Online Services

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eduroam – Worldwide Up to Date

Online around the world – an introduction to eduroam, the 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? "". 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

Well Armed Against Viruses

The Sophos Virus Scanner is free for members of RWTH - even for private use.

Secure All Around

Tips and tricks to work free of any worries in the RWTH network

Service, Advising, Help

One for all – TIM user administration

Register once at Selfservice and use all of the IT Center's online services with one log-in.

CAMPUS – Organize and plan your studies

Courses of study, exam regulations, administration and teaching institutions – CAMPUS offers all in one place.

iTunesU - RWTH Aachen Service

The university offers free podcasts, video and audio files, lectures, lecture notes, and other study materials on this online platform. Find out more about what the university has to offer at RWTH Aachen iTunesU.

L2P - the Teaching and Learning Portal for RWTH Aachen

Download seminar materials, view tutorials, and always stay up to date with lecture topics - not a problem with L2P.

At a glance – Online help

Information on activating networks, TIM user administration, software, and other services from the IT Center.

Reference – Software Guides

At the IT Center's service desk, students can get inexpensive manuals on popular software.


The IT-ServiceDesk offers assistance with all the IT services of the IT Center, e.g. for CAMPUS Office, the RWTH email account, eduroam, VPN, and activation.

In shape for your studies, in shape for IT

Free workshops in IT - such as for LaTeX, Microsoft Office, SPSS – this service is available for students by students from the IT Center's fiT team.

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 via Gigamove – scanned for viruses – without any software.

Online Training with the IT Academy Program

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).