Technical University of Munich (TUM)
The Technical University of Munich is a research university with campuses in Munich, Garching and Freising-Weihenstephan. It is a member of TU9, an incorporated society of the largest and most notable German institutes of technology. TUM is ranked 4th overall in Reuters 2017 European Most Innovative University ranking.
Munich is the capital and the most populated city in the state of Bavaria, on the banks of river Isar north of the Bavarian Alps. Munich is the third largest city of Germany, after Berlin and Hamburg. The city is a major hub of arts, advanced technologies, finance, publishing, culture, innovation, education, business, and tourism in Germany and Europe and en-joys a very high standard and quality of living, reaching 1st in Germany and 4th worldwide (2015).