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Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen



  • Templergraben 55
  • 52062 Aachen
  • Phone: +49 241 80-1
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Basic information
Kind of Institution and funding body University, public
Year of foundation 1870
Total number of Students 43716
Students at this campus 43716
Tuition fees There are no study fees.
Semester contribution 244,75 € *
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Studienorientierung
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Central services
Opening times central course guidance
Mon-Fri (except Wed) 10:00-12:00, Mon and Wed 14:00-16:00. Appointments are also possible by arrangement.
Special features regarding the library
The library system consists of the main library and decentralised specialist libraries; Specialisations in the field of Engineering and Natural Sciences; High proportion of electronic media (books, journals, databases); Extensive courses and guidance on academic resources (research) and work tools (delivery administration programmes); Patent and standards centre with specialised courses (order searches); Extensive and differentiated options for academic publishing (organised repository of the RWTH, open access, bibliometry, research data). more information
Foreign language courses
There is a foreign language centre. Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German as a Foreign Language, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish and Turkish. more information
Special features regarding university sports
The university offers its own sports programme. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. The programme is open to: All students of German and foreign higher education institutions. The students of the RWTH may participate in all sports programmes of the NRW institutions of higher education. Health-focused programme: 2,000 instructor-led courses, over 90 different sports; 14 events per year; illuminated running track, 1,060 m in length; 3 cage soccer pitches (with artificial turf and lighting); multi-purpose beach sports facility, 6 courts; University fitness centre, with 65 endurance machines and 140 strength-training stations distributed across 1,050 m²; 2 outdoor gyms; RWTH and FH break-time exercises, 150 courses for 1,000 staff; Courses to acquire soft skills, with 5 credit points per course in the semester. more information
Areas of study offered
Medicine, Health Science
6,8 %
Mathematics, Natural Sciences
16,1 %
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
6,9 %
Language, Civilisation Studies
5,8 %
Engineering Science
64,3 %
Other studies
0,1 %
Types of degrees
Bachelor's
56,6 %
Master's
29,6 %
Pre-Bologna degrees
6,2 %
Other types of degrees
7,7 %
Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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Studienorientierung
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Find the degree program that fits you best
Study-interest-test (in German)