Technische Universität München (TUM) is one of Europe’s top universities. Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM) offers a wide range of studies in engineering, natural sciences, life and medical sciences and economics. TUM combines top-class facilities for cutting-edge research with unique learning opportunities for 35,979 students. It is committed to excellence in research and teaching, interdisciplinary education and the active promotion of promising young scientists. TUM covers a wide spectrum of fundamental and applied research. TUM scientists are committed to finding solutions to the major challenges facing society as we move forward: Health & Nutrition • Energy & Natural Resources • Environment & Climate • Information & Communications • Mobility & Infrastructure. The course program contains about 160 courses of study, 98% with bachelor and master degrees. Today TUM comprises thirteen faculties with about 36,000 students, 475 professors and roughly 10,000 members of staff, academic and non-academic. TUM was one of the first universities in Germany to be named a University of Excellence.