Industrial Design M.Sc. - Application

To be admitted to the master’s study program in Industrial Design, applicants must:

  • have successfully completed a first degree (B.A.) in design, architecture or mechanical engineering, or a comparable bachelor course at a German or foreign university, with a duration of at least six semesters. 
  • pass the aptitude assessment procedure.

Applicants should submit the following documents along with their application:

  • Curriculum vitae in tabular form. 
  • A certificate showing the attainment of a first degree. If this is not available at the time of application, a transcript of records showing the course content should be submitted. The degree certificate must be submitted before matriculation. This is not required from graduates of the TUM. 
  • A letter of motivation describing the applicant’s specific abilities, interests and reasons for wishing to be admitted to the M.Sc. in Industrial Design course at the TUM (max. 1 page A4). 
  • A portfolio of the student’s own work of 10-15 pages A3 as a digital PDF document. 
  • Applicants from abroad should provide proof of adequate proficiency in the German language. Please see: Information about German language skills


Send the complete forms and documents to:
Technische Universität München
Immatrikulation des SSZ
Arcisstr. 21
80333 München