Spring School | German Language and Culture

In this Spring School you can experience three intensive weeks filled with German language and cultural adventures. Together with experienced German teachers from the Language Center of the RWTH, you will gain first insights into German grammar and vocabulary. During the individual sessions of the Tandem Program, you will have the opportunity to interact with German-speaking students at RWTH and practice your acquired language skills directly.

Study format:
Short Course | Spring School
3 weeks: February 25 - March 16, 2024
On campus
Course fees:
3,750 €
RWTH Aachen University Certificate
German & English

Immerse yourself in German language and culture

  • Get to know the German culture from a linguistic side
  • Learn the most important aspects of German grammar
  • Expand your knowledge alongside German teachers
  • Exchange questions and experiences with your tandem partner
  • Discover German culture through food and a local city tour

German Language Class

German Language Tandem

Experience German Culture

Benefit from excellent teaching of RWTH Aachen University

The Language Center is responsible for providing language training for students and academic members of RWTH. In cooperation with the RWTH, our Spring School was uniquely designed for international students who want to gain insights into student life in Germany, here at RWTH Aachen University – one of Europe’s leading science and research institutions.

What makes RWTH Short Courses special?

Excellent learning environment

Through the variety of lectures, tutorials, case studies, and practical work RWTH pursues an integrated learning approach, in which students are the active drivers of knowledge discovery and application.

Academic and social supporting program

Get in touch with both theoretical learning and application in real life. Besides the classes, enjoy city trips, sing karaoke, and have dinner with the other interational students and the RWTH mentors your age.

Comfortable stay in the historic city of Aachen

Benefit from an all-around comfortable stay. Besides the course, your accommodation, transportation ticket and catering is included so that you can fully focus on learning and enjoying your time.

Official RWTH certificate of participation

Stand out in the global job market and boost your career with a certificate from one of the most highly recognized technical universities in Germany, Europe and worldwide.

Are you interested in German Language and Culture?

Every year we welcome students from all over the world. You can become part of our international student community if you are:

  • at least 18 years old
  • a student at Keio University
  • proficient in the English language
  • have basic knowledge of the German language

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Aachen!

Please consult with your home university to learn about the application procedure for this exclusive cooperation program between RWTH Aachen and Keio University.

Further Information & Downloads

Download our program flyer here!

In case you have any questions, feel free to send us an email or contact us via WhatsApp.

The program was very well organized so that the participants can actually experience German culture as well as German language. This program enabled me to improve my German skills everywhere, inside and outside the class, and also to gain the insight a student life in the city Aachen.

Satoshi Kusakabe, Japan | Spring School 2023

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