How can I apply for a CIT account?

Last modified by Aysegül Omus on 2024/02/23 14:33

Applying for a CIT account for non-CIT students

1. CIT Students

Wenn Sie an der Fakultät TUM School of Computation, Information and Technology studieren, bekommen Sie automatisch eine CIT Kennung. Ihr CIT If you study at the TUM School of Computation, Information, and Technology, you will automatically receive a CIT identifier. Your CIT account will be linked to your TUM account and is valid as long as your TUM account is valid. Your data (surname, first name, date of birth, student number) will be taken from your TUM account.

2. CIT Employees/Guests/Assistants from other universities or faculties of the TUM

If you work at a chair or at the school office, please contact your chair administrator so that he/she can apply for a CIT account in the StructureDB for you and manage it later. If you don't know who your chair admin is, please feel free to send us an email to Your chair admin is then the contact person for problems with the account and can, for example, enter the cost center for FollowMe.

3. Guest Students

If you have events at the TUM School of Computation, Information and Technology (CIT), you can apply for a CIT account from IT Operations. Please also write the name of the event.

    First name:
    Last name:
    Birth date:
    Student number:
    LRZ identifier (e.g. lr89ito):
    Course of study:
    Reason for request:

4. FAQs

  1.  I have forgotten my CIT ID, who should I contact? If you have forgotten your ID, please feel free to send us an email to Please also tell us your LRZ ID!
  2.  My CIT account details are incorrect, how can I have them changed? If you are a guest auditor or CIT student, you can contact us by email at If you are an employee/guest or student assistant from another faculty, please contact your chair admin.
  3.  I have forgotten my CIT password, how can I change it? You can change it yourself on this page. In our Wiki, you will find instructions on how to change the CIT password.
  4.  My name has changed, I would like to have it changed. Who is the contact person? Please write us an email to