Why choose us?

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 popular spot with increasing international recognition where innovative answers to global challenges are developed.

Our International Guest Student Programme give you a fantastic opportunity to experience what university life in Germany and particularly at the top-ranked RWTH Aachen University is really like.

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Student Testimonials

Every year, we are glad to welcome international students to our International Guest Student Programme at RWTH Aachen University.

Evaluation in 2018

Here some results of the student evaluation in 2018:

100% of all International Guest students in 2018 would recommend the program to their friends.
98% of our International Guest students in 2018 assessed the overall value of the program "excellent".
98% of our International Guest students 2018 evaluated the organization of the program "excellent".
100% of all International Guest students in 2018 get an approval for a Master's Degree program at RWTH International Academy.



According to QS-World Ranking, RWTH Aachen University "is the largest university of technology in Germany and one of the most renowned in Europe. Every year, numerous international students and scientists come to the university to benefit from its high quality courses and excellent facilities, both of which are recognized at an international level. [...] With its 260 institutes in nine faculties, RWTH Aachen is among the leading European scientific and research institutions." (Source: https://www.topuniversities.com/universities/rwth-aachen-university)

QS World University Ranking
German University Ranking by Wirtschaftswoche


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 the RWTH Aachen University and RWTH International Academy have been accredited 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  (Source: RWTH Aachen's official website)