Reputation and Rankings
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 program and the right university.
RWTH Aachen - Thinking the future
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.
Striving for Excellence
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, RWTH Aachen University has confirmed its place among Germany's top institutions of higher education.
With 260 institutes in nine faculties, RWTH Aachen University is one of Europe's premier educational and research institution. There are currently 45,256 students enrolled in 157 courses of study. Education at RWTH Aachen is application oriented, resulting in its graduates becoming young professionals and leaders that are highly sought after in the economy.
Accreditation by ASIIN e.V.
Partner of 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 programs sets standards for programs in engineering, computer science, natural sciences, mathematics, and teaching qualification. All master's degree programs offered in cooperation with the faculty of mechanical engineering of 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