The historical RWTH Aachen Main Building

RWTH Aachen University is a place where the future of our industrialised world is thought out. The University is proving to be a hotspot with increasing international recognition where innovative answers to global challenges are developed.

Our University's Profile

Rector Ernst M. Schmachtenberg signs the Excellence Proposal

Many areas make up the character of a modern university. Get to know the numerous markers that make RWTH Aachen one of the leading technical universities in Europe. Photo: Peter Winandy

News & Events

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What's happening at RWTH Aachen and around the university.  News from teaching, science, and research that you don't want to miss. Photo: Martin Lux

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Research Institutions

Get to know the various institutes, project houses, and chairs and their locations, where research at RWTH Aachen is conducted at the highest level.

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Affiliated Institutes

RWTH Aachen profits in teaching and research by collaborating with renowned independent institutes, our university's unaffiliate institutes. Find out more about their projects.

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University Administration

Layout and structure of our university from the bottom up to the management level

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Staff Councils & Other Representations

The staff councils and Concerns for Students with Disabilities represent the interests of RWTH Aachen's members.

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Central Institutions

Sports, libraries, or health - get to know, the central RWTH Aachen institutions, who provide comprehensive services to students and employees.

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Institutions A-Z

Get to know the institutions, that work for a harmonious environment and provide competent support in various areas of the university.

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