TUM Asia is the full subsidiary of the Technische Universitaet Muenchen (Technical University Munich, TUM), Germany’s #1 University(Academic Ranking of World Universities 2016, QS World Rankings 2015). TUM is one of the most renowned technical universities in Europe,boasting a wealth of experience in encouraging young minds to use Science, Engineering and Technology for the betterment of society through innovative means.
In bringing German academic excellence to Asia, TUM partnered National University of Singapore (NUS) and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) for joint Master programmes, while partnering Singapore’s newest autonomous university, Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) for its Bachelor degree programmes.
All our degrees are solely awarded by TUM and are campus-blind. Graduates get the same TUM degree as their counterparts in Germany, whereas joint degree holders get a degree from TUM and the partner university.
Representing our parent university, TUM, TUM Asia offers Bachelor and Master programmes in various fields in Science, Engineering and Technology.
Many of our students have commented that they chose to complete their studies with TUM Asia because of the unique German-Singaporean degree combinations as well as the academic-through-track that TUM has brought over to Singapore.
Students who complete the TUM Bachelor degree programmes can go on to complete their Masters with us, which allows a student to obtain a Undergraduate and Postgraduate degree in a total of 4 years (same time required for a local BSc degree).
As TUM’s branch campus, our programmes are taught by TUM professors who fly in from Germany to teach, combined with professors from NUS, NTU and SIT. All our degree programmes are conducted in English, both in instruction and writing.
Combining the world-renowned “German Engineering” with the Asian perspectives offered by NUS and NTU professors as well as industry experts, we offer you a new look into the industry.
This is not all we have to offer! To find out more about our programmes, download our brochures that include a comprehensive overview on the programmes and the possible career outlook for you!
TUM Asia is an Institute of Higher Learning (IHL) appointed by the Ministry of Education (MOE) Singapore. Our CPE registration number is 200105229R (we are exempted from EduTrust), valid from 13/06/2017 to 12/06/2023. We are also the branch campus and full subsidiary of the Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM).