Summer School | Artificial Intelligence in Industrial Applications

The modern world is characterized by computers that facilitate our daily lives. Most of these computers and devices use Artificial Intelligence to do so. Whether we focus on applications for the private sector, such as smartphones and apps, or focus on the industrial environment, such as a factory, Artificial Intelligence solutions surround us anywhere.

The program commences by introducing the fundamentals of Cyber Physical Systems, Network Infrastructure, Innovative Sensor Systems and Data Integration, in order to provide a comprehensive understanding of data acquisition in an industrial context as well as a training in programming languages and tools commonly used for industrial AI, such as Python, scikit learn, and TensorFlow (Keras).

Study format:
Short Course | Summer School
2 weeks: June 23 - July 6, 2024
On campus
Credit Points:
3 ECTS (about 75 hours)
Course fees:
2,250 €
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10% Early Bird Discount*: Complete your registration before March 1 and save 225 €!
15% Friends & Peers Discount*: Convince a friend to participate with you and save 335 € each!

*The discounts are not combinable.

Immerse yourself in artificial neural networks and deep learning

  • Understand Key AI concepts such as machine learning, deep learning, reinforcement learning and time series processing
  • Apply Supervised Learning in Predictive Quality
  • Perform information integration in industrial networks
  • Assess the potential of data driven solutions for industrial scenarios
  • Master programming basics in Python
  • Select appropriate Machine Learning techniques based on the data at hand

Industry 4.0, Cyber-Physical Systems and Data Analytics

Information and Communication Technology

Industrial Internet of Things

Python and Database Programming Basics

Deep Learning & Artificial Neural Networks

Would you like to have credits accredited at your home university? A detailed module description is available here upon request.

Visit to Mitsubishi Electric Europe: Insights into the world of AI and smart manufacturing

You want to see how AI-based technologies are used in the industry? No problem! You will not only learn theoretical concepts, but also experience how they are put into practice during a company visit. Find out what our participants experienced at our partner Mitsubishi Electric Europe!

Have a look here!

What makes RWTH Summer Schools special?

Excellent learning environment

Through the variety of lectures, tutorials, case studies, and lab 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 research and industry at institute, lab and company visits. Besides that, enjoy city trips, sing karaoke, and have a BBQ with the other interational students 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 with credit points

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 Artificial Intelligence?

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
  • in your Bachelor's, Master's, in between or recently graduated
  • proficient in the English language

Desirable is basic knowledge in the following areas: Lecture „Artificial Intelligence“ (or objective evidence of equivalent knowledge), interest in logic-based programming. Linux skills are beneficial.

It is beneficial if your study degree is related to this program.

50% Scholarships available for highly qualified students - Only until April 1!

Students enrolled at a university located in one of the listed countries are eligible for a scholarship worth 1,125 €. Check out the conditions here.

Further Information & Downloads

Download the info package, including:

  • Exemplary Weekly Schedule
  • Program Flyer & Brochure

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

The "Artificial Intelligence in Industrial Applications" Summer School significantly advanced my technical skills and provided practical insights into AI's applications. I gained hands-on experience with machine learning algorithms for industrial optimization and predictive analytics, equipping me to drive real-world innovation. The Summer School's top-tier university setting introduced me to state-of-the-art facilities and a vibrant international community. Interacting with peers from around the world not only enriched my understanding of AI's global impact on industries but also fostered lasting friendships that transcend borders. This experience encapsulated true cultural immersion and left me with a valuable network for the future.

Guilherme Araújo , Brazil

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