Summer School | Robotics, Communication Networks and Innovation
In this Summer School, you get to program a robot education cell in a team and make your robot compete! Master the main areas of robotics: robotic systems, kinematics and dynamics.
Study the history of information theory, understand challenges and focus on practical examples of solving problems in modern communication technology. Plus, you learn about mechatronics and how to change or add an element in order to ease innovation processes.
No more registrations possible!
- Study format:
- Short Course | Summer School
- 3 weeks: July 04 - 22, 2022
- On campus
- Credit Points:
- 3 ECTS (about 90 hours)
- Course fees:
- 2,990 €
- RWTH Aachen University Certificate
Build a robot with your teammates and win our contest
This course is highly interactive and contains a lot of intensive and fun teamwork.
- Lectures & tutorials
- Robot education cell
- Case study
- Theory & applications
- Intercultural exchange & social events
Benefit from excellent teaching of RWTH Aachen University
Our Summer Schools are uniquely designed for international students who want to gain insights into German engineering at RWTH Aachen – a top-ranked university and one of Europe’s leading science and research institutions. You benefit from high-value academic content, excellent lecturers and a strong network of industry partners.
Program Outline | Summer School 2022
The Summer School covers the fundamentals of robotics, information theory and communication systems. It features the use of a robot education cell as well as practical examples of solving problems in modern communication technology.
You learn about kinematic and dynamic behavior of robotic systems and also define and manage technical requirements.
Your Lecturers | Summer School 2022
The Institute of Mechanism Theory, Machine Dynamics and Robotics (IGMR), the research group ISEK and the RoboScope as part of the Institute for Information Management in Mechanical Engineering (IMA) conduct the academic content.
Research areas include mechanism theory and kinematics, machine dynamics and vibration technology, robotics and mechatronics, and information theory and communication systems.
The contents of the program may change. RWTH International Academy reserves the right to make changes to the organization, the staffing or the running of a program that have no major effect on the overall character of the program.
What's included? Enjoy a comfortable stay in Aachen
With our all-inclusive package we provide our participants a carefree stay in the charming historic city of Aachen. The program fees of each on-campus program contain for example:
- Accommodation (usually 3-or 4-bed rooms)
- Breakfast and lunch on weekdays
- A local public transportation ticket
- Broad supporting program
- Personal support from local mentors
- Emergency contact
- Certificate from RWTH Aachen University
No more registrations possible! Registrations for next year are possible as of November 01,2022.
Are you interested in our Summer School?
Level up your skills and upgrade your CV in one of our programs this summer. Make the most out of your freetime and earn an RWTH certificate with 3 Credit Points (ECTS) for your outstanding effort. Besides, as a participant you create unforgettable memories.
Check out the requirements to participate
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
- pursue your higher education
- 1st/2nd year of studies completed
- degree related to our program
- are proficient in the English language
Desirable is basic knowledge in technical mechanics, automation technology, robotics, mechatronics or computer science.
Detailed Topics of this Course
We cover the following topis in this Summer School:
Introduction to Robotics
Robotic Systems and Kinematics
Fundamentals of Mechatronic Systems Engineering
Further Information & Downloads
If you want to learn more about all relevant processes and check our scholarship opportunities, make sure to read through our formalities page. Do you have any other questions? Feel free to get in touch with us or check the FAQs.
Any further questions? We are always happy to help you!
The Short Term Programs Team of RWTH International Academy is looking forward to welcoming you to Aachen or in our Online Courses! Should you have any questions about the programs, please get in touch:
Phone: +49 241 80 27804
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