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Sustainability, Campus |

Photo competition: Biodiversity through a lens

Get your cameras ready: The Green Office is organising a photo competition under the motto "Biodiversity through the lens". All ages and levels of experience are welcome: Whether amateur…

Sustainability, Research |

Project RestPoll: Restoring Pollinator habitats in Europe

RestPoll is a new project which aims to permanently restore and connect pollinator habitats in Europe. The project began in October 2023 and will run for 4 years. The project is led by the…

Research |

ESCIB Project Kick-Off: Supporting Sustainability and Circularity in Europe’s Bio-Based Economy

It’s an important step on the way to a bio-based economy in Europe: the new Horizon Europe Project was launched in Munich on 16 and 17 January 2024. The TUM Research Area Material Flow…

Research, Campus |

Researchers see cleaning agent residues as the cause: Why orange juice sometimes smells of cloves

Industrially produced orange juice sometimes smells unpleasantly of cloves. A research team led by the Leibniz Institute for Food Systems Biology at the Technical University of Munich has…

Research |

Climate change: Fungal disease endangers wheat production

Climate change poses a threat to yields and food security worldwide, with plant diseases as one of the main risks. An international team of researchers surrounding Prof. Senthold Asseng from…

Campus, Award |

New Year's Reception of the TUM School of Life Sciences – Research for global challenges

Rising student numbers, numerous awards and top-class new appointments: The TUM School of Life Sciences can look back on a successful year. At the traditional New Year's reception in…

Campus, Studies |

TUM in Weihenstephan offers a Europe-wide unique programn – New Master's program combines agricultural sciences with economics and politics

Professionals in the agricultural and food sector must increasingly monitor international and interdisciplinary interdependencies. The Technical University of Munich (TUM) addresses these…

Campus, Studies, Award |

For the exceptional support of student engagement – TUM honored as a “Committed University”

There are around 170 Student Clubs active at our university. They promote sustainability, engage socially, develop advanced technologies, and create ambitious business ideas. TUM strives to…

Research |

Cow-bound calf rearing: TUM, HSWT and LfL collaborate on research

Keeping the challenges of practitioners in mind: Cow-bound calf rearing, in which the calf suckles milk from its mother or another cow for a while after birth, is a subject of growing…

Sustainability, Campus, Award |

Start-up ideas with a sustainable impact - TUM IDEAward presented to three founder teams

The TUM IDEAward was presented to three start-up concepts centered around sustainable technologies. The student teams are developing a sensor system for high-precision agriculture,…