Organizing your studies and advice

Starting at university is exciting. Planing modules, registering for courses and exams - everything is new and needs to be well organized. Here and on the following pages you will find all the information you need for your mathematics studies.

Infopoint: the answer to (nearly) all your questions

The Infopoint is your first stop for all your questions related to your Math course at the TUM. We support you in all aspects of study, and get you in touch with the right contact person. Our team advices you on: 

  • theses
  • contracts for student assistants 

At the Infopoint Mathematics, you can hand in your thesis as well as applications or forms on the following topics:

  • theses
  • acknowledgements
  • retrospective examination registration
  • internships

We can also help you if you have questions about our campus management system TUMonline. 

Infopoint Mathematics

Zentrum Mathematik - Infopoint

Boltzmannstr. 3
85748 Garching

Room: MI 00.10.052
Tel: +49 (0)89 289 17577
Internal mail: SB-S-MA

Access only with compliance with the 3G rule and mask requirement.

Opening hours:

During the semester
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 09-11 a.m.                 Wednesday 09-11 a.m. Online consultation hour  Identifier: 708850

Tuesday and Thursday 13-15 p.m.

During the semester break

Tuesday 9 - 11 a.m.

Thursday  13-15 p.m.

Please continue to hand in documents, forms and theses via the letterbox in the Magistrale next to the Infopoint Informatik.

Study advice for Mathematics: ask us!

Mathematics is a demanding subject to study. If you are feeling somewhat challenged at the start of your studies, we are happy to support you! Your best option is to contact a study advisor, in order to discuss your situation and together find the best solution for you.

Please, choose your subject:

Bachelor Mathematics

Master Mathematics in Data Science

Master Mathematical Finance and Actuarial Science

Master Mathematics in Operations Research

Master Mathematics in Science and Engineering

Elite-Master TopMath

Support in all circumstances

External influences and personal problems can make studying difficult. The Department of Mathematics is happy to help, if you need an individual solution for a particular problem. Please contact your subject advisor or Dr. Thomas Stolte.

Studying without barriers

We want to make it possible for all people to participate equally and independently in their studies and student life. Do you have any questions or need support? Please contact the department's representatives for students with chronic illness or disabilities, Jana Graul or Dr. Thomas Stolte.

Further information can be found on the service pages of the TUM.

Advice for foreign students

Financial questions, registering at your new place of residence, residency permits, insurance and deadlines - those coming to study in Germany often have a lot to get sorted. Foreign students can contact our advisor for international affairs, Julia Cyllok.

You can find a lot of information on Paths to the TUM.