Department of Educational Sciences

Established in 2009, the TUM School of Education is Germany’s first faculty for teacher training and education research. Its founding mission was to raise the quality of training for teaching staff in vocational schools and performance-driven high schools (Gymnasien) in Germany. It has succeeded in establishing a uniform concept for the basic and continued training of teachers in commercial/industrial and in STEM subjects across TUM.

The range of studies at the Department Educational Sciences (since Okt 2021)  former TUM School of Education

  • Teaching at vocational schools – Bachelor/Master of Education
    Vocational Training Integrated for engineers
  • Teaching at high schools [Gymnasien] (natural science strand) – Bachelor/Master of Education and 1st State Examination
  • Vocational education
  • Research on teaching and learning in English (Master program)
  • and Ergonomic Didactics  for LMU students