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Architecture, Department

Fakultät 2 - Fakultät für Architektur at the RWTH Aachen

  • Schinkelstraße 1
  • 52056 Aachen
  • Phone: +49 241 809-5001
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Basic information

Total number of students 1,660 *
Number of master degree students 680

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 9/12 points

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 95.1 %
Graduations in appropriate time, master's 62.0 %

International orientation

International orientation, bachelor's 5/10 points
International orientation, master's 6/10 points
Outgoing students 3.0 %

Job market- and career-orientation

Professional qualification for architects

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 2.0
Support in studies 2.4
Courses offered 2.3
Study organisation 1.9
Exams 2.3
Excursions 2.0
Scientific-artistical orientation 1.7
Job market preparation 2.5
Support for stays abroad 2.1
Rooms 2.1
Library 1.7
IT-infrastructure 2.0
Workstations 2.6
Overall study situation 2.0

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department none
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  • Special features regarding teaching
    Internationally respected diversity of subjects in the following fields: Cultural and historical foundations, design and presentation, construction, building planning, urban planning and landscape architecture. Project-oriented course with interdisciplinary modules, design as an interdisciplinary discipline. Research topics, especially projects and research areas integrated into teaching; This also includes German and international self-construction projects. Regular awards and prizes for student projects and final theses (including Euregional Prize for Architecture, BDA Masters).
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    Many partnerships within Erasmus and worldwide; Around 90 outgoing students and 50 incoming students per year; Faculty has its own International Office; Structured recognition procedures. From winter semester 2019/20 Bachelor's degree with mobility window or a 5th semester for specialisation. Formal recognition of credits earned externally is easy for this semester. If 54 CP were earned at a foreign university, there may be the possibility of a "with International Honors" certificate supplement. Two new Master's degrees in English starting in winter semester 2019/20.
  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, ES; Università Roma Tre, IT; Technische Universität Wien, AT; Politecnico di Milano, IT; École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, CH; Norwegian University of Science and Technology Trondheim, NO; Technische Universiteit Delft, NL; Dublin Institute of Technology, IRL; EWHA Womans University Seoul, Südkorea; Tongji University Shanghai, China
  • Equipment of the work places
    All Bachelor's students are given a job. An internal data platform for the exchange of designs is currently being set up.
  • Further information about study entry phase
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Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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