Cinema C1Link2
English - Focus on the USA C1Link2
English - Get Fit for Proficiency C1Link2
English - Intensive Thesis Writers' Workshop C2Link2
English - Intercultural Communication C1Link2
English - Introduction to Academic Writing C1Link2
English - Introduction to English Pronunciation B2Link2
English - Jobline B2Link2
English - Literature, Technology and Society C1Link2
English - Professional English for Business and Technology - Management and Finance Module C1Link2
English - Professional English for Business and Technology - Marketing Module C1Link2
English - Scientific Presentation and Writing C2Link2
English - Selected Readings in Popular Science B2Link2
English - Writing Academic Research Papers C2Link2
English Grammar Compact B1Link2
English Grammar Intermediate B2Link2
English for Scientific Purposes C1Link2
English for Technical Purposes - Environment and Communication Module C1Link2
English for technical Purposes - Industry and Energy Module C1Link2
English in Science and Technology C1Link2

Academic English Courses

Choose from over 90 academic English courses, most of which focus on English for special purposes or advanced writing skills.

English Writing Center

The English Writing Center offers free one-to-one consulting for TUM students and staff of all levels. We use your own English texts as our raw material to develop your competence in written English. 

English Courses for Staff

These courses offer in-house group instruction to administrative employees.
Additionally, all courses confer the needed qualification for Erasmus+ international language exchanges.

Read more about English Courses for Staff

 

 

Online Program vhb

The Virtual University of Bavaria (vhb) offers online language courses for English. The courses can be a useful supplement to the English courses at TUM. They are especially recommended if you do not need to earn ECTS. 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

More detailed information about the courses can be found in the course descriptions.

Additional Services

 

Kate Eden

Head of English Program
eden@zv.tum.de

Office Hours
On Tuesdays from 12:00 to 13:00

By arrangement during the semester break
Room 312, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)
Tel.: 089/289-29309

short bio

Jena Balton-Stier

English Lecturer
balton-stier@zv.tum.de

Office hours
On Thursdays from 08:00 to 10:00

By arrangement during the semester break
Room 304, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)
Tel.: +49 89/289-29305

short bio​​​​​​​

 

 

Dr. Aparna Bhar

English Lecturer
bhar@zv.tum.de

Office Hours
On Wednesdays from 10:00 to 11:00

By arrangement during the semester break
Room 305, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)
Tel.: 089/289-29304

short bio

Ross Clark

English Lecturer
clark@zv.tum.de

Office Hours
On Mondays from 15:00 to 16:00

By arrangement during the semester break
Room 305,  Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)
Tel.: 089/289-29303

short bio

Elizabeth Hamzi-Schmidt

English Lecturer / Coach WZW
hamzi-schmidt@zv.tum.de

Office Hours
On Thursdays from 13:15 to 14:45

By arrangement during the semester break
Lecturer's Room, Weihenstephaner Berg 13 (WZW)
Tel.: 08161/71-5335

short bio

Karl Hughes

English Lecturer /
Coordinator of English Coaching Program

hughes@zv.tum.de

Office Hours
On Thursdays from 11:30 to 13:00

By arrangement during the semester break
Room 312, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)
Tel.: 089/289-29308

short bio

Rose Jacobs

English Lecturer /
Coordinator of the English Writing Center

jacobs@zv.tum.de

Office hours
On Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30

By arrangement during the semester break
Room 304, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3
Tel.: +49 89/289-29306

short bio

Natasha Msibi

English Lecturer / English Writing Center
msibi@zv.tum.de

Office hours
On Wednesdays from 13:00 to 14:00

By arrangement during the semester break
Room 304, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)
Tel.: +49 89/289-29310

short bio

Keith Murray

English Lecturer /
English Writing Center

murray@zv.tum.de

Office Hours
On Fridays from 14:30 to 15:30

By arrangement during the semester break
Room 0243, EWC, Arcisstr. 21 (MUC)
Tel.: +49 89/289-289 25437

short bio

Jennifer Ritter

English Lecturer
ritterj@zv.tum.de

Office hours
On Tuesdays from 13:00 to 15:00

By arrangement during the semester break
Schulgasse 22, Room 01.033, 94315 Straubing
Tel.: +49-9421-187-144

Tina Schrier

English Lecturer / Coach GAR
schrier@zv.tum.de

Office Hours
On Tuesdays from 11:00 to 12:00
Room 304, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)

On Wednesdays from 14:00 to 15:00
Room MW 0808, Boltzmannstr. 15 (GAR)

By arrangement during the semester break
Tel.: 089/289-15102

short bio

Madeleine Stapel

English Lecturer /
English Writing Center

m.stapel@tum.de

Office Hours

On Wednesdays from 09:00 to 10:00


By arrangement during the semester break
Room 0243, EWC, Arcisstr. 21 (MUC)
Tel.: +49 89/289-289 25437

short bio

 

Dr. Stephen Starck

English Lecturer / Coach MUC & GAR
starck@zv.tum.de

Office Hours
On Wednesdays from 12:00 to 13:00

By arrangement during the semester break
Room 305, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)
Tel.: 089/289-29307

short bio


 
Photo Credits: Photo 1-3 (Landscapes and London) are released under Creative Commons CC0 and freely available in the public domain at www.pixabay.com. Photos of the lecturers: Eckert, Astrid und Heddergott, Andreas / TUM