TUM is the best technical university in Germany

In 2017 TUM is, according to the „Shanghai Ranking“, one of the best universities in the world. Thereby it is the only technical university in Germany placed in the global Top 100.

The Shanghai Ranking – formally Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) – annually ranks universities from all over the world by the number of papers published in important journals, the citation frequency of their researchers, and the number of scientists and alumni who won Nobel prizes and Fields Medals.


Especially because of the numerous publications of highly cited papers in well-respected and international journals the strong showing was achieved.

All results of the Shanghai Ranking can be found here.