Strategic Partnership RWTH Aachen and Tsinghua University

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Peter Hartges

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+49 241 80 90683

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RWTH Aachen University continues its succesful Strategic Partnership with renowned Tsinghua University in Beijing and further extends the joint cooperation.

Professor Ernst Schmachtenberg, Rector of RWTH Aachen University, and Professor QIU Yong, President of Tsinghua University, signed a respective Letter of Intent for 2017 and 2018.

For 2017, Master and PhD students as well as Post Docs and professors of both partner universities can apply for funding of research and teaching stays at the partner institution. For this purpose, RWTH Aachen University established the new funding program "RWTH – Tsinghua Research Fellowships“.

You may find all the information on this program as well as on other programs managed by RWTH Aachen or external agencies in the charts below.

The International Office of RWTH Aachen University offers consultancy and support for applications of individuals, institutes and departments.

RWTH Aachen Program Target Group Application Further Information
PROMOS RWTH Aachen students

July 15, 2016

September 15, 2016

Website

Contakt: Saskia Semaan, International Office

ISAP-Programm des DAAD Master students from the

School of Business and Economics

January 15, 2018 Contact: Stefanie Spatafora
RWTH - Tsinghua University Junior Research Fellowships Master students (research projects) and doctoral candidates from RWTH Aachen and Tsinghua University

September 30, 2017

March 31, 2018

Website

Contact: Birte Klemm & Peter Hartges, International Office

RWTH - Tsinghua University Senior Research Fellowships At least postdoc position at Tsinghua University

September 30, 2017

March 31, 2018

Website

Contact: Birte Klemm & Peter Hartges, International Office

Theodore-von-Kármán-Fellowship – Outgoing Scientists At least postdoc position at RWTH Aachen University Autumn 2016

Website

Contact: Christina Patel, Dezernat 4

Theodore-von-Kármán-Fellowship Incoming Scientists Renowned scholars of foreign universities Autumn 2016

Website

Contact: Christina Patel, Exploratory Research Space

External Program Target Group Application Further Information
China Scholarship Council Students, doctoral candidates and postdocs from China Refer to website Website contact via the Chinese partner university
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - Individualstipendien Students, doctoral candidates and postdocs Up to 12 months before the project DAAD Scholarships Database
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst – Förderung für Hochschulen Workshops, summer schools and study programs for students, doctoral candidates and postdocs Varies according to program DAAD Webseite Förderpgrogramme für Hochschulen (de)
Heinrich Hertz Stiftung At least postdoc position in NRW or abroad At least 3 months before the next selection committee meeting

Website (German only)

Contact: Ms. Jessica Hannemann, Academic Affairs

RWTH – Tsinghua Joint Research Laboratory (JRL) Students, doctoral candidates, postdocs in the areas of the JRL On inquiry Contact: Stefan Janssen, Fraunhofer ILT
Sino German Research Centre – DFG/NSFC Förderung für Workshops und Symposien At least postdocs from Germany with their Chinese partners Refer to website Website and DFG contact
Tsinghua University Postdoctoral Support Project At least postdoc Refer to website Website (Chinese only) und Flyer (English)

 

Please note

Double funding, i.e. receiving multiple grants from several scholarship programs offered by RWTH Aachen or other public funding organizations, is not possible.