Student Counseling

M.Sc. Degree Programmes & Summer Schools

The RWTH International Academy is, among many other education formats, specialized in organizing international programmes in the field of engineering for undergraduates and young professionals – Master's Degree Programmes and Summer Schools.

The experienced and motivated team takes care of all organizational and administrative matters, and moreover offers an intensive supporting programme for international students to ensure an excellent working environment. Among others, the following services are offered:

Orientation in the First Semester

  • Orientation Meeting
  • Getting to know campus and city
  • Senior mentoring programme
  • Intercultural training
  • How to apply for a ‚Hiwi‘ workshop
  • German language course before the semester starts
  • Welcome Day
  • ...


  • Mentoring programme and study planning support
  • Group meetings to discuss organizational issues
  • Social and cultural events
  • Excursions and field trips
  • Career events, company visits and application training
  • Daily consultation hours to support any kind of individual issues
  • ...