Academics & Administration

This section provides master's students with important rules and regulations regarding academic matters: documents to dowlnoad, exam registration, faculty of mechanical engineering info, Super C info, examination regulations, academic calendar.

Examination Regulations

The Examination Regulations are the legal basis of your course of studies: they determine the scope of your studies and inform about all rules and regulations regarding admission, exams, course structure, master thesis etc. These rules are regularly updated. Please refer to the version as indicated for your year of intake.

Academic Calender

The master's courses are organised in winter semesters (beginning 1 October) and summer semesters (beginning 1 April). Intakes are only possible in the winter semester. The lectures are held until the middle of February in the winter semester and until the middle of July in the summer semester. Most exams are held in the lecture free period (mid February to the end of March/mid July to the end of September).
Academic Calendar

Winter Semester 1 October 31 March
Summer Semester 1 April 30 September
Exams Winter Semester mid Feb. mid July
Exams Summer Semester mid July end Sept.


CAMPUS Office System

The CAMPUS system is an online system that provides information on all study programmes, lectures, weekly schedules etc. Moreover, students can log into their own CAMPUS portal to register for lectures and exams.


All issues concerning exams are dealt with by the ZPA - the central examination office

Extending your Residence Permit

Approximately 6 weeks before your entrance visum or your residence permit expires, you will need to extend your residence permit. More information is available on the website of the RWTH's foreigners office.

Overview of Contact Points

You can find a list of all the administrative institutions that are located in the Super C building below:

Super C - The Studyfunctional Center

+49 241 80 23544

Examination Regulations | pdf, 373 KiB
Examination Regulations at MSM | pdf, 931 KiB
MME Curriculum 2014-2015 | pdf, 89 KiB
Module Handbook 2014-2015 | pdf, 845 KiB
Module Catalogue 2013 | pdf, 484 KiB