Automation and Simulation

In this Summer School, students receive an introduction to cutting-edge computer technology and methods used in mechanical engineering. The programme offers an overview of numerical methods used to solve engineering problems, as well as an introduction to calculation and simulation techniques in production.

The RWTH International Academy works closely together with the International Office, the Language Center of the RWTH Aachen University and the Institute of General Mechanics (IAM) to offer a perfect mix of technical study and cultural experience.




Study format:
Summer School
3 weeks (10 to 28 July, 2017)
90 Teaching Units (Numerical Differentiation, Numerical Integration, Finite Element Methods)
Course fees:
2,800.00 EUR (including tuition fees, accommodation, half board, social activities and excursions)
Certificate (containing list of modules, workload and grades for acknowledgement of the ECTS Credits at your home university)


Dr. Alexandra Pereira Martins
Programme Coordinator
RWTH International Academy gGmbH
Campus-Boulevard 30
52074 Aachen

Tel: +49 241 80-27693

Please note: we are no longer accepting applications for the 2017 Automation and Simulation Summer School.