This information applies to German citizens, international prospective students with a German university entrance qualification certificate or a German university degree, who are interested in any Master course of study.

Allocation Process for Master

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The first university degree is finished....now what? RWTH Aachen offers a broad spectrum of Master's programs.

The Process Step by Step

Admission

According to the current edition of Section 49, Paragraph 7 of the North Rhine-Westphalia Higher Education Act, individuals possessing a career-qualifying degree have access to a Master course of study that builds on their initial degree. A career-qualifying degree in accordance with the respective exam regulations, is present if an accepted first university degree is documented through the educational background for the Master course of study. We differentiate between open admission and restricted admission Master courses of study.

Legal Information

The legal basis for the admission process in restricted admission Master courses of study is the allocation regulation of the state and admission by-law of RWTH Aachen. For open admission Master courses of study it is the current enrollment regulation.

Five Sentences

The allocation process is broken down into five steps. We explain this to you for

open admission Master courses of study and

restricted admission Master courses of study.