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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:

  • In 2015, the university was particularly successful in the field of mechanical engineering, which was ranked place 12 worldwide and the best German university within this subject. (Source: QS World University Ranking by Subject)
  • RWTH Aachen University is the university with the most alloted research funding in engineering. (Source: German Research Foundation)
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