As of 1 October 2013, TUM will receive public funds to compensate for revenue previously generated through the collection of student tuition. These funds – as with the previously collected student tuition – are to be allocated specifically for improving the conditions of study and teaching at institutions of higher education. TUM allocates these funds at two distinct levels – departmental and university-wide:
In April 2013, the Bayerische Landtag reached the decision to eliminate university tuition fees. If you have questions regarding tuition fees, in general, or would like to know how TUM allocated its tuition revenues, feel free to contact us at the Academic and Student Affairs Office for more information.