Online Services

Communication

  • eduroam – worldwide up to date
    Online around the world - an introduction to free WLAN internet access for members of RWTH, and not only through the TH network.
  • Your own email address
    When do you get it? How should you create it? "my.name@rwth-aachen.de". Answers to questions about the personal RWTH email account are available at the service desk in the IT Centers.
  • VPN - Work from home securely
    Secure outside access to internal RWTH web content - the VPN service for members of the university

Security

Service, Advising, Help

Advantages & Discounts

  • Software at an excellent cost
    Here members of the university can find inexpensive and free offers for various applications, such as MATLAB, Pro/ENGINEER, and the Autodesk Product Design Suite for engineering, Citavi for reference management, CorelDraw, Windows, Office and development tools from Microsoft.
  • External computational power
    Use our PC-pools or our high performance computer for complex problems.
  • Gigamove – an easy way to share large files
    Upload or request large files online – scanned for viruses – without any software.
  • Online training
    Expand your skills for free through the Microsoft learning platform - an offer for members of RWTH Aachen.
  • News from science
    Read or post news through the central news server for the German National Research and Education Network (Deutsches Forschungsnetz).
  • Hardware bargains
    Certain brand manufacturers offer computers and accessories at particularly good prices for members of RWTH Aachen.