Career Days Impressions
Wie meistere ich meine erste Führungsrolle?
Wie sieht der Alltag einer Führungskraft aus? Wie komme ich an meine erste Führungsposition? Und macht Führen eigentlich Spaß?
In der dritten Folge des Karriere-Podcasts für die TUM Community „That’s my Job“ erzählt TUM Alumna Dr. Viktoria Leonhard, wie sie ihre erste Führungsrolle mit knapp 30 Jahren gemeistert hat und was sie jungen Führungskräften empfiehlt.
How to Start a Job in Germany
What do German companies value and how can I get through the application phase motivated and successfully?
In the second episode of the career podcast for the TUM community “That’s my Job”, TUM alumnus Himanshu Panandikar talks about his application process and the first months in a German company. This episode was recorded in English.
TUM Career Guide
The TUM Career Guide is TUM’s official and free application guidebook. Using many examples, it explains step by step how to draft successful application documents. You will learn the most important strategies for successful job interviews, salary negotiations and starting your career.
All TUM students and alumni can collect the TUM Career Guide free of charge at the Alumni & Career office (Richard-Wagner-Str. 3, Munich).
Career with doctorate
Looking for role models? These alumni earned their doctorates at TUM
Professor Kerstin Prechel
"If I am able to encourage just one woman, I have already achieved my goal"
TUM Alumna Kerstin Prechel worked her way up to international management, to being a professor and an entrepreneur. And she did so even though neither her parents nor her grandparents went to university. Now her goal is to encourage others to follow in her footsteps.
Alumni and challenges
How do You do this?
Four alumni tell us about extraordinary situations in their lives and how they dealt with them.
"Our aim is to revolutionize the use of energy"
Entrepreneurs Arthur Singer, Christoph Dietrich und Nam Truong
With their start-up, TUM Alumni Arthur Singer, Christoph Dietrich and Nam Truong have developed a groundbreaking technology for the switch to clean energy. TUM played a key role in supporting the founders' team in their endeavor.
Social Geodesist Uchendu Eugene Chigbu
"A good idea can improve people's lives"
TUM Alumnus Uchendu Eugene Chigbu is passionately pursuing his dream. By promoting secure land tenure knowledge and practices, he hopes to eliminate land injustices and promote productive economies in Africa's rural areas. At TUM, he realized that he could achieve that as a scientist.
AI Expert Philip Häusser
"You have to venture into the unknown to get ahead"
TUM Alumni Philip Häusser had neither planned to do a doctorate nor to become an entrepreneur. But when the opportunity presented itself, he didn't hesitate. At TUM, he was in good company when it came to breaking new ground.
Top Manager Klaus Richter
"I had people paving the way who really took empowerment seriously"
TUM Alumni Klaus Richter is a proven expert in the field of Global Procurement and an internationally renowned manager. He owes his career to his solid education in engineering and his curiosity for new things.