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 summer courses give you a fantastic opportunity to experience what university life in Germany and particularly at the top-ranked RWTH Aachen is really like.

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Student Testimonials

Every year, we are happy to welcome many hundreds of international students to our Summer and Winter Schools at RWTH Aachen University.

Evaluation in 2017

Here some results of the student evaluation in 2017:

97% of all Summer School students in 2017 would recommend the Summer School program to their friends.
98% of our Summer School students in 2017 assessed the overall value of the program "good" or "excellent".
92% of our Summer School students evaluated the organization of the program "good" or "excellent".
80% of all Summer School students in 2017 could imagine pursuing a Master's Degree program at RWTH Aachen University.


Evaluation in 2016


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 recognised 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 RWTH Aachen 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)