Division 2.3 - Mobility

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The Division of Mobility belongs to Department 2.0 - International Office within RWTH Aachen Central University Administration. Our staff plans and coordinates partnerships with universities around the world and advises RWTH Aachen students, staff, and faculty on exchange programs and stays abroad.





+49 241 80 90660



Our Responsibilities

International Collaborations

We are the first contact for faculties and administrative units in all matters and questions regarding the creation, expansion, and practical implementation of partnerships with universities worldwide. We coordinate contracts with foreign universities and research institutes. In addition we manage RWTH Aachen's central cooperation database.

Mobility of RWTH Personnel

We advise scientific staff as well as the personnel in technology and administration in all matters of foreign mobility. In the field of staff mobility, there are different options for implementation, depending on the target group. In particular, two types of mobility are available for RWTH personnel under the Erasmus+ program: The Erasmus+ Teaching Staff Mobility – Staff Training Assignment or STA – to promote teaching visits in European host universities and the Erasmus+ Staff Mobility – Staff Training or STT – to promote the education of scientific and non-academic staff for career development and internationalization.

Stay Abroad of RWTH Students

We advise RWTH students interested in studying abroad on study options, programs, and funding opportunities, support them in the application and preparation process for exchange programs with the university, and award scholarships for various stays and programs. Our responsibilities including advising about stays abroad in Europe, North America, China, India, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and Singapore.

Erasmus+, UNITECH International, RWTHworldwide, or internships and research stays abroad – there are many Study Abroad Opportunities available.


Your Questions, Our Answers

What RWTH Aachen partner universities can I study at?

You can find RWTH Aachen's partner universities in our database MoveOnline Exchanges

You can also get an overview on the page Partner Universities worldwide.

RWTH Aachen is a member of a series of international organizations and networks and maintains strategic partnerships with Tsinghua University in Beijing, Indian Institute of Technology Madras in Chennai, and the University of Alberta in Edmonton.

How do I go about doing an internship abroad?

Read our tips on Internships Abroad.

What is UROP and what advantages does it offer?

UROP is the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program at RWTH Aachen. It has existed since 2008 and offers students initial research experiences abroad.




Name Contact
Jasmin Haverkamp M. Sc.
Phone: +49 241 80 90698

Stellv. Abteilungsleiter
Benjamin Pietsch M. A.
Phone: +49 241 80 90686

Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter
Projektkoordinatorin IGCS
Lisa van Aalst M. A.
Phone: +49 241 80 90676

Projektassistenz IGCS
Marvin Grieß
Phone: +49 241 80 97851

Assistenz Mobillitätsdatenbank MoveOn
Daniel Eiden
Phone: +49 241 80 97856

Team Erasmus
Leiterin Team Erasmus
Amelie Meiners M. A.
Phone: +49 241 80 90685

Erasmus + Praktikumsförderung
Shari Uszynski M. A.
Phone: +49 241 80 97854

Erasmus+ Finanzverwaltung
Dipl.-Betriebsw. Nina Funke
Phone: +49 241 80 90611

Erasmus Outgoing Student SupportPhone: +49 241 80 90697

Team RWTHweltweit Auslandsaufenthalte
RWTHweltweit: Asien
Bettina Dinter
Phone: +49 241 80 90812

RWTHweltweit: China und Thailand
Peter Hartges M. A.
Phone: +49 241 80 90683

Koordination Bildungsfonds
Birgit Thun-Vié M. A.
Phone: +49 241 80 90840

RWTHWeltweit: Amerika, UNITECH
Jasmin Ahadi M. A.
Phone: +49 241 80 90669