Team for International M.Sc. Programmes
The decision to invest in a Master of Science degree is a big step in your life, and you should be sure that you are choosing the right programme and the right university.
The RWTH Aachen University is one of Germany's Universities of Excellence. It is a place where the future of our industrialized world is thought out. The University is proving to be a hotspot with increasing international recognition where innovative answers to global challenges are developed.
The RWTH Aachen University's success in Germany's Excellence Initiative reflects its outstanding reputation for research and education in science, technology, and engineering fields.
RWTH Aachen University secures top places in university rankings every year:
The University receives funding for the implementation of its institutional strategy, RWTH 2020: Meeting Global Challenges, which was endorsed by the German Research Association (DFG) and the German Council of Science and Humanities. Funding was also approved for the University's three clusters of excellence and the AICES Graduate School.
With its outstanding performance in the first round of the Excellence Initiative, the RWTH Aachen University has confirmed its place among Germany's top institutions of higher education.
With 260 institutes in nine faculties, the RWTH Aachen University is one of Europe's premier educational and research institution.
There are currently 43,721 students enrolled in 152 courses of study. Education at the RWTH Aachen is application oriented, resulting in its graduates becoming young professionals and leaders that are highly sought after in the economy.
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The RWTH International Academy organises a variety of career-oriented events and excursions. Furthermore, we provide useful information on internships and student asisstant jobs and assist you in writing applications.
Teaching and Research at RWTH are characterised by an interdisciplinary approach and have relevance to real-world problems. In 2011, collaboration with industry and the acquisition of research funding, e.g. from public bodies such as the EU, resulted in an external funding budget of about €300 million.
Aachen's student community is very international. During the winter term 2016/17, 8,556 international students were studying at the RWTH Aachen University. This amounts about 18 % of all students. Source: RWTH Aachen University.
Aachen is located right at the “Border Triangle”, where the borders of Germany, Belgium, and the Netherlandsmeet. One attraction of living in this area are the short travel distances to cities such as Amsterdam, Brussels, Cologne or even Paris.
Aachen is a safe, open-minded, multi-cultural, and not too big a student city.
Germany has a much lower crime rate than the US, Canada, or the UK according to the Global Study on Homicide 2013, published in April 2014, by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).
The historic city centre of Aachen looks back on a history of thousands of years, with the imperial cathedral as its focal point. (Video)
Partner of the RWTH Aachen University and RWTH International Academy for certification of quality management systems in systems accreditation is 'ASIIN e.V.' This accreditation agency for degree programmes sets standards for programmes in engineering, computer science, natural sciences, mathematics, and teaching qualification. All master's degree programmes offered in cooperation with the faculty of mechanical engineering of the RWTH Aachen University and RWTH International Academy have been accreditated by ASIIN. The accreditation has to be updated in regular five-year periods to ensure a continuous level of quality and further improvement.
See also www.asiin-e.v.de
Source: RWTH Aachen's official website
Team for International M.Sc. Programmes
Thank you so much to our PSE students René, Fidel, Mario and Yoen!