Prospective Students

Studying at RWTH Aachen University

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What kind of reputation does RWTH Aachen have as a university? What are the advantages of studying at an Excellence university? Find out why it is worth to enroll at RWTH Aachen.

Choosing A Course of Study

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Have you still not made a decision?  Take advantage of our services that can help you choose a course of study.  You will find the subject right for you.

Courses of Study

Students learning at the University Library © Martin Braun

What can I study in Aachen? What subjects can I combine? What degrees are there?

Bridge Courses

Students in a lecture hall © Mario Irrmischer

Repeat school math one more time? Polish up basic chemistry skills? Experience a lecture hall for the first time? All of that is possible before your studies through our bridge courses and our online course offerings.

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Other Study Options

Accommodations in Aachen


beds are used by students in Aachen Student Services' dorms. Where do you sleep?

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Help With Choosing a Course of Study

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The Student Advice Centre cooperates with schools and also supports parents accompanying their children on the path to making a decision. Photo: Student Advice Centre

Financing & Funding

Students in a conversation © Thilo Vogel

How much do studies even cost? Find out about the semester fee, BAföG, scholarships, and more on the topic Financing & Funding. Photo: Thilo Vogel

International Students

International students in a conversation © Ralf Hermann

It's great that you are interested in studying at RWTH Aachen.  Regardless if you plan on doing a study abroad semester or all your studies here, we will help you with planning, your arrival, and orienting yourself.