International Graduate School of Science and Engineering - IGSSE

The TUM International Graduate School of Science and Engineering (IGSSE) combines academic excellence with high-profile doctoral education. With the IGSSE, the Technische Universität München (TUM) transfers its commitment to foster research projects off the beaten tracks and qualify exceptional young scientists into practice. Our doctoral researchers are trained to work in interdisciplinary, cutting-edge research contexts.

IGSSE is a two-times winner of the German Excellence Initiative (2006 and 2012) and now acts as the hub for innovative research across TUM departments and their international research partners. As a Thematic Graduate Center, IGSSE is also part of the TUM Graduate School.


The scientific backbone of our graduate school

Doctoral training

Details on the IGSSE Qualification Program


IGSSE´s scientific community


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