Who can participate in the TUM Business Game?
Students who are currently enrolled in a German or a foreign university are eligible to apply.
May I apply if I don't have a partner?
Yes, applicants without a partner can choose a counter part, once the final number of participants is selected from the application period. We will provide you with a tool for communicating with other participants.
May I apply if I am not a student anymore or recently graduated from university?
Unfortunately, our event is organized only for students who are currently enrolled in university.
May I apply if I am enrolled in a university outside of Germany?
Sure! Students from all over the world are welcome to apply.
What is the application deadline?
The first stage application deadline is the 7th of February. Apply now under apply now to the application portal.
What are selection criteria? Are there any specific skills, knowledge or experience you are looking for in applicants?
Our goal is to organize an exciting and highly beneficial event for all of the participants, including our corporate partners and jury. Thus, we are targeting goal-oriented, creative personalities which are able to think critically and are flexible in their approaches to solving a problem.
I am not studying management. Can I still apply?
Of course, applicants with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
If I am not selected, can I apply next year?
Absolutely yes. The previous year’s results won’t influence your application in the new edition in any way.
I am selected but I am not able to participate. What should I do?
Please inform our recruitment team as soon as possible. Contact: email@example.com.
Do you have a waiting list?
Yes, participants who are not selected in the first round, have a chance to be on the waiting list. In case selected applicants are not able to participate, we will communicate with applicants on the waiting list. If you are on the waiting list, you will also be informed about that.
As a participant, do I need to prepare anything to solve the challenges before the days of the event?
Each case will be introduced during the event. However, the content will be related to real-life business problems of our partners therefore, we do recommend participants inform themselves about the current buisness and possible challenges of our partners. We will also provide you with tips how to crack a business case.
Where does TUM Business Game take place?
This year´s event will be organised on site, however we have not decided on a venue yet. Stay tuned and make sure to check our social media!
What do you recommend bringing with me to the event?
Your laptop will be absolutely necessary for the event. Don‘t forget your charging cable. You may also bring a calculator with you, since it can also be quite helpful.
Will there be any pauses during the event, in particular between the cases?
Yes. There will be breaks between cases. You can find the schedule of the last event https://tum-businessgame.com/schedule-2021/.