Doctoral candidates with a world map (Image: TUM-GS)


Scholarship and research are more international today than ever before. That is why TUM supports early international and intercultural collaboration in research, and the creation of personal and institutional networks.

Stays Abroad

The TUM-GS offers financial support for doctoral candidates to perform research abroad and to participate in international conferences and symposia. [more]

EuroTech Universities Alliance

TUM is a member of the EuroTech Universities Alliance, a strategic partnership of four leading technical universities in Europe. Doctoral candidates benefit from expanded exchange opportunities. [more]

GlobalTech Universities Alliance

The GlobalTech alliance was founded in 2009. It is a worldwide network of some of the world’s leading technical universities. The member universities are located in seven countries on four continents. [more]

TUM-UQ Research Exchange

The research exchange program between the University of Queensland (UQ), Australia and TUM offers doctoral candidates the great opportunity to do a research stay at UQ for 3-12 months. [more]