Study Course Coordinator
In order to prepare for your upcoming studies in Aachen, you will need to take care of several issues. This page provides you with an overview of all necessary steps that need to be completed before travelling to Germany.
Have a smooth start into your Master’s studies by refreshing your engineering knowledge before the semester begins. Seize the opportunity to join the Master’s Prep Courses for Textile Engineering!
You can find more detailed information about the Master's prep courses for Textile here.
We offer many orientation events for you to welcome you to your new home and family!
This is the tentative schedule for you - a mix of cultural, social and academic activities:
Health insurance coverage is compulsory for your enrollment at RWTH Aachen University. As a service, we offer you an opportunity to sign up for public health insurance (or apply for an exemption) with our partner ‘Techniker Krankenkasse (TK)’. This can be done during your Welcome Meeting on 25 September 2017.
You are required to officially enroll at the University in late September. RWTH Aachen's International Office will enroll you during their opening times at their office at the central RWTH campus. The details are below:
Office address: Super C Building | Templergraben 57 | 5th Floor, room 5.31 | 52062 Aachen
Opening times: Monday, Thursdays and Fridays 9:30am-12:30pm and Wednesdays 1-4pm
We will explain the enrollment procedure to you during our Welcome Meeting on 26 September, so we would strongly recommend you wait to enroll until you have this information.
There are two main steps to becoming an officially enrolled student at the University:
You must present the required documents as listed in the enrollment conditions on your letter of admission) and enroll at RWTH Aachen
RWTH Aachen's International Office will give you a payment slip including the information you need to transfer the social contribution fee to RWTH Aachen (around 260 EUR) - this has to be paid to RWTH Aachen University's Registrar's Office afterwards (NOT to RWTH International Academy)
In order to enroll at RWTH Aachen in the study program you have been admitted to, you will need to present the following documents:
Along with your admission documents, you will also receive a full list of all required documents. This "Enrollment Information" document can also be downloaded in the download section on the right hand side.
You will receive various documents during your enrollment at RWTH Aachen University. You will need to follow certain steps to complete your enrollment and to activate your IT services at the university. More information:
Study Course Coordinator