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International Office

  Team photo of Division 2.0 – International Office © Martin Braun

Department 2.0 - International Office belongs to RWTH Aachen Central University Administration and is broken down into four divisions.


Our Responsibilities

Department 2.0 - International Office coordinates RWTH Aachen's international relationships, develops programs with partner universities abroad, and advises and supports international students, and students wishing to spend time abroad. The department also creates the programs for visits by international delegations.

Advising and Support

Our employees are responsible for the advising, admission, and enrollment of international students who seek to acquire a degree at RWTH Aachen. 

RWTH Aachen Liaison Office

The department also coordinates the RWTH Aachen liaison office abroad in Beijing.


Your Questions, Our Answers

Does RWTH Aachen have internationalization guidelines?

Yes. You can see them in our university's Internationalisation Plan.

Where can I get more information about partnerships with international universities?

Information about RWTH Aachen partnerships with other international universities can be found on the page Internationalisation.



Name Contact
Zentralbereich des Dezernats
Henriette Finsterbusch Ph.D.
Phone: +49 241 80 90663

Vivien KowalikPhone: +49 241 80 90664

Besucherprogramme Hochschulpartnerschaften / IntSpire / ZIP
Kathrin Helsen M. A.
Phone: +49 241 80 90665

Interne Anfragen / Internal inquiriesPhone: +49 241 80 90664

Niklas SchneltingPhone: +49 241 80 96636