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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From cancer medication to antibiotic: Modified cancer drug effective against multi-resistant bacteria

Scanning electron microscope image of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus - MRSA.

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are increasingly the source of deadly infections. A team of scientists from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and the Helmholtz Center for Infection Research (HZI) in Braunschweig have now...[more]

Research Awards for the Promotion of Young Scientists in Food Chemistry

Mr. Hanke presents a cheque to Dr. Froschmeier

The Silesia-Clemens Hanke Foundation supports young scientists in food chemistry at the Wissenschaftszentrum Weihenstephan with a doctoral prize and two prizes each for bachelor's and master's graduates.[more]

TUM IdeAward for outstanding business ideas - Support for teams from medical technologies, robotics and agriculture

The winners are happy about their prices

Bringing research results to society with good business ideas is the aim of the three teams that received the TUM IdeAward yesterday evening. The prize will help them found start-ups in the fields of medical technology, robotics...[more]

The most highly cited researchers worldwide - Nine TUM professors included in the "Highly Cited Researchers" ranking

Prof. Kögel-Knabner and Prof. Weisser in the laboratory and on the meadow.

Nine researchers at TUM are among the world's most recognized scientific minds. Their names can be found in the latest "Highly Cited Researchers” rankings, compiled on the basis of the number of citations in scientific...[more]


Ran an die TUM
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Get to know the TUM Life Sciences Bachelor's programs. Find out more about research areas, job profiles and everything to do with student life. Register now!

Master's Day - Fair for Studying and Career
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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!

Events on Campus Freising

TalkTUMi: Language Café Weihenstephan

International Language Café Weihenstephan

on Wednesdays, 14:30 - 16:30 hrs at the UniBar, Weihenstephan

Wanna speak foreign languages and meet new people from all around the globe? Join us for the language café!



SFB924 Colloquium - 23.01.2020 at 17:15 h, HS12

Colloquium Molecular Mechanisms of Agronomic Traits

Molecular Mechanisms of Agronomic Traits:

Dr. Paula Duque (Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência Lisbon):

RNA-based control of ABA responses during early plant growth..