Applicants of the Master's program in Finance and Information Management can also apply for the FIM Scholarship or the FIM Scholarship Plus.

The FIM Scholarship consists of a financial contribution to living expenses in the amount of 500 euros per month.

The FIM Scholarship Plus on the other hand consists of a financial contribution to living expenses in the amount of 1200 euros per month.

Applicants for whom funding a Master’s degree would impose a disproportionate financial burden can apply for the FIM scholarship Plus which is intended to provide broader cost of living support.

You can apply for both of these scholarships through this form. Please follow the instructions below.

The procurement regulation of the FIM scholarship can be found here

The procurement regulation of the FIM scholarship PLUS can be found here.

Please note: If you apply for the FIM Scholarship PLUS, you automatically apply for the FIM Scholarship as well.

The following criteria are decisive for both scholarship programs, the FIM Scholarship as well as the FIM Scholarship PLUS:

  • Excellence

Outstanding performance and talent in academic achievements are crucial, in particular, regarding the final grade of the previous course of study. In addition, proof of special successes, awards and prizes, previous professional activity and internships will be considered.

  • Social Impact

Extracurricular activities such as volunteering, social, university involvement, or participation in associations or clubs can also be submitted.

  • Social circumstances & Diversity

Furthermore, personal or family circumstances will also be taken into account. Such special circumstances include:

  • illnesses and disabilities,
  • caring for one's own children, especially as a single parent, or close relatives in need of care,
  • working in the family business or
  • family background can be brought in.

Female applicants for scholarships may be given priority in the case of comparable qualifications according to the criteria above in order to promote women in the FIM program.

In addition, international applicants with comparable qualifications may be given priority over German nationals, in order to promote diversity within the program.

In addition, the following criterion is essential for the FIM Scholarship PLUS:

  • Special financial need

Applicants must proof that they have disproportionate financial burden and they cannot fund a master's degree without support.

Therefore, the form queries the relevant information.

When filling out the form, please note that the information cannot be saved temporarily. Therefore, it may be advisable to write your answers beforehand, for example in a Word document. Please make sure to include your last name in the title of the PDF-file, example:

"Doe__ Employment contract _companyname"

To apply, please fill out this online form completely and submit it by 06/30/2022.

We will inform you about the status of your application via e-Mail by the beginning of the winter semester 2022/2023 at the latest.

Online Application Scholarship FIM

* Mandatory

General informationen

Income status

Cultural and social

Further information

Document upload

- Size: Max. 1 MB
- Length: max. one to one and a half pages
- If applicable: Details of how the selection criteria are met, e.g. honorary posts, personal circumstances, etc. This information can only be considered if supporting documents are submitted as an attachment.
- Size: Max. 1 MB
- Tabular curriculum vitae, one to max. two pages
- Educational history in chronological order
- Size: Max. 1 MB
Proof of current academic achievements
Only include grades that are relevant and can be clearly assigned to the respective course of study according to the study regulations.
- Length: approx. 3 minutes
- Please describe in the video why you should receive a FIM scholarship
- If applicable: Details of how the selection criteria are met, e.g. honorary posts, personal circumstances, etc. This information can only be considered if supporting documents are submitted as an attachment.
- Please note that submitting a pitch video is a mandatory requirement to apply for the scholarship. If the upload of the video exceeds the total data size of 15 MB, you may also send the pitch video to alumni.scholarship@wi.tum.de. Here the Declaration of consent for data processing listed below applies.
- Size: Max. 1 MB
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Applicants for whom funding a Master's would impose a disproportionate financial burden can apply for the FIM Scholarship Plus which is intended to provide broader cost of living support.

Please note that the choice of document to proof financial need is done on your own responsibility and must be in german or english language.

If you would like to apply for the FIM Scholarship+ in addition to the FIM Scholarship, click here.
- Size: Max. 1 MB
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Declaration of consent for the processing of personal data

Your application is only valid if you agree with the privacy policy and have confirmed the correctness of the data provided.

I agree that my data will be collected, processed and used by the TUM Management Alumni e.V. and TUM Fördergesellschaft Controlling e.V. for the selection and awarding of the FIM scholarship as well as passed on or transmitted to the members of the selection committee, where it will also be processed and used for the aforementioned purposes. My data will be kept for 10 years.

I have been informed that the collection of my personal data, obtained within the scope of the above-mentioned purposes, will be processed, used and transmitted in compliance with the Bavarian Data Protection Act (BayDSG).

I have also been informed that the collection, processing and use of my data is on a voluntary basis. Furthermore, I can revoke my consent at any time without any adverse consequences for me.

I will address my declaration of revocation to: Technical University of Munich, TUM Management Alumni e.V. and TUM Fördergesellschaft Controlling e.V., Arcisstraße 21, 80333 Munich; alumni.scholarship@wi.tum.de.

In the event of revocation, my data at TUM will be deleted upon receipt of my revocation notice.

TUM Management Alumni e.V.

TUM Fördergesellschaft Controlling e.V.

Technical University Munich

Arcisstr. 21
80333 München

alumni.scholarship@wi.tum.de



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