intelligent robotics


20,000 talented people from all over the world study a STEM subject in Munich (2020).


for Munich robotics in the 2021 CS ranking – between MIT and Stanford.

Robotics Startups

in Munich (2018-2022). This puts Munich at the top in Germany!


conduct cutting-edge research in robotics at the Munich site – you can find all of them here.


for Munich robotics in the 2021 CS ranking – ahead of the University of Edinburgh and KIT.

Million euro

Investments robotics startups in Munich (2018-2022) – over 5x more than in Berlin.

robotics news

'Surface Avatar' experiment: ESA astronaut Marcus Wandt controls robots from space, including the four-legged DLR robot Bert. He also explores rough terrain and will support space missions in the future.
Precision, safety and relief: The ForNeRo research project at TUM's Klinikum rechts der Isar receives 2 million euros in funding from the Bavarian Research Foundation for the integration of robotics in everyday surgery.
How can nursing care robots gain trust? The research project "Responsible Robotics" by TUM and the University of Graz got to the bottom of this question and investigated ethical, legal and technical aspects.


The who is who of intelligent robotics in Bavaria. Here we present three randomly selected researchers, click on the button below to see our whole network.

© Astrid Eckert & Andreas Heddergott / TUM

Prof. Dr. Joachim Hermsdörfer

Department Chair,
Chair of Exercise Science, TUM

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Prof. Dr. Hinrich Schütze

Center for Information and Language Processing, LMU

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Dr. rer. nat. Stephan Thiel

Research Associate,
Munich Institute of Robotics and Machine Intelligence, TUM

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