Life Sciences at the Weihenstephan Campus

The Technical University of Munich has concentrated its expertise in life sciences in the TUM School of Life Sciences at the modern Weihenstephan campus in Freising. From molecules to plants and animals to ecosystems and landscapes, Molecular Life Sciences, Life Science Systems and Life Science Engineering are explored and taught under the motto “One Health”.

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Looking beyond the horizon - new Master's programme combines agricultural and life sciences

In the Master's programme Agricultural Biosciences, knowledge from the animal and plant sciences is taught.

The new Master's programme in Agricultural Biosciences combines the different disciplines of the agricultural and life sciences in a unique form and creates excellent conditions for committed young scientists. The application...[more]

Prof. Huang from the National University of Singapore receives visiting professorship at the TUM

Prof. Dr. Dejian Huang has a guest professorship at the Chair of Analytical Food Chemistry

At the Chair of Analytical Food Chemistry (Prof. Rychlik), the visiting professor Prof. Dr. Dejian Huang from the National University of Singapore is currently teaching. His visiting professorship has been granted within the TUM...[more]

Bumble bees prefer a low-fat diet - A bumble bee’s diet affects survival and reproductive capabilities

EA bumblebee collects pollen from a flower.

Are bees dying of malnourishment? Professor Sara Diana Leonhardt examines the interactions between plants and insects with her work group at the TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan. Using behavioral experiments, her team...[more]

Biological diversity as a factor of production - Relationship between the economic value of our ecosystems and biodiversity

Biodiversity, forests, ecosystem services, ecosystem functions,

Can the biodiversity of ecosystems be considered a factor of production? A group of researchers under the direction of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) are studying the economic benefits that farmers and foresters can...[more]


Master's Day - Fair for Studying and Career
Image: Uli Benz

You are interested in one of TUM's graduate degree programs? Get to know our master's programs and find out which one might suit you best. Learn more!

IKOM Life Science Career Forum

Find suitable jobs or internships at home and abroad at the IKOM Life Science Career Forum!

9:30-16:00 h at TUM Campus Weihenstephan:
Zentrales Hörsaalgebäude, Maximus-von-Imhof Forum 6
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Events on Campus Freising

International Language Café Weihenstephan

International Language Café Weihenstephan

Wednesdays, 14.30 to 16.30 at the UniBar, Weihenstephan

Wanna share your ideas, culture and language and meet new people from all around the globe? Join us for the language café!



CRC 1371 Guest lecture – 18.02.2020 at 16:00 H

Prof. Dr. Patrice D. Cani: Discovering next generation beneficial microbes to improve cardiometabolic disorders

Host: Prof. Dr. Dirk Haller

16:00 - 17:00 h, iGZW DG0, Gregor Mendel - Str. 4, Freising

SFB924 Colloquium – 20.02.2020 at 17:15 h, HS12

Colloquium Molecular Mechanisms of Agronomic Traits

Molecular Mechanisms of Agronomic Traits:

Porf. Dr. Thomas Nägele (LMU München):

System Dynamics of Plant Acclimation