Admissions & Application

Admission & Application

Every semester, approximately 25 students start their Technology Management studies at CDTM. All students go through a strict selection process consisting of an online written application and the interview round. The two-staged interview process guarantees a high level of qualification of the students admitted to the program.

Dates & Deadlines

The application deadline for intake in February (Spring term) is November 30 of the previous year, for intake in August (Fall term), please apply until May 30 of the same year.
Information events for students will take place in November and May.

Further Information

Formal Requirements
Financial Aid

Information Events

You are thinking about complementing your studies by taking part in the CDTM program?
You like to know more about the CDTM? You have questions about the application process?
Then it’s time to come to our information events!
Get infos at first hand, meet currently enrolled students as well as center assistants.

Special Events:

Case @ CDTM
Date: November, 14th 5-9pm
Location: CDTM, Marsstraße 20-22

Ladies @ CDTM: Discover Design Thinking
Date: November, 21st 5:30pm-9pm
Location: CDTM, Marsstraße 20-22
Binding Sign-up is required


Info @ TUM
Date: November, 8th 11:30am – 1pm
Location: TUM Garching, Room 01.10.011

Info @ LMU
Date, November, 10th 10.11, 6-9pm
Location: LMU Hauptgebäude, Room M010

Info @ CDTM Event
Date: November, 15th 5-9pm
Location: CDTM, Marsstraße 20-22

CDTM & friends
Date: November, 23rd 9pm
Location: Park Café

Online Application System


Please visit the CDTM Online Application System and register as a new user. Once registered, you will receive further information on the online application procedure.
Using the online application tool you are requested to give information about yourself in the following areas:

  • Grades and language skills
  • Curriculum Vitae (chronological list of your previous work experience, educational background and international experience)
  • Statement of purpose (a brief statement explaining why you want to take this opportunity and how you think you can benefit from it)
  • Statement of personal and social skills (social commitment, sports, arts, talents)
Start online application