Studying Abroad at MSE

There are many different programs that enable students to go abroad to do exchange semesters, internships, final degree assignments or further training. These include Erasmus and TUMexchange, for example. The programs are organized by the TUM International Center.

MSE has cooperations with a number of universities in other countries. At these universities, credit transfer is particularly straightforward and the course content taught there will fit in with your degree at MSE.

NEWS

DAAD RISE worldwide / special announcement Canada

RISE stands for Research Internships in Science and Engineering.

RISE Worldwide offers summer research internships across the world to German undergraduate students with academic training in biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences, engineering, or a closely related field.

Special announcement Canada: application deadline 1.8.-19.9.2019

Regular announcement: application deadline 1.11.-15.12.2019

Please find more information here.

Information Event „Wege ins Ausland“ at the MSE on July 30, 2019

30.07.2019 the Information Event "Wege ins Ausland" for students at the MSE took place. Together with the International Center we informed about TUM exchange programs and answered your questions around a stay abroad.

Please find the presentation here.

University of British Columbia Visiting International Research Students (VIRS) Program

The VIRS program provides admission to the University of British Columbia (UBC) for international students conducting research full-time at UBC. The VIRS admission process is rolling and there are no deadlines.

Please find detailed information here.

The initial and main step is to identify a host laboratory and Professor at UBC. The Academic Programs Office of MSE in cooparation with the Faculty of Applied Science can assist in contacting relevant faculty members. If interested, please send an email to exchange@mse.tum.de.

PROMOS scholarships for seminar papers and final theses

The PROMOS program supports students with grants for the completion of seminar papers and final theses in universities, companies and scientific institutes outside of Erasmus+ zone up to six months.

2019 application deadlines

December 1, 2019, if the stay abroad takes place primarily after December 1, 2019 (e.g. for stays abroad between December and May). Then the support for your stay abroad is available only from the beginning of 2020. The scholarship is effective on January 1, 2020.

June 1, 2020, if the stay abroad takes place primarily after June 1, 2020.

Please find detailed information here.

 

 

Click here to go to the TUMi-Calendar.

TUMi is aimed at international exchange and full-time students and offers a wide range of events (support with starting out at TUM, cultural program throughout the lecture period).