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.


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.

2020 application deadlines

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

December 1, 2020, if the stay abroad takes place primarily after December 1, 2020 (e.g. for stays abroad between December and May). Then the support for your stay abroad is available only from the beginning of 2021. The scholarship is effective on January 1, 2021.

Please find detailed information here.

Application for Erasmus+-SMS: December 1, 2020 until January 14, 2021

Applications for the Eramus+-SMS program are only accepted once a year via our Online Application Portal. Please note that there is no additional selection round for the summer semester.

Next application round: December 1, 2020 until January 14, 2021 (12.00 noon) for a stay abroad with Erasmus+-SMS during the 2021/22 winter semester or the 2022 summer semester.

Please find further information here.

Zoom Weninar "Erasmus despite Corona - how does it work?"

November 18, 2020, 6 pm REGISTRATION

Information Event „Wege ins Ausland“ at the MSE on July 17, 2020

17.07.2020 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 here the presentation.

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.-19.9.2020

Regular announcement: application deadline 1.11.-15.12.2020

Please find more information here.

Scholarships for Australia and New Zealand

GOstralia!-GOzealand! still awards about 40 scholarships for a study stay in Australia and New Zealand.

Application until 30.11.2020
Learn more at: Year Scholarships

Study in Singapur and Vietnam on Campus in 2021!

Apply now for a semester abroad in Southeast Asia starting in summer semester 2021 and - if the regulations do not change - spend it locally on campus in Singapore or Vietnam.

UBC Vancouver Summer Program

The Vancouver Summer Program (VSP) offers with 2 sessions a four-week program organized by various faculties at the University of British Columbia, Canada for international bachelor students.
The program provides the opportunity to take two courses while learning about Canadian practices and culture.

Application Deadline:

  • June session March 10, 2021
  • July session March 31, 2021

Please find further information here:

University of Exerter International Summer School 2021

The International Summer School will run from 1st July until 22nd July and will include an orientation trip to London, on campus self-catered accommodation, all programme transport including airport transfers and an exciting social programme as well as an engaging academic programme. Should social distancing be required during this time, the University of Exeter has provision for this with facilities and transport.

Application window will open on 19th October. Please find all details 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).