About us

Design is our core activity. We maintain and transform spaces. We design our cultural and built environment.  

The Department of Architecture is part of the TUM School of Engineering and Design (ED), which combines engineering disciplines and collaborates across campuses. The Technical University of Munich (TUM) is one of the world's strongest universities in research, teaching, and innovation. TUM is an entrepreneurial university and a global marketplace of knowledge. Located in Munich, we benefit from an ecosystem of cutting-edge research, global companies, and high-tech start-ups in one of Europe's most innovative metropolitan areas. 

Studios & Orientation

Students benefit from a professional working area on the Munich inner city campus: There are extra educational and research units over an area of more than 13.000 square metres. The department has numerous studio areas with 1.200 work spaces. more

Boards & Management 

Further information about and contacts to the academic leadership team as well as the management of the School Office as a service facility of all Departments at the TUM School of Engineering and Design. more


Student accolades are regularly awarded at the Department of Architecture. In the field of architecture the TUM School of Engineering and Design annually grants several awards in cooperation with foundations. more

Annual Exhibition

AJA is the annual exhibition at the Department of Architecture, organized by students for students. Along the exhibition of semester and research projects, the AJA hosts an annual curated program inviting visitors to share their thoughts on current issues regarding architecture and the teaching of architecture. more

Architecture Student Council

The Architecture Student Council represents the interests of architecture students at TUM and serves as a place for students to meet and exchange. more 

Job- and Internship Portal

The Jobportal of the Technical University Munich contains job advertisements by the TUM and other scientific institutions, as well as by firms and companies. more